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

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Train  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to Basingstoke
  2. Take the train from Basingstoke to Salisbury

$51 - $77

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Bus  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station) to Swindon, Corporation Street S6
  2. Take the bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Salisbury, Friends Provident X5

$20 - $21

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Drive  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Oxford to Salisbury 65 miles

$14 - $21

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No, there is no direct bus from Oxford station to Salisbury. However, there are services departing from Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station) and arriving at Salisbury, Friends Provident via Swindon, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Oxford to Salisbury. However, there are services departing from Oxford and arriving at Salisbury via Basingstoke. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 58 min.

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The distance between Oxford and Salisbury is 53 miles. The road distance is 65 miles.

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The best way to get from Oxford to Salisbury without a car is to train which takes 1 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to get from Oxford to Salisbury, including transfers.

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Oxford to Salisbury bus services, operated by Stagecoach West, arrive at Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station).

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

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The best way to get from Oxford to Salisbury is to train which takes 1 h 58 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 36 min.

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Oxford to Salisbury bus services, operated by Salisbury Reds, arrive at Salisbury, Friends Provident station.

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Oxford to Salisbury train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Salisbury station.

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Map of how to get from Oxford to Salisbury.
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  • Distance: 52.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 58 min

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

You can take a train from Oxford to Salisbury via Basingstoke in around 1 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Oxford to Salisbury via Swindon, Corporation Street and Swindon, Bus Station in around 3 h 36 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station) to Swindon, Corporation Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Salisbury Reds
Phone
+44 1202 338420
Website
salisburyreds.co.uk
Bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Salisbury, Friends Provident
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
salisburyreds.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Oxford to Salisbury is 65 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to drive from Oxford to Salisbury.

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