There are 5 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Wantage by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train, bus  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Didcot Parkway
  2. Take the bus from Didcot, Parkway Station to Wantage, Market Place (Bear Hotel) 32A|Connector / ...

$56 - $90

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop J1) OXF|the airline
  2. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H4) to Wantage, Market Place (Bear Hotel) S9 / ...

$16 - $25

3 alternative options

Line 7 bus, train, bus  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the line 7 bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Slough Town Centre, Queensmere (Queensmere Shopping Ctr) 7
  2. Take the train from Slough to Didcot Parkway
  3. Take the bus from Didcot, Parkway Station to Wantage, Market Place (Bear Hotel)

$26 - $46

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Wantage 56.9 miles

$12 - $18

Towncar  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to Wantage 56.9 miles

$150 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Wantage is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Wantage is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Wantage is 43 miles. The road distance is 56.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 6 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Wantage, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) station to Wantage. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Central Bus Station and arriving at Wantage, Market Place (Bear Hotel) via Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H4). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 24 min.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Wantage bus services, operated by Oxford Bus Company, arrive at Gloucester Green Bus Station.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Wantage.
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  • Distance: 42.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 6 min

What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Wantage, England?

You can take a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Wantage via Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5) and Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H4) in around 2 h 24 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Didcot Parkway
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $50
Train from Slough to Didcot Parkway
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $35
Bus operators
Thames Travel
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Website
thames-travel.co.uk
Bus from Didcot, Parkway Station to Wantage, Market Place (Bear Hotel)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
thames-travel.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop J3) to Wantage, Market Place (Bear Hotel)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
thames-travel.co.uk
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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H4) to Wantage, Market Place (Bear Hotel)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Slough Town Centre, Queensmere (Queensmere Shopping Ctr)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Wantage
Estimated price
$150 - $210

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