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There are 3 ways to get from Portsmouth to Oxford by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 27m

  1. Take the train from Portsmouth & Southsea to Winchester
  2. Take the train from Winchester to Oxford

$52 - $83

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Bus  •  4h 14m

  1. Take the bus from University of Portsmouth, Cambridge Rd to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane Oxford Tube / ...

$24 - $38

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Drive  •  1h 25m

  1. Drive from Portsmouth to Oxford 83.8 miles

$18 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from Portsmouth to Oxford is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Portsmouth to Oxford is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portsmouth to Oxford. However, there are services departing from University of Portsmouth, Cambridge Rd and arriving at Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane via Victoria, Green Line Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 14m.

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No, there is no direct train from Portsmouth to Oxford. However, there are services departing from Portsmouth & Southsea and arriving at Oxford via Winchester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 27m.

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The distance between Portsmouth and Oxford is 67 miles. The road distance is 83.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Portsmouth to Oxford without a car is to train which takes 2h 27m and costs £35 - £65.

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It takes approximately 2h 27m to get from Portsmouth to Oxford, including transfers.

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Portsmouth to Oxford bus services, operated by National Express, depart from University of Portsmouth, Cambridge Rd station.

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Portsmouth to Oxford train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Portsmouth & Southsea station.

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The best way to get from Portsmouth to Oxford is to train which takes 2h 27m and costs £35 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £18 - £30 and takes 4h 14m.

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Map of how to get from Portsmouth to Oxford.
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  • Distance: 66.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 27m

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

You can take a train from Portsmouth to Oxford via Winchester in around 2h 27m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Portsmouth to Oxford via London Victoria Coach Station and Victoria, Green Line Coach Station in around 4h 14m.

Train operators
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from University of Portsmouth, Cambridge Rd to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
National Express
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 42m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
Stagecoach Oxfordshire

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

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Portsmouth to Oxford train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Oxford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Portsmouth to Oxford is 84 miles. It takes approximately 1h 25m to drive from Portsmouth to Oxford.

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