There are 4 ways to get from Richmond to Oxford by train, subway, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 43 min

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

$27 - $70

Cheapest option

Line 490 bus, bus  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the line 490 bus from Richmond Bus 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 (Stop J1) OXF|the airline

$15 - $21

2 alternative options

Tube, bus  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the Tube from Richmond Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station District
  2. Take the bus from Victoria Station Oxford Tube to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5) Oxford Tube

$22 - $23

Drive  •  1 h

  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 1 h.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Richmond station to Oxford. However, there are services departing from Richmond Bus Station and arriving at Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop J1) via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 27 min.

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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 1 h 43 min.

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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 1 h 43 min and costs £20 - £55.

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It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to get from Richmond to Oxford, including transfers.

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Richmond to Oxford bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Richmond Bus 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 1 h 43 min and costs £20 - £55. Alternatively, you can line 490 bus and bus, which costs £11 - £16 and takes 2 h 27 min.

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Map of how to get from Richmond to Oxford.
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  • Distance: 45.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 43 min

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 1 h 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Richmond to Oxford via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 in around 2 h 27 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Oxford
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $27
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Victoria Station Oxford Tube to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Richmond Bus Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 (Stop J1)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk

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