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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

$61 - $91

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Bus  •  3 h 55 min

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

$12 - $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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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 distance between Oxford and Poole is 79 miles. The road distance is 98.4 miles.

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

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Oxford to Poole bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green.

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Oxford to Poole train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Oxford station.

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The best way to get from Oxford to Poole is to train which takes 2 h 19 min and costs £45 - £70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £9 - £12 and takes 3 h 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Oxford to Poole.
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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 $55 - $85 and the journey takes 1 h 55 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Oxford to Poole once daily. Tickets cost $12 - $16 and the journey takes 3 h 55 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.

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+44 08717 818178
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Bus from Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green to POOLE, Dorset
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
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nationalexpress.com

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Oxford to Poole bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at POOLE, Dorset station.

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Oxford to Poole train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Bournemouth station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oxford to Poole is 98 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to drive from Oxford to Poole.

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