There are 3 ways to get from Oxford to Poole by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to Bournemouth

$59 - $89

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Bus  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green to POOLE, Dorset National Express

$11 - $16

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Oxford to Poole 98.4 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Oxford to Poole is to bus which costs £9 - £12 and takes 3 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oxford to Poole is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 44 min.

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The distance between Oxford and Poole is 79 miles. The road distance is 98.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to get from Oxford to Poole, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green station and arriving at POOLE, Dorset. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Oxford to Poole. However, there are services departing from Oxford and arriving at Poole via Bournemouth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 19 min.

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The best way to get from Oxford to Poole without a car is to train which takes 2 h 19 min and costs £45 - £70.

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  • Distance: 78.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 19 min

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Oxford to Poole hourly. Tickets cost $50 - $85 and the journey takes 1 h 55 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Oxford to Poole once daily. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 3 h 55 min.

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