There are 4 ways to get from Oxford 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  •  16 min

$30 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. S4 / ...

$6 - $10

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. 29.8 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  33 min

  1. 29.8 miles

$6 - $10

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Oxford to Banbury hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 16 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach Oxfordshire operates a bus from Oxford to Banbury every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 1 h 16 min. National Express also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street (Stop C4) to Banbury Town Centre, High Street (outside Post Office)
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Oxford to Banbury
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
A1 Taxis
Phone
+44 1865 248000
Website
a1taxisoxford.co.uk
Royal Cars
Phone
+44 1865 777333
Website
royal-cars.com
Radio Taxis Oxford Ltd
Phone
+44 1865 242424
Website
radiotaxisoxford.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Oxford and Banbury is 35 km. The road distance is 48 km.

The cheapest way to get from Oxford to Banbury is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 33 min.

The quickest way to get from Oxford to Banbury is to train which takes 16 min and costs £23 - £35.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Oxford and arriving at Banbury. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street (Stop C4) and arriving at Banbury Town Centre, High Street (outside Post Office). Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 16 min.

The train from Oxford to Banbury takes 16 min including transfers and departs hourly.