There are 5 ways to get from Oxford to Bury St Edmunds by train, subway, 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  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to London Marylebone
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
  3. Take the train from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds

$82 - $122

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K4) to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station Oxford Tube / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Bury St Edmunds National Express

$27 - $39

3 alternative options

Train, Tube  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Paddington Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
  4. Take the train from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds

$78 - $127

Bus, line 13 bus, line 15 bus  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH) X5
  2. Take the bus from Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH) to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway X5
  3. Take the bus from Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway to St Neots, Market Square (St Neots Road) X5
  4. Take the bus from St Neots, Market Square (St Neots Road) to Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) X5
  5. Take the line 13 bus from Cambridge, Gonville Place (Parker's Piece) to Haverhill, Jaywick Road 13 / ...
  6. Take the line 15 bus from Haverhill, Jaywick Road to Bury St Edmunds, Arc Shopping Centre 15 / ...

$55

Drive  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Oxford to Bury St Edmunds 116 miles

$24 - $40

What companies run services between Oxford, England and Bury St Edmunds, England?

You can take a train from Oxford to Bury St Edmunds via London Marylebone, Baker Street Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, London Kings Cross, and Cambridge in around 3 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Oxford to Bury St Edmunds via Victoria, Green Line Coach Station and London Victoria Coach Station in around 5 h 49 min.

Train operators
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Oxford to London Marylebone
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Oxford to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $35
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $65
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K4) to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Oxford Bus Company
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH) to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway to St Neots, Market Square (St Neots Road)
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Neots, Market Square (St Neots Road) to Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cambridge, Gonville Place (Parker's Piece) to Haverhill, Jaywick Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stephensons of Essex
Phone
01376 503050
Email
customerservices@stephensonsofessex.com
Website
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Haverhill, Jaywick Road to Bury St Edmunds, Arc Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Oxford to Bury St Edmunds?

The distance between Oxford and Bury St Edmunds is 145 km. The road distance is 186 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Oxford to Bury St Edmunds?

The cheapest way to get from Oxford to Bury St Edmunds is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2 h 3 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Oxford to Bury St Edmunds?

The quickest way to get from Oxford to Bury St Edmunds is to drive which takes 2 h 3 min and costs £17 - £26.

Is there a direct bus between Oxford and Bury St Edmunds?

No, there is no direct bus from Oxford to Bury St Edmunds. However, there are services departing from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K4) and arriving at Bury St Edmunds via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 49 min.

How long does it take to get from Oxford to Bury St Edmunds?

It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Oxford to Bury St Edmunds, including transfers.