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

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Train  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to London Paddington

$30 - $65

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Bus  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from St Clements Street to Holland Park, Royal Crescent Oxford Tube / ...

$8 - $23

2 alternative options

Bus, subway  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane to Heathrow Central Bus Station LHR - the airline / ...
  2. Take the subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station to Earl's Court station Piccadilly

$17 - $25

Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Oxford to Kensington 53.1 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Oxford to Kensington is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oxford to Kensington is to train which costs £26 - £50 and takes 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from St Clements Street and arriving at Holland Park, Royal Crescent. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Oxford and arriving at London Paddington. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

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The distance between Oxford and Kensington is 49 miles. The road distance is 53.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Oxford to Kensington without a car is to train which takes 55 min and costs £26 - £50.

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The train from Oxford to London Paddington takes 55 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Oxford to Kensington bus services, operated by Stagecoach Oxfordshire, depart from St Clements Street station.

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

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The best way to get from Oxford to Kensington is to train which takes 55 min and costs £26 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £6 - £18 and takes 1 h 22 min.

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Map of how to get from Oxford to Kensington.
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  • Distance: 48.9 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Oxford to Kensington hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $65 and the journey takes 55 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach Oxfordshire operates a bus from Oxford to Kensington every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $18 - $23 and the journey takes 1 h 22 min. National Express also services this route once daily.

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
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station to Earl's Court station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Clements Street to Holland Park, Royal Crescent
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
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 London Earl's Court
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
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

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Oxford to Kensington bus services, operated by Stagecoach Oxfordshire, arrive at Holland Park, Royal Crescent station.

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Oxford to Kensington train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at London Paddington station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oxford to Kensington is 53 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to drive from Oxford to Kensington.

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