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There are 4 ways to get from Milton Keynes to Banbury by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 44 min

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

$48 - $95

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Bus  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point to Brackley, Market Place X91 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brackley, Market Place to Banbury Town Centre, Bus Station 500 / ...

$14 - $19

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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 and arriving at Banbury Town Centre, Bus Station via Brackley, Market Place. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 23 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 44 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 44 min and costs £35 - £75.

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It takes approximately 1 h 44 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 station.

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Milton Keynes to Banbury train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Milton Keynes Central station.

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The best way to get from Milton Keynes to Banbury is to train which takes 1 h 44 min and costs £35 - £75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £15 and takes 2 h 23 min.

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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 44 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 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Milton Keynes to Banbury via Brackley, Market Place in around 2 h 23 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Coventry
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
Bus operators
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point to Brackley, Market Place
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Brackley, Market Place to Banbury Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Redline
Phone
01296 426786
Email
office@redlinebuses.com
Website
redlinebuses.com
Bus from Brackley, Market Place to Banbury Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
redlinebuses.com
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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Milton Keynes to Banbury bus services, operated by Stagecoach Oxfordshire, arrive at Banbury Town Centre, Bus Station.

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Milton Keynes to Banbury train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Banbury station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milton Keynes to Banbury is 34 miles. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from Milton Keynes to Banbury.

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