There are 3 ways to get from Oxford to Isle of Wight by train, ferry, bus, car or car ferry

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, ferry  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to Southampton Central
  2. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes

$63 - $96

Cheapest option

Bus, line 1 bus, ferry  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green to Winchester
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Winchester, Bus Station to Southampton City Centre, Bargate 1
  3. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes

$28 - $42

1 alternative option

Drive, car ferry  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Oxford to Portsmouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Portsmouth to Fishbourne

$32 - $48

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oxford to Isle of Wight is to drive and car ferry which costs £25 - £40 and takes 2 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oxford to Isle of Wight is to drive and car ferry which costs £25 - £40 and takes 2 h 27 min.

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The distance between Oxford and Isle of Wight is 76 miles.

It takes approximately 3 h 5 min to get from Oxford to Isle of Wight, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Oxford to Isle of Wight.
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  • Distance: 75.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 5 min

What companies run services between Oxford, England and Isle of Wight, England?

There is no direct connection from Oxford to Isle of Wight. However, you can take the train to Southampton Central, take the walk to Southampton City Centre, Central Station, take the bus to Town Quay, Red Jet Terminal, take the walk to Southampton, take the ferry to East Cowes, take the walk to East Cowes, opp Well Road, then take the line 5 bus to Newport, Bus Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Oxford to Isle of Wight via Winchester, Winchester, Bus Station, Southampton City Centre, Bargate, Southampton, East Cowes, and East Cowes, opp Well Road in around 4 h 32 min.

Train operators
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 Winchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bluestar
Website
bluestarbus.co.uk
Bus from Winchester, Bus Station to Southampton City Centre, Bargate
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
bluestarbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Red Funnel
Phone
+44 2380 019192
Email
post@redfunnel.co.uk
Website
redfunnel.co.uk
Ferry from Southampton to East Cowes
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Schedules at
redfunnel.co.uk
Wightlink
Phone
0333 999 7333
Website
wightlink.co.uk
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Fishbourne
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
wightlink.co.uk

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