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

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Recommended option

Train  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to London Paddington

$30 - $60

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K4) to Holland Park, Royal Crescent Oxford Tube / ...

$8 - $17

2 alternative options

Bus, line 27 bus  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) to Lisson Grove, Old Marylebone Town Hall X90
  2. Take the line 27 bus from Marylebone Station to Kensington, The Design Museum 27

$17 - $23

Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Oxford to Kensington 53.1 miles

$11 - $17

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oxford to Kensington is to bus which costs £6 - £13 and takes 1 h 24 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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The distance between Oxford and Kensington is 49 miles. The road distance is 53.1 miles.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K4) and arriving at Holland Park, Royal Crescent. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

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

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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 - £13 and takes 1 h 24 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 - $60 and the journey takes 55 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach Oxfordshire operates a bus from Oxford to Kensington every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $17 and the journey takes 1 h 24 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 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $30
Advanced Single
$20 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
Bus operators
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K4) to Holland Park, Royal Crescent
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) to Lisson Grove, Old Marylebone Town Hall
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Marylebone Station to Kensington, The Design Museum
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk

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