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There are 5 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to University of Oxford by train, subway, bus, car or towncar

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Train, subway  •  2h 12m

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Bank DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the subway from Bank station to Lancaster Gate station
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Oxford

£28 - £38

Cheapest option

Line 474 bus, bus, line 6 bus  •  3h 31m

  1. Take the line 474 bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Canning Town 474
  2. Take the bus from Canning Town to Charing Cross
  3. Take the line 6 bus from Charing Cross to Marble Arch 6
  4. Take the bus from Marble Arch to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane

£16 - £22

3 alternative options

Train  •  2h 53m

  1. Take the train from London Marylebone to Oxford

£34 - £50

Drive  •  1h 30m

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to University of Oxford 65.3 miles

£9 - £15

Towncar  •  1h 30m

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to University of Oxford 65.3 miles

£30 - £120

London City Airport (LCY) → University of Oxford
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The cost-effective way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to University of Oxford is to drive, which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to University of Oxford is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1h 30m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London City Airport (LCY) to University of Oxford. However, there are services departing from Silvertown, London City Airport and arriving at Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane via Canning Town, Charing Cross and Marble Arch. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 31m.

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No, there is no direct train from London City Airport (LCY) station to University of Oxford. However, there are services departing from London City Airport DLR Station and arriving at Oxford via Bank station and London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 12m.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and University of Oxford is 59 miles. The road distance is 65.3 miles.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to University of Oxford without a car is to train and subway which takes 2h 12m and costs £27 - £40.

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It takes approximately 2h 12m to get from London City Airport (LCY) to University of Oxford, including transfers.

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London City Airport (LCY) to University of Oxford bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Silvertown, London City Airport station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to University of Oxford train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), depart from London City Airport DLR Station.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to University of Oxford is to train which takes 2h 53m and costs £30 - £55. Alternatively, you can line 474 bus and bus and line 6 bus, which costs £15 - £22 and takes 3h 31m.

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  • Distance: 59 miles
  • Duration: 2h 12m

What companies run services between London City Airport (LCY), England and University of Oxford, England?

Chiltern Railways operates a train from London Marylebone to Oxford hourly. Tickets cost £30 - £45 and the journey takes 1h 27m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to University of Oxford via Canning Town, Charing Cross, Marble Arch, and Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane in around 3h 31m.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Bank DLR Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £5
Website
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Oyster or Contactless Off Peak Time Fare
£2
Oyster or Contactless Peak Time Fare
£2
Cash Fare
£5
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Bank station to Lancaster Gate station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Great Western Railway
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Oxford
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£24 - £30
Website
Great Western Railway
Anytime Day
£24 - £30
Anytime Day 1st Class
£40 - £55
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Silvertown, London City Airport to Canning Town
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Canning Town to Charing Cross
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Charing Cross to Marble Arch
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£0
Website
Transport for London
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Marble Arch to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£12 - £18
Website
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London City Airport to University of Oxford
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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London City Airport (LCY) to University of Oxford bus services, operated by Stagecoach Oxfordshire, arrive at Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to University of Oxford train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Oxford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London City Airport (LCY) to University of Oxford is 65 miles. It takes approximately 1h 30m to drive from London City Airport (LCY) to University of Oxford.

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