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There are 5 ways to get from Oxford to Woolacombe 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  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Exeter St Davids
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Barnstaple

$161 - $297

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Didcot Parkway to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Barnstaple National Express

$48 - $82

3 alternative options

Train, bus via Taunton  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Taunton
  3. Take the bus from Taunton to Ilfracombe

$79 - $170

Train South Western Railway, bus  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to Basingstoke
  2. Take the train from Basingstoke to Exeter Central
  3. Take the bus from Exeter City Centre, Prison to Barnstaple, Bus Station 155

$84 - $131

Drive  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Oxford to Woolacombe 182.7 miles

$35 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Oxford to Woolacombe is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oxford to Woolacombe is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h 21 min.

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The distance between Oxford and Woolacombe is 134 miles. The road distance is 182.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Oxford to Woolacombe without a car is to train which takes 5 h 9 min and costs £120 - £230.

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It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to get from Oxford to Woolacombe, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oxford to Woolacombe is 183 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to drive from Oxford to Woolacombe.

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There are 521+ hotels available in Woolacombe. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Oxford to Woolacombe.
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  • Distance: 134.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 9 min

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

You can take a train from Oxford to Woolacombe via Reading, Exeter St Davids, and Barnstaple in around 5 h 9 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Oxford to Reading
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $27
Train from Reading to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $140
Train from Exeter St Davids to Barnstaple
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Train from Reading to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $110
Train from Didcot Parkway to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $35
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $65
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Oxford to Reading
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $24
Train from Oxford to Basingstoke
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Bus operators
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Taunton to Ilfracombe
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
National Express
Bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Barnstaple
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
National Express
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Prison to Barnstaple, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
Stagecoach South West

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