There are 4 ways to get from Oxford to Swindon by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  46 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to Didcot Parkway
  2. Take the train from Didcot Parkway to Swindon

$19 - $34

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Swindon, Spring Gardens 66 / ...

$5 - $10

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Oxford to Swindon 30.6 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Oxford to Swindon 30.6 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Oxford to Swindon is to bus which costs £4 - £8 and takes 1 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oxford to Swindon is to taxi which takes 41 min and costs £80 - £100.

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The distance between Oxford and Swindon is 42 km. The road distance is 49 km.

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It takes approximately 46 min to get from Oxford to Swindon, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gloucester Green Bus Station and arriving at Swindon, Spring Gardens. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Oxford to Swindon. However, there are services departing from Oxford and arriving at Swindon via Didcot Parkway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 46 min.

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

You can take a train from Oxford to Swindon via Didcot Parkway in around 46 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach West operates a bus from Oxford to Swindon every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 19 min. National Express also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Oxford to Didcot Parkway
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $10
Train from Didcot Parkway to Swindon
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Swindon, Spring Gardens
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Oxford to Swindon
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
A1 Taxis
Phone
+44 1865 248000
Website
a1taxisoxford.co.uk
Royal Cars
Phone
+44 1865 777333
Website
royal-cars.com
Radio Taxis Oxford Ltd
Phone
+44 1865 242424
Website
radiotaxisoxford.co.uk

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