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There are 4 ways to get from Kensington to Oxford by train, bus or car

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Train  •  56m

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Oxford

$30 - $65

Cheapest option

Line 27 bus, bus  •  2h 26m

  1. Take the line 27 bus from Kensington, Phillimore Gardens to Lisson Grove, Old Marylebone Town Hall 27
  2. Take the bus from Marylebone Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates X90

$17 - $24

2 alternative options

Bus  •  1h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Holland Park, Royal Crescent to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane Oxford Tube

$18 - $23

Drive  •  1h 2m

  1. Drive from Kensington to Oxford 53 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Kensington to Oxford is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Kensington to Oxford is to train which costs £26 - £50 and takes 56m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Holland Park, Royal Crescent and arriving at Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 22m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Paddington and arriving at Oxford. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 56m.

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The distance between Kensington and Oxford is 49 miles. The road distance is 53 miles.

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The best way to get from Kensington to Oxford without a car is to train which takes 56m and costs £26 - £50.

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The train from London Paddington to Oxford takes 56m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Kensington to Oxford bus services, operated by Stagecoach Oxfordshire, depart from Holland Park, Royal Crescent station.

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Kensington to Oxford train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from London Paddington station.

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The best way to get from Kensington to Oxford is to train which takes 56m and costs £26 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £14 - £18 and takes 1h 22m.

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  • Distance: 48.9 miles
  • Duration: 56m

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Kensington to Oxford hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $65 and the journey takes 56m. Alternatively, Stagecoach Oxfordshire operates a bus from Kensington to Oxford every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $18 - $23 and the journey takes 1h 22m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Oxford
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $65
Bus operators
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Holland Park, Royal Crescent to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Kensington, Phillimore Gardens to Lisson Grove, Old Marylebone Town Hall
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London

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Kensington to Oxford bus services, operated by Stagecoach Oxfordshire, arrive at Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane station.

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Kensington to Oxford train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Oxford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kensington to Oxford is 53 miles. It takes approximately 1h 2m to drive from Kensington to Oxford.

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