There are 4 ways to get from Oxford to Swanage 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, line 50 bus  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to Bournemouth
  2. Take the line 50 bus from Bournemouth Station to Swanage, Sandpit Field 50

$63 - $90

Cheapest option

Bus, line 50 bus  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Westbourne 205
  3. Take the line 50 bus from Westbourne, Alumhurst Road to Swanage, Bus Station 50

$29 - $38

2 alternative options

Train, line 30 bus  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to Bournemouth
  2. Take the train from Bournemouth to Wool
  3. Take the line 30 bus from Wool Station to Norden P&R 30
  4. Take the train from Norden - Park and Ride (Swanage Railway) to Swanage (Swanage Railway) Sr

Drive  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Oxford to Swanage 115.1 miles

$24 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oxford to Swanage is to drive which costs £18 - £28 and takes 2 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oxford to Swanage is to drive which takes 2 h 4 min and costs £18 - £28.

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The distance between Oxford and Swanage is 136 km. The road distance is 184 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to get from Oxford to Swanage, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oxford to Swanage. However, there are services departing from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) and arriving at Swanage, Bus Station via Heathrow Airport London and Westbourne, Alumhurst Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 19 min.

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

You can take a bus from Oxford to Swanage via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5, Heathrow Airport London, Westbourne, and Westbourne, Alumhurst Road in around 5 h 19 min.

Train operators
Swanage Railway Company
Train from Norden - Park and Ride (Swanage Railway) to Swanage (Swanage Railway)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Bus operators
More Bus
Website
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Bournemouth Station to Swanage, Sandpit Field
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Wool Station to Norden P&R
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
morebus.co.uk
Bus from Westbourne, Alumhurst Road to Swanage, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
morebus.co.uk
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 Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk

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