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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Staines to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Oxford

$26 - $66

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop J1) OXF|the airline

$17 - $25

3 alternative options

Line 8 bus, train  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 8 bus from Elmsleigh Bus Station to Slough Bus Station 8 / ...
  2. Take the train from Slough to Oxford

$31 - $53

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Staines-upon-Thames to Oxford 48 miles

$220 - $280

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Staines-upon-Thames to Oxford 48 miles

$10 - $15

What companies run services between Staines-upon-Thames, England and Oxford, England?

You can take a train from Staines-upon-Thames to Oxford via Reading in around 1 h 23 min. Alternatively, Oxford Bus Company operates a bus from Staines-upon-Thames to Oxford every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $12 - $18 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Oxford
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $28
Train from Slough to Oxford
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $24
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $45
Bus operators
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop J1)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Elmsleigh Bus Station to Slough Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Staines-upon-Thames to Oxford
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$220 - $280
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Staines-upon-Thames and Oxford is 63 km. The road distance is 77 km.

The cheapest way to get from Staines-upon-Thames to Oxford is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 53 min.

The quickest way to get from Staines-upon-Thames to Oxford is to taxi which takes 53 min and costs £170 - £210.

No, there is no direct train from Staines-upon-Thames to Oxford. However, there are services departing from Staines and arriving at Oxford via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 23 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Staines-upon-Thames to Oxford. However, there are services departing from Elmsleigh Bus Station and arriving at Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop J1) via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 47 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 23 min to get from Staines-upon-Thames to Oxford, including transfers.