There are 5 ways to get from Oxford to Watford Junction by train, subway, 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, Tube  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Paddington Underground Station to Harrow & Wealdstone Underground Station Bakerloo

$40 - $73

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Bus  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, High Street (Lincoln College Library) to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 11) 280|Sapphire
  2. Take the bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 9) to Watford, Beechen Grove North 500

$11 - $16

3 alternative options

Bus, line 724 bus via North Hillingdon, Hillingdon Station  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) to North Hillingdon, Hillingdon Station X90 / ...
  2. Take the line 724 bus from Uxbridge, York Road (UB8) to Watford Junction Railway Station 724

$20 - $25

Bus, line 724 bus  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) to Heathrow Central Bus Station LHR|the airline / ...
  2. Take the line 724 bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Watford Junction Railway Station 724

$21 - $27

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Oxford to Watford Junction 51.2 miles

$11 - $16

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Oxford to Watford Junction station. However, there are services departing from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) and arriving at Watford Junction Railway Station via North Hillingdon, Hillingdon Station and Uxbridge, York Road (UB8). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

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The distance between Oxford and Watford Junction is 38 miles. The road distance is 51.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Oxford to Watford Junction without a car is to train and Tube which takes 1 h 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to get from Oxford to Watford Junction, including transfers.

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Oxford to Watford Junction bus services, operated by Oxford Bus Company, depart from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) station.

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Oxford to Watford Junction bus services, operated by Green Line (operated by Arriva), arrive at Watford Junction Railway Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oxford to Watford Junction is 51 miles. It takes approximately 57 min to drive from Oxford to Watford Junction.

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There are 718+ hotels available in Watford Junction. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Oxford to Watford Junction.
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  • Distance: 37.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 53 min

What companies run services between Oxford, England and Watford Junction, England?

You can take a bus from Oxford to Watford Junction via North Hillingdon, Hillingdon Station, Uxbridge, Belmont Road, and Uxbridge, York Road (UB8) in around 1 h 55 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
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington Underground Station to Harrow & Wealdstone Underground Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 North Hillingdon, Hillingdon Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
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 4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Uxbridge, York Road (UB8) to Watford Junction Railway Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Watford Junction Railway Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
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 15 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 North
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk

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