There are 8 ways to get from Oxford to Durham by train, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to Durham

$100 - $160

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Train, train to Bristol, fly to Newcastle  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to Didcot Parkway
  2. Take the train from Didcot Parkway to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Newcastle (NCL) BRS - NCL
  4. Take the train from Newcastle to Durham

$91 - $307

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Drive  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Oxford to Durham 243.3 miles

$50 - $80

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL

$133 - $431

Train to Southampton, fly to Newcastle  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Newcastle (NCL) SOU - NCL

$104 - $318

Train to Southampton, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) SOU - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Durham

$147 - $383

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Durham

$141 - $366

Train to Birmingham, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Edinburgh (EDI) BHX - EDI
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh to Durham

$119 - $351

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Oxford and arriving at Durham. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 4 h 11 min.

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The distance between Oxford and Durham is 211 miles. The road distance is 243.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Oxford to Durham without a car is to train which takes 4 h 11 min and costs .

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The train from Oxford to Durham takes 4 h 11 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Oxford to Durham train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Oxford station.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Newcastle Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Oxford to Durham train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Durham station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oxford to Durham is 243 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 4 min to drive from Oxford to Durham.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Newcastle Airport.

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Map of how to get from Oxford to Durham.
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  • Distance: 210.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 11 min

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Oxford to Durham every 4 hours. Tickets cost $100 - $160 and the journey takes 4 h 11 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Oxford to Durham
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $95
Anytime Single
$100 - $160
Off-Peak Single
$110 - $170
Train from Oxford to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Train from Newcastle to Durham
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $30
Anytime Single
$27 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$11 - $16
Train from Leeds to Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Train from Oxford to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Train from Edinburgh to Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
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
$20 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $65
Train from Oxford to Didcot Parkway
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $10
Train from Didcot Parkway to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $35
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $65
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Durham
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Train from Leeds to Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $24
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Durham
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$10 - $16
1st Class
$19 - $28
Train from Leeds to Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$21 - $35
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Edinburgh to Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $75

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