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

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Train  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Hertford East

$48 - $82

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Bus National Express  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford to Hatfield National Express / ...

$15 - $28

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Bus Oxford Bus Company  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane to Heathrow Central Bus Station LHR - the airline / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Hertford, Bus Station 724

$27 - $33

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Oxford to Hertford 67.7 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Oxford to Hertford is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oxford to Hertford is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oxford to Hertford station. However, there are services departing from Oxford and arriving at Hertford, Bus Station via Hatfield, The Galleria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 34 min.

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The distance between Oxford and Hertford is 51 miles. The road distance is 67.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Oxford to Hertford without a car is to train which takes 2 h 31 min and costs £35 - £65.

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It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to get from Oxford to Hertford, including transfers.

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Oxford to Hertford bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Oxford station.

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The best way to get from Oxford to Hertford is to train which takes 2 h 31 min and costs £35 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £22 and takes 3 h 34 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Oxford to Hertford is 68 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to drive from Oxford to Hertford.

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  • Distance: 50.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 31 min

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

You can take a train from Oxford to Hertford via London Paddington, Lancaster Gate station, Liverpool Street station, and London Liverpool Street in around 2 h 31 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Oxford to Hertford every 4 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 45 min.

Train operators
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
$19 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $65
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 to Hatfield
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
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 to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Hertford, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greenline.co.uk

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