There are 12 ways to get from Paris to Oxford by train, bus, car, car ferry, car train, plane or subway

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  •  3h 56m

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Oxford

£130 - £367

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Bus via Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine  •  10h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to London - Victoria Coach Station Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine > Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport > Coquelles - France > Coquelles - UK > London - Victoria Coach Station / ...
  2. Take the bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates Oxford Tube

£29 - £36

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Bus  •  9h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Gallieni to London 450
  2. Take the bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane Oxford Tube

£39 - £52

Drive, car ferry  •  8h 10m

  1. Drive from Paris to Dieppe
  2. Take the car ferry from Dieppe to Newhaven Ferry Port
  3. Drive from Newhaven Ferry Port to Oxford

£53 - £121

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  5h 26m

  1. Drive from Paris to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Oxford

£185 - £210

Fly to London Heathrow, train  •  5h 26m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Heathrow (LHR) CDG - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Oxford

£83 - £279

Fly to London Gatwick, train  •  6h 6m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Gatwick (LGW) CDG - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to Oxford

£75 - £369

Fly to Birmingham, train  •  5h 46m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Birmingham (BHX) CDG - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham International to Oxford

£84 - £339

Fly to London Luton, bus, train  •  6h 18m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Luton (LTN) CDG - LTN
  2. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to London Baker Street Station
  3. Take the train from London Marylebone to Oxford

£78 - £307

Fly to Bristol, train  •  6h 10m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Bristol (BRS) CDG - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Didcot Parkway

£91 - £320

Fly to London Stansted, subway, train  •  6h 33m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Stansted (STN) CDG - STN
  2. Take the subway from Liverpool Street station to Lancaster Gate station
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Oxford

£90 - £294

Fly to Manchester, train  •  8h

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Manchester (MAN) CDG - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Oxford

£122 - £446

Questions & Answers

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Oxford is to bus via Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 10h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Oxford is to train which costs 140€ - 410€ and takes 3h 56m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Oxford. However, there are services departing from Paris, Gallieni and arriving at Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane via Victoria, Green Line Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 24m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Oxford. However, there are services departing from Paris Nord and arriving at Oxford via King's Cross St. Pancras station and London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 56m.

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The distance between Paris and Oxford is 257 miles.

The best way to get from Paris to Oxford without a car is to train which takes 3h 56m and costs 140€ - 410€.

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It takes approximately 3h 56m to get from Paris to Oxford, including transfers.

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Paris to Oxford bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Paris, Gallieni station.

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Paris to Oxford train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Paris Nord station.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Oxford.
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  • Distance: 257.1 miles
  • Duration: 3h 56m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Oxford, England?

You can take a train from Paris to Oxford via London St Pancras Eurostar, King's Cross St. Pancras station, Paddington, and London Paddington in around 3h 56m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris Gallieni to Oxford via London and Victoria, Green Line Coach Station in around 9h 24m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £160
Flights from Paris CDG to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £300
Flights from Paris CDG to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £280
Flights from Paris CDG to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £290
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£80 - £310
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £290
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £550
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£150 - £750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£70 - £320
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£65 - £230
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£70 - £440
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £290
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £440
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £160
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£50 - £190
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£150 - £750
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Oxford
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£24 - £55
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£24 - £30
Anytime Day 1st Class
£40 - £55
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£20 - £50
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£20 - £25
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £50
Train from Reading to Oxford
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£11 - £27
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£11 - £15
Anytime Day 1st Class
£20 - £27
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Didcot Parkway
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£24 - £60
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£24 - £30
Anytime Day 1st Class
£40 - £60
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Reading to Oxford
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£25 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£25 - £30
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £110
Train from Birmingham International to Oxford
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £130
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£35 - £50
Anytime Day 1st Class
£90 - £130
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Oxford
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£70 - £210
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£70 - £90
Anytime Day 1st Class
£140 - £210
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Liverpool Street station to Lancaster Gate station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris, Gallieni to London
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£23 - £35
Website
Eurolines FR
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£15 - £19
Website
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£15 - £19
Website
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to London - Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
Blablabus
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 Luton Airport London to London Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
National Express
EasyBus
Website
easybus.com
Bus from Old Airport Bus Station to Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
EasyBus
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Airport Bus Station to Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
Green Line
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dieppe to Newhaven Ferry Port
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£11 - £60
Website
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
£20 - £25
Reclining Seat
£25
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
£12
2-bed inside cabin
£40 - £60

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The best way to get from Paris to Oxford is to train which takes 3h 56m and costs 140€ - 410€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 9h 24m.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Paris to Oxford bus services, operated by Stagecoach Oxfordshire, arrive at Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane station.

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Oxford is 1h behind Paris. It is currently 3:29 AM in Paris and 2:29 AM in Oxford.

Paris to Oxford train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Oxford station.

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Air France and British Airways offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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There are 814+ hotels available in Oxford. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 38 min and costs 10€.

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