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There are 5 ways to get from Peterborough to Oxford by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Peterborough to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London Marylebone to Oxford

$56 - $108

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Peterborough to London Marble Arch National Express
  2. Take the bus from Marble Arch to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane Oxford Tube / ...

$25 - $38

3 alternative options

Bus Stagecoach in Bedford  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from St Neots, Market Square to Gloucester Green Bus Station X5

$33 - $40

Bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn to Northampton Bus Interchange X4
  2. Take the bus from Central station to Gloucester Green Bus Station X5

$32 - $43

Drive  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Peterborough to Oxford 87.3 miles

$18 - $27

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The cheapest way to get from Peterborough to Oxford is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Peterborough to Oxford is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Peterborough to Oxford. However, there are services departing from Peterborough and arriving at Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane via Marble Arch. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 8 min.

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The distance between Peterborough and Oxford is 71 miles. The road distance is 87.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Peterborough to Oxford without a car is to train which takes 2 h 24 min and costs £40 - £85.

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It takes approximately 2 h 24 min to get from Peterborough to Oxford, including transfers.

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Peterborough to Oxford bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Peterborough station.

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The best way to get from Peterborough to Oxford is to train which takes 2 h 24 min and costs £40 - £85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £18 - £30 and takes 4 h 8 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Peterborough to Oxford is 87 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to drive from Peterborough to Oxford.

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Map of how to get from Peterborough to Oxford.
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  • Distance: 71.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 24 min

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

You can take a train from Peterborough to Oxford via London Kings Cross, King's Cross St. Pancras station, Baker Street station, and London Marylebone in around 2 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Peterborough to Oxford via London Marble Arch and Marble Arch in around 4 h 8 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Peterborough to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
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 Peterborough to London Marble Arch
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Marble Arch to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Neots, Market Square to Gloucester Green Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $23
Website
Stagecoach in Bedford
Bus from Central station to Gloucester Green Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Website
Stagecoach in Bedford
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn to Northampton Bus Interchange
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Stagecoach Northamptonshire

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