There are 10 ways to get from Ilkley to Oxford by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Oxford

$84 - $174

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Bus  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Ilkley, Bus Station (Ilkley Bus/Rail Station) to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) X84 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 National Express

$35 - $42

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Train via Birmingham New Street  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Oxford

$106 - $169

Bus, train  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Ilkley, Bus Station (Ilkley Bus/Rail Station) to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) X84 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Birmingham, Navigation Street M33 / ...
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Oxford

$71 - $111

Drive  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Ilkley to Oxford 188.5 miles

$40 - $60

Fly Leeds Bradford to Southampton, train  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Southampton (SOU) LBA - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Oxford

$126 - $307

Fly Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow, train  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to London Heathrow (LHR) LBA - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Oxford

$117 - $292

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Oxford

$149 - $399

Train to Manchester, fly to Southampton, train  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southampton (SOU) MAN - SOU
  3. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Oxford

$113 - $254

Train to Newcastle, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Newcastle
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to London Heathrow (LHR) NCL - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Oxford

$152 - $484

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Ilkley station to Oxford station. However, there are services departing from Ilkley, Bus Station (Ilkley Bus/Rail Station) and arriving at Gloucester Green Bus Station via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway and Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ilkley to Oxford. However, there are services departing from Ilkley and arriving at Oxford via Leeds and Sheffield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 24 min.

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The distance between Ilkley and Oxford is 153 miles. The road distance is 188.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Ilkley to Oxford without a car is to train which takes 4 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 24 min to get from Ilkley to Oxford, including transfers.

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Ilkley to Oxford bus services, operated by First, arrive at Ilkley, Bus Station (Ilkley Bus/Rail Station).

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

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The best way to get from Ilkley to Oxford is to train which takes 4 h 24 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 7 min.

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The quickest flight from Leeds Bradford Airport to Southampton Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Ilkley to Oxford bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 station.

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Map of how to get from Ilkley to Oxford.
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  • Distance: 152.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 24 min

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

You can take a train from Ilkley to Oxford via Leeds and Sheffield in around 4 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ilkley to Oxford via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station), Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14, Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway, and Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH) in around 7 h 7 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Newcastle to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Train from Sheffield to Oxford
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $95
Train from Leeds to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$55 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $75
Train from Birmingham New Street to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $75
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $13
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Single
$24 - $35
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Oxford
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $65
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Bus operators
Arriva Yorkshire
Phone
+44 344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Ilkley, Bus Station (Ilkley Bus/Rail Station) to Leeds City Centre, York Street (NCP Car Park)
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Birmingham, Navigation Street
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Book at
uk.megabus.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Ilkley to Oxford is 188 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to drive from Ilkley to Oxford.

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Flybe offers flights from Leeds Bradford Airport to Southampton Airport.

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