There are 5 ways to get from Oxford to Southwark by train, bus, rideshare 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 Great Western Railway  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to London Paddington

$35 - $63

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Oxford to London 56.3 miles

$6 - $13

3 alternative options

Train Chiltern Railways  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to London Marylebone

$41 - $60

Bus  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) to Lisson Grove, Old Marylebone Town Hall X90

$16 - $24

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Oxford to Southwark 57.6 miles

$12 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Oxford to Southwark is to rideshare which costs £5 - £10 and takes 1 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oxford to Southwark is to train which costs £27 - £50 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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The distance between Oxford and Southwark is 53 miles. The road distance is 57.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to get from Oxford to Southwark, including transfers.

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The nearest airport to Southwark is London City (LCY) Airport which is 6.6 miles away. Other nearby airports include London Heathrow (LHR) (15.3 miles), London Gatwick (LGW) (24.2 miles), London Luton (LTN) (28.7 miles) and London Stansted (STN) (31.1 miles).

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Map of how to get from Oxford to Southwark.
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  • Distance: 52.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 13 min

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Oxford to Southwark hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $60 and the journey takes 55 min. Alternatively, Oxford Bus Company operates a bus from Oxford to Southwark every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $14 - $21 and the journey takes 1 h 29 min.

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
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Oxford to London Marylebone
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Bus operators
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
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Oxford to London
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $13
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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