There are 6 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Oxford by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London Marylebone to Oxford

$62 - $89

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Bus  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Oxford National Express / ...

$21 - $40

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Bus via Heathrow Airport London T2,3  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop J1) OXF|the airline

$27 - $42

Bus Stagecoach Oxfordshire  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to London - Victoria Station A20
  2. Take the bus from Victoria Station Oxford Tube to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5) Oxford Tube

$31

Drive  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Oxford 94.6 miles

$20 - $30

Towncar  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Oxford 94.6 miles

$230 - $320

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Oxford is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Oxford is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 38 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stansted Airport London and arriving at Oxford. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Oxford is 66 miles. The road distance is 94.6 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Oxford without a car is to train which takes 2 h 27 min and costs £45 - £70.

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It takes approximately 2 h 27 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Oxford, including transfers.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Oxford bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stansted Airport London station.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Oxford is to train which takes 2 h 27 min and costs £45 - £70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £20 - £35 and takes 3 h 1 min.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Oxford bus services, operated by Oxford Bus Company, arrive at Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop J1) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Oxford is 95 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 38 min to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Oxford.

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  • Distance: 65.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 27 min

What companies run services between London Stansted Airport (STN), England and Oxford, England?

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Oxford via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street Underground Station, Baker Street Underground Station, and London Marylebone in around 2 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Oxford via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and Heathrow Central Bus Station in around 3 h 1 min.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$25
First
$40
Business
$38
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
$35 - $60
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport London to Oxford
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from London Stansted Airport to London - Victoria Station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
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Airport Bus Express
Website
airportbusexpress.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Victoria
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
airportbusexpress.co.uk
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
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Oxford
Estimated price
$230 - $320

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