There are 4 ways to get from Oxford to Chippenham by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green to Chippenham National Express

$8 - $12

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Train  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to Didcot Parkway
  2. Take the train from Didcot Parkway to Chippenham

$28 - $50

Bus, line 55 bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station) to Swindon, Corporation Street S6
  2. Take the line 55 bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Chippenham, Railway Station 55

$11 - $13

Drive  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Oxford to Chippenham 54.1 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Oxford to Chippenham is to bus and line 55 bus which costs £8 - £10 and takes 2 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oxford to Chippenham is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green station and arriving at Chippenham. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Oxford to Chippenham. However, there are services departing from Oxford and arriving at Chippenham via Didcot Parkway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

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The distance between Oxford and Chippenham is 43 miles. The road distance is 54.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Oxford to Chippenham without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 30 min and costs £6 - £9.

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The bus from Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green to Chippenham takes 1 h 30 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Oxford to Chippenham bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green.

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Oxford to Chippenham train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Oxford station.

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The best way to get from Oxford to Chippenham is to bus which takes 1 h 30 min and costs £6 - £9. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £20 - £40 and takes 1 h 31 min.

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Oxford to Chippenham bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Chippenham station.

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Oxford to Chippenham train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Chippenham station.

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Map of how to get from Oxford to Chippenham.
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  • Distance: 42.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 30 min

What companies run services between Oxford, England and Chippenham, Wiltshire, England?

National Express operates a bus from Oxford to Chippenham once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Oxford to Chippenham via Didcot Parkway in around 1 h 31 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Oxford to Didcot Parkway
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $11
Train from Didcot Parkway to Chippenham
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $40
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green to Chippenham
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station) to Swindon, Corporation Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Chippenham, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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