There are 6 ways to get from Selly Oak to Oldbury by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  30 min

  1. Take the train from Selly Oak to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Sandwell & Dudley

$3 - $7

5 alternative options

Bus, line 87 bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Selly Oak Station to Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway 61 / ...
  2. Take the line 87 bus from Birmingham, Colmore Row to Oldbury Interchange 87 / ...

$7

Bus  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Selly Oak, Sainsbury's to Rotton Park, Heath St 11A

$12

Bus via Bearwood, Adkins Lane Terminus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Selly Oak, Sainsbury's to Bearwood, Hagley Road West 11A

$12

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Selly Oak to Oldbury 6.2 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Selly Oak to Oldbury 6.2 miles

$1 - $2

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The cheapest way to get from Selly Oak to Oldbury is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Selly Oak to Oldbury is to taxi which costs £24 - £29 and takes 11 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Selly Oak station to Oldbury. However, there are services departing from Selly Oak Station and arriving at Oldbury Interchange via Birmingham, Colmore Row. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Selly Oak to Oldbury. However, there are services departing from Selly Oak and arriving at Sandwell & Dudley via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 min.

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The distance between Selly Oak and Oldbury is 6 miles. The road distance is 6.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Selly Oak to Oldbury without a car is to train which takes 30 min and costs £2 - £6.

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It takes approximately 30 min to get from Selly Oak to Oldbury, including transfers.

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Selly Oak to Oldbury bus services, operated by NX West Midlands, arrive at Selly Oak Station.

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Selly Oak to Oldbury train services, operated by West Midlands, depart from Selly Oak station.

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The best way to get from Selly Oak to Oldbury is to train which takes 30 min and costs £2 - £6. Alternatively, you can bus and line 87 bus, which costs £6 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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Map of how to get from Selly Oak to Oldbury.
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  • Distance: 5.5 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

What companies run services between Selly Oak, England and Oldbury, Sandwell, England?

You can take a train from Selly Oak to Oldbury via Birmingham New Street in around 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Selly Oak to Oldbury via Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway and Birmingham, Colmore Row in around 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Selly Oak to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$1
Anytime Day Single
$1 - $2
Train from Birmingham New Street to Sandwell & Dudley
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$1 - $2
Anytime Day Single
$2 - $3
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Sandwell & Dudley
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$1 - $3
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $5
Bus operators
NX West Midlands
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Selly Oak Station to Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Birmingham, Colmore Row to Oldbury Interchange
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Selly Oak, Sainsbury's to Rotton Park, Heath St
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Selly Oak, Sainsbury's to Bearwood, Hagley Road West
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
nxbus.co.uk
First Worcestershire
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Selly Oak, Sainsbury's to Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
firstgroup.com
Discount Travel Solutions
Website
carlberry.co.uk
Bus from Selly Oak, Sainsbury's to Rotton Park, Heath St
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
carlberry.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Selly Oak to Oldbury
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
TOA Taxis
Phone
+44 121 427 8888
Website
toataxis.co.uk
Birmingham Taxis
Phone
+44 121 775 0017
Website
taxisbirmingham.co.uk

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