There are 4 ways to get from Southend-on-Sea to Oxford by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Central to West Ham
  2. Take the train from London Marylebone to Oxford

$55 - $81

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Bus  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Southend-on-Sea to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5) Oxford Tube

$26 - $29

2 alternative options

Train, line 205 bus, bus  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Victoria to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the line 205 bus from Liverpool Street Station to Marylebone Station 205
  3. Take the bus from Marylebone Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5) X90

$36 - $51

Drive  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Southend-on-Sea to Oxford 107 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Oxford is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 1 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Oxford is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 1 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southend-on-Sea to Oxford. However, there are services departing from Southend-on-Sea and arriving at Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5) via Victoria, Green Line Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 2 min.

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The distance between Southend-on-Sea and Oxford is 86 miles. The road distance is 107 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Oxford without a car is to train which takes 2 h 37 min and costs £40 - £65.

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It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to get from Southend-on-Sea to Oxford, including transfers.

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Southend-on-Sea to Oxford bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Southend-on-Sea station.

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The best way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Oxford is to train which takes 2 h 37 min and costs £40 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £19 - £23 and takes 4 h 2 min.

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Map of how to get from Southend-on-Sea to Oxford.
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  • Distance: 86.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 37 min

What companies run services between Southend-on-Sea, England and Oxford, England?

You can take a train from Southend-on-Sea to Oxford via West Ham, West Ham Underground Station, Baker Street Underground Station, and London Marylebone in around 2 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southend-on-Sea to Oxford via London Victoria Coach Station and Victoria, Green Line Coach Station in around 4 h 2 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend Central to West Ham
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Liverpool Street Station to Marylebone Station
Ave. Duration
43 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 Marylebone Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southend-on-Sea to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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