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

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Train  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Salisbury to Basingstoke
  2. Take the train from Basingstoke to Oxford

$49 - $76

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Bus  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Salisbury, Blue Boar Row to Swindon, Corporation Street X5
  2. Take the bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station) S6

$19 - $21

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Drive  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Salisbury to Oxford 63.8 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from Salisbury to Oxford is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Salisbury to Oxford is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Salisbury to Oxford station. However, there are services departing from Salisbury, Blue Boar Row and arriving at Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station) via Swindon, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Salisbury to Oxford. However, there are services departing from Salisbury and arriving at Oxford via Basingstoke. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

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The distance between Salisbury and Oxford is 53 miles. The road distance is 63.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Salisbury to Oxford without a car is to train which takes 1 h 56 min and costs £35 - £60.

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It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to get from Salisbury to Oxford, including transfers.

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Salisbury to Oxford bus services, operated by Salisbury Reds, depart from Salisbury, Blue Boar Row station.

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Salisbury to Oxford train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Salisbury station.

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The best way to get from Salisbury to Oxford is to train which takes 1 h 56 min and costs £35 - £60. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £14 - £16 and takes 3 h 23 min.

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Salisbury to Oxford bus services, operated by Stagecoach West, arrive at Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station).

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

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Map of how to get from Salisbury to Oxford.
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  • Distance: 52.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 56 min

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

You can take a train from Salisbury to Oxford via Basingstoke in around 1 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Salisbury to Oxford via Swindon, Corporation Street and Swindon, Bus Station in around 3 h 23 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Salisbury Reds
Phone
+44 1202 338420
Website
salisburyreds.co.uk
Bus from Salisbury, Blue Boar Row to Swindon, Corporation Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
salisburyreds.co.uk
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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