There are 4 ways to get from Oxford to Dunstable 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  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to London Marylebone
  2. Take the train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton

$63 - $94

Cheapest option

Bus, line 61 bus  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 11) 280|Sapphire
  2. Take the line 61 bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 7) to Dunstable, St Marys Church 61

$11 - $16

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  58 min

  1. Take a taxi from Oxford to Dunstable 38.1 miles

$180 - $230

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Oxford to Dunstable 38.1 miles

$8 - $12

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

You can take a train from Oxford to Dunstable via London Marylebone, Baker Street Underground Station, West Hampstead Underground Station, West Hampstead Thameslink, Luton, and Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) in around 2 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Oxford to Dunstable via Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 11) and Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 7) in around 3 h 21 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
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 11)
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 7) to Dunstable, St Marys Church
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Oxford to Dunstable
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$180 - $230
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

How far is it from Oxford to Dunstable?

The distance between Oxford and Dunstable is 53 km. The road distance is 61 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Oxford to Dunstable?

The cheapest way to get from Oxford to Dunstable is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 58 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Oxford to Dunstable?

The quickest way to get from Oxford to Dunstable is to taxi which takes 58 min and costs £130 - £160.

Is there a direct bus between Oxford and Dunstable?

No, there is no direct bus from Oxford to Dunstable. However, there are services departing from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) and arriving at Dunstable, St Marys Church via Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 7). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 21 min.

How long does it take to get from Oxford to Dunstable?

It takes approximately 2 h 17 min to get from Oxford to Dunstable, including transfers.