There are 4 ways to get from Oxford to Westminster by train, bus, rideshare or car

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Train  •  56 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to London Paddington

£26 - £50

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Rideshare  •  1h 31m

  1. Take the rideshare from Oxford to London 56.3 miles

£5 - £10

2 alternative options

Bus  •  1h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane to Marble Arch Oxford Tube / ...

£5 - £19

Drive  •  1h 9m

  1. Drive from Oxford to Westminster 56.1 miles

£9 - £14

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The cheapest way to get from Oxford to Westminster is to rideshare which costs £5 - £10 and takes 1h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Oxford to Westminster is to train which costs £26 - £50 and takes 56 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane and arriving at Marble Arch. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 42m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Oxford and arriving at London Paddington. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 56 min.

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The distance between Oxford and Westminster is 51 miles. The road distance is 56.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Oxford to Westminster without a car is to train which takes 56 min and costs £26 - £50.

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The train from Oxford to London Paddington takes 56 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Oxford to Westminster bus services, operated by Stagecoach Oxfordshire, depart from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane station.

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Oxford to Westminster train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Oxford station.

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The best way to get from Oxford to Westminster is to train which takes 56 min and costs £26 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £5 - £19 and takes 1h 42m.

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  • Distance: 51.4 miles
  • Duration: 56 min

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Oxford to Westminster hourly. Tickets cost £26 - £50 and the journey takes 56 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach Oxfordshire operates a bus from Oxford to Westminster every 20 minutes. Tickets cost £14 - £19 and the journey takes 1h 42m. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Oxford to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£26 - £50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£15 - £23
Advanced Single
£16 - £23
Anytime Day Single
£26 - £50
Bus operators
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane to Marble Arch
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £19
Website
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Oxford Bus Company
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£5 - £7
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National Express
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Oxford to London
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £10
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Oxford to Westminster bus services, operated by Stagecoach Oxfordshire, arrive at Marble Arch station.

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Oxford to Westminster train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at London Paddington station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oxford to Westminster is 56 miles. It takes approximately 1h 9m to drive from Oxford to Westminster.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Oxford and Westminster. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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