There are 5 ways to get from Milton Keynes to Banbury by train, bus, taxi or car

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 43 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Coventry
  2. Take the train from Coventry to Banbury

$60 - $96

Cheapest option

Bus via Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH)  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H3) to Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH) X60|Max / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brackley, Market Place to Banbury Town Centre, Bus Station 500 / ...

$16 - $18

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point K4) to Silverstone, Cach Yard Farm (Catch Yard Farm) X91
  2. Take the bus from Silverstone, Cach Yard Farm (Catch Yard Farm) to Brackley, Market Place X91
  3. Take the bus from Brackley, Market Place to Banbury Town Centre, Bus Station 500 / ...

$18

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Milton Keynes to Banbury 34.3 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Milton Keynes to Banbury 34.3 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Milton Keynes to Banbury is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milton Keynes to Banbury is to taxi which costs £90 - £110 and takes 40 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milton Keynes to Banbury station. However, there are services departing from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point K4) and arriving at Banbury Town Centre, Bus Station via Silverstone, Cach Yard Farm (Catch Yard Farm) and Brackley, Market Place. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Milton Keynes to Banbury. However, there are services departing from Milton Keynes Central and arriving at Banbury via Coventry. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 43 min.

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The distance between Milton Keynes and Banbury is 25 miles. The road distance is 34.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Milton Keynes to Banbury without a car is to train which takes 1 h 43 min and costs £45 - £75.

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It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to get from Milton Keynes to Banbury, including transfers.

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Milton Keynes to Banbury bus services, operated by Stagecoach Northamptonshire, depart from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point K4) station.

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Map of how to get from Milton Keynes to Banbury.
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  • Distance: 25.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 43 min

What companies run services between Milton Keynes, England and Banbury, England?

You can take a train from Milton Keynes to Banbury via Coventry in around 1 h 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Milton Keynes to Banbury via Silverstone, Cach Yard Farm (Catch Yard Farm) and Brackley, Market Place in around 2 h 47 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Coventry
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $50
Bus operators
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point K4) to Silverstone, Cach Yard Farm (Catch Yard Farm)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Silverstone, Cach Yard Farm (Catch Yard Farm) to Brackley, Market Place
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point K4) to Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Brackley, Market Place to Banbury Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Redline
Website
redlinebuses.com
Bus from Brackley, Market Place to Banbury Town Centre, Bus Station (Bay 1)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$6
Website
redlinebuses.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H3) to Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Milton Keynes to Banbury
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Bounds Taxis Northampton
Phone
+44 1604 626262
Website
boundstaxis.co.uk
Northampton Taxis
Phone
+44 1604 606040
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222

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