There are 4 ways to get from Oxford to Bishop's Stortford 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 7 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Bishops Stortford Stansted Express

$61 - $89

Cheapest option

Bus via Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 9)  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, High Street (Lincoln College Library) to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 11)
  2. Take the bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 9) to Watford, Beechen Grove 500 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Watford, Clarendon Road to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) 724

$29 - $37

2 alternative options

Bus National Express  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) to Heathrow Central Bus Station LHR|the airline / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Stansted Airport National Express / ...

$38 - $50

Drive  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Oxford to Bishop's Stortford 83.4 miles

$17 - $26

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oxford to Bishop's Stortford is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oxford to Bishop's Stortford is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 31 min.

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The distance between Oxford and Bishop's Stortford is 61 miles. The road distance is 83.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to get from Oxford to Bishop's Stortford, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oxford to Bishop's Stortford. However, there are services departing from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) and arriving at Bishop's Stortford, The Causeway via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 and Stansted Airport, Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 7 min.

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What companies run services between Oxford, England and Bishop's Stortford, England?

You can take a train from Oxford to Bishop's Stortford via London Paddington, Lancaster Gate Underground Station, Liverpool Street Underground Station, and London Liverpool Street in around 2 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Oxford to Bishop's Stortford via Heathrow Central Bus Station, London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3, London Stansted Airport, and Stansted Airport, Coach Station in around 4 h 7 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Oxford to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $65
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from London Liverpool Street to Bishops Stortford
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$24
First
$38
Business
$35
Bus operators
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
National Express
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, High Street (Lincoln College Library) to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 11)
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 9) to Watford, Beechen Grove
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Red Rose Travel
Phone
01296 747 926
Website
redrosetravel.com
Bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 9) to Watford, Beechen Grove
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
redrosetravel.com
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Watford, Clarendon Road to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)

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