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There are 5 ways to get from Guildford to Oxford by train, bus, rideshare or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Guildford to Oxford

$40 - $60

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Guildford to Oxford 65.5 miles

$7

3 alternative options

Train via Reading  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Guildford to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Oxford

$28 - $96

Train, bus  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Guildford to Reading
  2. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Station Road to Oxford City Centre, Police Station X40 - river rapids / ...

Drive  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Guildford to Oxford 65.5 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Guildford to Oxford is to rideshare which costs £5 and takes 1 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Guildford to Oxford is to train which costs £30 - £50 and takes 1 h 1 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Guildford and arriving at Oxford. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 1 min.

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The distance between Guildford and Oxford is 46 miles. The road distance is 65.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Guildford to Oxford without a car is to train which takes 1 h 1 min and costs £30 - £50.

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The train from Guildford to Oxford takes 1 h 1 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Guildford to Oxford train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Guildford station.

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Guildford to Oxford train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Oxford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Guildford to Oxford is 66 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to drive from Guildford to Oxford.

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  • Distance: 46.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 1 min

What companies run services between Guildford, England and Oxford, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Guildford to Oxford once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 1 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Guildford to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $40
Train from Guildford to Reading
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $23
Train from Reading to Oxford
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $24
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Guildford to Reading
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $25
Train from Reading to Oxford
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $27
Bus operators
Thames Travel
Website
thames-travel.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Station Road to Oxford City Centre, Police Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
thames-travel.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Guildford to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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