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There are 5 ways to get from Russell Square to University of Oxford by subway, train, bus, rideshare or car

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

Subway, train  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the subway from Tottenham Court Road station to Lancaster Gate station Central
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Oxford

$33 - $68

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the rideshare from London to Oxford 56.3 miles

$6 - $12

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Marble Arch to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane Oxford Tube / ...

$17 - $27

Subway, bus  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the subway from Russell Square station to Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 station Piccadilly
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Gloucester Green Bus Station OXF - the airline

$18 - $27

Drive  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Russell Square to University of Oxford 58.1 miles

$12 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Russell Square to University of Oxford is to rideshare which costs £5 - £9 and takes 1 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Russell Square to University of Oxford is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Russell Square to University of Oxford. However, there are services departing from Bloomsbury, Bedford Place and arriving at Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane via Marble Arch. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 8 min.

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The distance between Russell Square and University of Oxford is 51 miles. The road distance is 58.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Russell Square to University of Oxford without a car is to subway and train which takes 1 h 50 min and costs £25 - £55.

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It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to get from Russell Square to University of Oxford, including transfers.

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Russell Square to University of Oxford bus services, operated by Stagecoach Oxfordshire, depart from Marble Arch station.

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Russell Square to University of Oxford bus services, operated by Stagecoach Oxfordshire, arrive at Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Russell Square to University of Oxford is 58 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to drive from Russell Square to University of Oxford.

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There are 526+ hotels available in University of Oxford. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Russell Square to University of Oxford.
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  • Distance: 51.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 50 min

What companies run services between Russell Square, England and University of Oxford, England?

Stagecoach Oxfordshire operates a bus from Russell Square to University of Oxford every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $19 - $24 and the journey takes 1 h 32 min. Oxford Bus Company also services this route hourly.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Tottenham Court Road station to Lancaster Gate station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Russell Square station to Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Oxford
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $65
Bus operators
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
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Marble Arch to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Gloucester Green Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from London to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Russell Square and University of Oxford. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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