There are 5 ways to get from Oxford to Bury St Edmunds 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  •  3 h 44 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

$75 - $114

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford to London Luton Airport 737
  2. Take the train from Stevenage to Cambridge
  3. Take the train from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds

$46 - $66

3 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 12 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 Mildenhall National Express / ...

$54 - $69

Bus, line 15 bus  •  7 h 25 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 bus from Cambridge, Gonville Place (Parker's Piece) to Haverhill, Bus Station X13 / ...
  6. Take the line 15 bus from Haverhill, Bus Station to Bury St Edmunds, Arc Shopping Centre 15 / ...

$50

Drive  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Oxford to Bury St Edmunds 116 miles

$24 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oxford to Bury St Edmunds is to drive which costs £19 - £29 and takes 2 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oxford to Bury St Edmunds is to drive which costs £19 - £29 and takes 2 h 3 min.

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The distance between Oxford and Bury St Edmunds is 91 miles. The road distance is 116 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from Oxford to Bury St Edmunds, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oxford to Bury St Edmunds station. However, there are services departing from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) and arriving at Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 and Mildenhall, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 12 min.

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Map of how to get from Oxford to Bury St Edmunds.
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  • Distance: 90.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 44 min

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 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Oxford to Bury St Edmunds via Heathrow Central Bus Station, London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3, Mildenhall, and Mildenhall, Bus Station in around 6 h 12 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
$35 - $60
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Stevenage to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Oxford to London Luton Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Mildenhall
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com
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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
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
$10
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
$7
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
$10
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, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stephensons of Essex
Phone
01376 503050
Email
customerservices@stephensonsofessex.com
Website
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Haverhill, Bus Station to Bury St Edmunds, Arc Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com

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