There are 4 ways to get from St Albans to Oxford by train, bus 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

Train  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from London Marylebone to Oxford

$46 - $76

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Aylesbury Bus Station) 500 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 11) to Oxford City Centre, High Street (Stop L2) 280|Sapphire / ...

$11 - $20

2 alternative options

Line 301 bus, bus  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the line 301 bus from St Albans, Lattimore Road to Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes 300 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hemel Hempstead to Oxford National Express / ...

$13 - $19

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Drive from St Albans to Oxford 56.2 miles

$12 - $18

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from St Albans to Oxford is to bus which costs £8 - £16 and takes 2 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from St Albans to Oxford is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 1 min.

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The distance between St Albans and Oxford is 40 miles. The road distance is 56.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to get from St Albans to Oxford, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from St Albans to Oxford. However, there are services departing from St Albans, Lattimore Road and arriving at Oxford via Hemel Hempstead. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 51 min.

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Map of how to get from St Albans to Oxford.
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  • Distance: 39.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 48 min

What companies run services between St Albans, England and Oxford, England?

Chiltern Railways operates a train from St Albans to Oxford hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from St Albans to Oxford via Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes and Hemel Hempstead in around 2 h 51 min.

Train operators
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
$35 - $60
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from St Albans, Lattimore Road to Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Aylesbury Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 11) to Oxford City Centre, High Street (Stop L2)
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Red Rose Travel
Phone
01296 747 926
Website
redrosetravel.com
Bus from Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Aylesbury Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
redrosetravel.com

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