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

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Train  •  1h 38m

  1. Take the train from Richmond (London) to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Oxford

$27 - $70

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Line 490 bus, bus  •  2h 44m

  1. Take the line 490 bus from Richmond Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 490
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane OXF - the airline

$15 - $21

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h

  1. Drive from Richmond to Oxford 54 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Richmond to Oxford is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1h.

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The quickest way to get from Richmond to Oxford is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Richmond station to Oxford. However, there are services departing from Richmond Station and arriving at Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 44m.

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No, there is no direct train from Richmond to Oxford. However, there are services departing from Richmond (London) and arriving at Oxford via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 38m.

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The distance between Richmond and Oxford is 46 miles. The road distance is 54 miles.

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The best way to get from Richmond to Oxford without a car is to train which takes 1h 38m and costs £20 - £55.

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It takes approximately 1h 38m to get from Richmond to Oxford, including transfers.

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Richmond to Oxford bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Richmond Station.

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Richmond to Oxford train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Richmond (London) station.

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The best way to get from Richmond to Oxford is to train which takes 1h 38m and costs £20 - £55. Alternatively, you can line 490 bus and bus, which costs £11 - £16 and takes 2h 44m.

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Map of how to get from Richmond to Oxford.
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  • Distance: 45.8 miles
  • Duration: 1h 38m

What companies run services between Richmond, Greater London, England and Oxford, England?

You can take a train from Richmond to Oxford via Reading in around 1h 38m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Richmond to Oxford via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 in around 2h 44m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Oxford
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $27
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Richmond Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk

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Richmond to Oxford bus services, operated by Oxford Bus Company, arrive at Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Richmond to Oxford is 54 miles. It takes approximately 1h to drive from Richmond to Oxford.

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