There are 5 ways to get from Loughborough to Didcot by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 48m

  1. Take the train from Loughborough (Leics) to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Didcot Parkway

£55 - £101

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Bus  •  5h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway to Gloucester Green Bus Station X5

£19 - £26

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Bus, train  •  4h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Loughborough, High Street to Derby, Railway Station Skylink Leicester Derby
  2. Take the train from Derby to Oxford

£47 - £77

Bus, train via Royal Leamington Spa  •  6h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Coventry, Sainsbury's 48
  2. Take the bus from Coventry, Transport Museum to Leamington Spa, station X17 / ...
  3. Take the train from Leamington Spa to Oxford

£35 - £74

Drive  •  1h 42m

  1. Drive from Loughborough to Didcot 101.5 miles

£16 - £25

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The cheapest way to get from Loughborough to Didcot is to drive which costs £16 - £25 and takes 1h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Loughborough to Didcot is to drive which costs £16 - £25 and takes 1h 42m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Loughborough to Didcot station. However, there are services departing from Loughborough, Lemyngton Street and arriving at Didcot, Parkway Station via Leicester St Margarets Bus Station, Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway and Oxford City Centre, St Aldates. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 53m.

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No, there is no direct train from Loughborough to Didcot. However, there are services departing from Loughborough (Leics) and arriving at Didcot Parkway via King's Cross St. Pancras station and London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 48m.

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The distance between Loughborough and Didcot is 80 miles. The road distance is 101.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Loughborough to Didcot without a car is to train which takes 2h 48m and costs £55 - £110.

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It takes approximately 2h 48m to get from Loughborough to Didcot, including transfers.

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Loughborough to Didcot bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station.

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Loughborough to Didcot train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, depart from Loughborough (Leics) station.

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The best way to get from Loughborough to Didcot is to train which takes 2h 48m and costs £55 - £110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £19 - £26 and takes 5h 53m.

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Map of how to get from Loughborough to Didcot.
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  • Distance: 80.5 miles
  • Duration: 2h 48m

What companies run services between Loughborough, England and Didcot, England?

You can take a train from Loughborough to Didcot via London St Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras station, Paddington, and London Paddington in around 2h 48m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Loughborough to Didcot via St Margaret's Bus Station, Leicester St Margarets Bus Station, Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway, Gloucester Green Bus Station, and Oxford City Centre, St Aldates in around 5h 53m.

Train operators
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Loughborough (Leics) to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £60
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£19 - £28
Off-Peak Single
£35 - £60
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £60
Anytime Single
£55 - £80
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Didcot Parkway
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£21 - £40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£13 - £20
Advanced Single
£14 - £20
Anytime Day Single
£21 - £40
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from London Paddington to Didcot Parkway
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£11 - £35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £17
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£26 - £35
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£28 - £45
Anytime Single
£40 - £65
Off-Peak Single
£35 - £55
Train from Leamington Spa to Oxford
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£28 - £45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£19 - £29
Anytime Single
£28 - £45
Off-Peak Single
£17 - £26
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Leamington Spa to Oxford
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£19 - £29
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
£10 - £16
Anytime Day Single
£19 - £29
Bus operators
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from Loughborough, High Street to Derby, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
Kinchbus
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 Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £7
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National Express
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway to Gloucester Green Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £12
Website
Stagecoach in Bedford
Stagecoach Midlands
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Coventry, Sainsbury's
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
Stagecoach Midlands
Bus from Coventry, Transport Museum to Leamington Spa, station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £6
Website
Stagecoach Midlands

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Loughborough to Didcot bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, arrive at Gloucester Green Bus Station.

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Loughborough to Didcot train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Didcot Parkway station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Loughborough to Didcot is 101 miles. It takes approximately 1h 42m to drive from Loughborough to Didcot.

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There are 675+ hotels available in Didcot. Prices start at £67 per night.

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