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There are 5 ways to get from Oxford to Southwark by train, bus, subway, 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.

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Train  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to London Marylebone

$41 - $62

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Oxford to London 56.3 miles

$6 - $13

3 alternative options

Bus, line 148 bus  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane to Marble Arch Oxford Tube / ...
  2. Take the line 148 bus from Marble Arch Station Park Lane to Lambeth, St George's Circus 148

$18 - $24

Bus, subway  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane to Heathrow Central Bus Station LHR - the airline / ...
  2. Take the subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station to Green Park station Piccadilly

$20 - $30

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 drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oxford to Southwark. However, there are services departing from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane and arriving at Lambeth, St George's Circus via Marble Arch Station Park Lane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 16 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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The best way to get from Oxford to Southwark without a car is to train which takes 1 h 16 min and costs £30 - £50.

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It takes approximately 1 h 16 min to get from Oxford to Southwark, including transfers.

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Oxford to Southwark bus services, operated by Stagecoach Oxfordshire, depart from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane station.

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The best way to get from Oxford to Southwark is to train which takes 1 h 16 min and costs £30 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus and line 148 bus, which costs £13 - £19 and takes 2 h 16 min.

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Oxford to Southwark bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Lambeth, St George's Circus station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oxford to Southwark is 58 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to drive from Oxford to Southwark.

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Map of how to get from Oxford to Southwark.
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  • Distance: 52.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 16 min

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

Chiltern Railways operates a train from Oxford to Southwark hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Oxford to Southwark via Marble Arch and Marble Arch Station Park Lane in around 2 h 16 min.

Train operators
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
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station to Green Park station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane to Marble Arch
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane to Marble Arch
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Marble Arch Station Park Lane to Lambeth, St George's Circus
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.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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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Oxford and Southwark. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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