There are 5 ways to get from Nottingham to Oxford by train, bus 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  •  2 h 37 min

$65 - $100

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 55 min

  1. National Express

$14 - $19

3 alternative options

Train via Derby  •  3 h

$61 - $133

Bus via Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway  •  4 h 27 min

  1. National Express
  2. X5

$28 - $31

Drive  •  1 h 48 min

  1. 103.7 miles

$22 - $35

What companies run services between Nottingham, England and Oxford, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Nottingham to Oxford 6 times a week. Tickets cost $65 - $100 and the journey takes 2 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nottingham to Oxford via Milton Keynes Coachway, Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway, and Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH) in around 4 h 27 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Nottingham to Oxford
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $90
Train from Derby to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$55 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $75
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from NOTTINGHAM, Station Street to Milton Keynes Coachway
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from NOTTINGHAM, Station Street to Oxford
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH) to Gloucester Green Bus Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Nottingham and Oxford is 134 km. The road distance is 166 km.

The cheapest way to get from Nottingham to Oxford is to bus which costs £11 - £15 and takes 4 h 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Nottingham to Oxford is to drive which takes 1 h 48 min and costs £16 - £24.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Nottingham and arriving at Oxford. Services depart six times a week. The journey takes approximately 2 h 37 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from NOTTINGHAM, Station Street and arriving at Oxford. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

The train from Nottingham to Oxford takes 2 h 37 min including transfers and departs six times a week.