There are 5 ways to get from Oxford to Ware 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  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Ware

$47 - $80

Cheapest option

Bus, line 724 bus  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford to Hatfield National Express / ...
  2. Take the line 724 bus from Hatfield, The Galleria to Ware, Hertford Regional College 724

$17 - $21

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) to North Hillingdon, Hillingdon Station X90 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Uxbridge, York Road (UB8) to Ware, Hertford Regional College 724

$28 - $33

Bus via Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 9)  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, High Street (Lincoln College Library) to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 11)
  2. Take the bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 9) to Watford, Beechen Grove 500 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Watford, Clarendon Road to Ware, Hertford Regional College 724

$22 - $29

Drive  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Oxford to Ware 70.2 miles

$15 - $22

Questions & Answers

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

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

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The distance between Oxford and Ware is 53 miles. The road distance is 70.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 24 min to get from Oxford to Ware, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oxford to Ware. However, there are services departing from Oxford and arriving at Ware, Hertford Regional College via Hatfield, The Galleria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 7 min.

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What companies run services between Oxford, England and Ware, Hertfordshire, England?

You can take a train from Oxford to Ware via London Paddington, Lancaster Gate Underground Station, Liverpool Street Underground Station, and London Liverpool Street in around 2 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Oxford to Ware via Hatfield and Hatfield, The Galleria in around 4 h 7 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Oxford to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $65
Bus operators
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Hatfield, The Galleria to Ware, Hertford Regional College
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Bus from Uxbridge, York Road (UB8) to Ware, Hertford Regional College
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Bus from Watford, Clarendon Road to Ware, Hertford Regional College
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
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 North Hillingdon, Hillingdon Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K4) to North Hillingdon, Hillingdon Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, High Street (Lincoln College Library) to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 11)
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 9) to Watford, Beechen Grove
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Red Rose Travel
Phone
01296 747 926
Website
redrosetravel.com
Bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 9) to Watford, Beechen Grove
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
redrosetravel.com

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