There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Oxford by train, bus, car or towncar

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  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Oxford

$44 - $101

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the bus from Victoria Station Oxford Tube to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5) Oxford Tube

$34 - $54

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop J1) OXF|the airline

$38

Drive  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Oxford 84.1 miles

$18 - $27

Towncar  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Oxford 84.1 miles

$210 - $300

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Oxford is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Oxford is to drive which takes 1 h 28 min and costs £13 - £20.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Oxford is 101 km. The road distance is 135 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Oxford, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station and arriving at Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop J1). Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Oxford. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Oxford via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 51 min.

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What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Oxford, England?

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Oxford via Reading in around 1 h 51 min. Alternatively, Oxford Bus Company operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Oxford hourly. Tickets cost $38 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Train from Reading to Oxford
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $27
Bus operators
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Victoria Station Oxford Tube to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 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 Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop J1)
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Oxford
Estimated price
$210 - $300

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