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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train via Baker Street Underground Station  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Marylebone to Oxford

$73 - $107

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Ipswich to Heathrow Airport London National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop J1) OXF|the airline

$50 - $62

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the bus from Marble Arch to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5) Oxford Tube

$50 - $64

Train  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Oxford

$64 - $113

Drive  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Ipswich to Oxford 139.2 miles

$29 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ipswich to Oxford is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ipswich to Oxford is to drive which takes 2 h 22 min and costs £22 - £35.

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The distance between Ipswich and Oxford is 169 km. The road distance is 223 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to get from Ipswich to Oxford, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ipswich to Oxford. However, there are services departing from Ipswich and arriving at Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop J1) via Heathrow Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 48 min.

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

You can take a train from Ipswich to Oxford via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street Underground Station, Baker Street Underground Station, and London Marylebone in around 2 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ipswich to Oxford via Heathrow Airport London and Heathrow Central Bus Station in around 4 h 48 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
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 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $65
Bus operators
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Marble Arch to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop J1)
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk

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