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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1h 55m

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

£33 - £148

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square to Swindon, Bus Station S6
  2. Take the bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Salisbury, Blue Boar Row X5

Drive  •  1h 15m

  1. Drive from Oxford to Salisbury 65 miles

£11 - £17

Questions & Answers

There is widespread community transmission in United Kingdom.
Last Updated: 3/15/2020 | Source: CDC.

Heavy travel restrictions apply and transportation services are subject to change. Please check before you travel.

Learn More.

The cheapest way to get from Oxford to Salisbury is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1h 15m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Oxford to Salisbury is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1h 15m.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Oxford to Salisbury. However, there are services departing from Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square and arriving at Salisbury, Blue Boar Row via Swindon, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 20m.

More details

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 1h 55m.

More details

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

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Oxford to Salisbury without a car is to train which takes 1h 55m and costs £30 - £150.

More details

It takes approximately 1h 55m to get from Oxford to Salisbury, including transfers.

More details

Oxford to Salisbury bus services, operated by Stagecoach West, depart from Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square station.

More details

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

More details

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

You can take a train from Oxford to Salisbury via Basingstoke in around 1h 55m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Oxford to Salisbury via Swindon, Bus Station in around 4h 20m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Oxford to Basingstoke
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£17 - £40
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£17 - £21
Anytime Day 1st Class
£29 - £40
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square to Swindon, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £5
Website
Stagecoach West
Salisbury Reds
Phone
+44 1202 338420
Website
salisburyreds.co.uk
Bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Salisbury, Blue Boar Row
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Salisbury Reds

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

The best way to get from Oxford to Salisbury is to train which takes 1h 55m and costs £30 - £150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4h 20m.

Mode details

Oxford to Salisbury bus services, operated by Salisbury Reds, arrive at Salisbury, Blue Boar Row station.

More details

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

More details

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

Get driving directions

Book your Oxford to Salisbury train tickets online with Omio and Omio.

Search and book

There are 325+ hotels available in Salisbury. Prices start at £75 per night.

More details