There are 5 ways to get from Oxford to West Sussex 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  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Billingshurst

$64 - $105

Cheapest option

Bus, train, line 63 bus  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H3) to Reading Town Centre, Station Road (opp Malmaison Hotel)
  2. Take the train from Reading to Shalford (Surrey)
  3. Take the line 63 bus from Shalford Railway Station to Horsham, Bus Station (Black Horse Way) 63

$38 - $52

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station LGW|the airline

$48 - $54

Bus, line 200 bus  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station LGW|the airline
  2. Take the line 200 bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to Horsham, Bus Station (Black Horse Way) 200

$49 - $51

Drive  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Oxford to West Sussex 86 miles

$18 - $27

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Oxford to West Sussex. However, there are services departing from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) and arriving at Coolham, Slaughter Bridge Farm via Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal and Horsham, Bus Station (Black Horse Way). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 46 min.

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The distance between Oxford and West Sussex is 64 miles. The road distance is 86 miles.

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The best way to get from Oxford to West Sussex without a car is to train which takes 3 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 20 min to get from Oxford to West Sussex, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Oxford to West Sussex is to train which takes 3 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 54 min.

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Oxford to West Sussex bus services, operated by Metrobus, arrive at Horsham, Bus Station (Black Horse Way).

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Yes, the driving distance between Oxford to West Sussex is 86 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to drive from Oxford to West Sussex.

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There are 342+ hotels available in West Sussex. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Oxford to West Sussex.
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  • Distance: 63.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 20 min

What companies run services between Oxford, England and West Sussex, England?

You can take a train from Oxford to West Sussex via London Paddington, Paddington Underground Station, Victoria Underground Station, and London Victoria in around 3 h 20 min. Alternatively, Oxford Bus Company operates a bus from Oxford to West Sussex every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $37 and the journey takes 2 h 19 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
$20 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $65
Train from Reading to Shalford (Surrey)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $27
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 Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Metrobus
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to Horsham, Bus Station (Black Horse Way)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Thames Travel
Website
thames-travel.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H3) to Reading Town Centre, Station Road (opp Malmaison Hotel)
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Website
thames-travel.co.uk
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Shalford Railway Station to Horsham, Bus Station (Black Horse Way)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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