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There are 12 ways to get from Stirling to Oxford by train, night train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7h 35m

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Haymarket
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Wolverhampton
  3. Take the train from Wolverhampton to Oxford

£150 - £578

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Bus  •  10h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates Oxf

£27 - £43

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Train via Birmingham  •  8h 29m

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Oxford

£175 - £649

Night train, train, bus  •  10h 38m

  1. Take the night train from Stirling to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Manchester Airport
  3. Take the bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Oxford City Centre, Sightseeing Randolph M34

£70 - £100

Drive  •  6h 12m

  1. Drive from Stirling to Oxford 381 miles

£55 - £85

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  4h 47m

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Edinburgh Park
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Heathrow (LHR) EDI - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Oxford

£76 - £251

Train to Edinburgh, fly to Birmingham, train  •  4h 58m

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Edinburgh Park
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Birmingham (BHX) EDI - BHX
  3. Take the train from Birmingham International to Oxford

£60 - £241

Train to Edinburgh, fly to Southampton, train  •  5h 22m

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Edinburgh Park
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Southampton (SOU) EDI - SOU
  3. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Oxford

£123 - £416

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  5h 39m

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Heathrow (LHR) GLA - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Oxford

£79 - £292

Train to Edinburgh, fly to London Luton, train  •  6h 18m

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Edinburgh Park
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Luton (LTN) EDI - LTN
  3. Take the train from London Marylebone to Oxford

£67 - £253

Train to Glasgow, fly to Bristol, train  •  6h 5m

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Bristol (BRS) GLA - BRS
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Didcot Parkway

£74 - £192

Train to Glasgow, fly to London Luton, train  •  7h 10m

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Luton (LTN) GLA - LTN
  3. Take the train from London Marylebone to Oxford

£74 - £214

Stirling to Oxford by train

The train journey time between Stirling and Oxford is around 7h 25m and covers a distance of around 400 miles. The fastest train normally takes 6h 2m. Services are operated by First ScotRail Service, LNER, Avanti West Coast and others. Typically 47 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
7h 25m
Fastest train time:
6h 2m
Train distance:
400 miles
Trains per week:
47
Cheapest price:
£153
Carbon emissions:
33 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:10
Last train departs at:
18:12

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Stirling to Oxford train schedules

Stirling → Oxford
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The cheapest way to get from Stirling to Oxford is to bus which costs £27 - £45 and takes 10h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Stirling to Oxford is to train and fly which costs £75 - £260 and takes 4h 47m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stirling station to Oxford. However, there are services departing from Stirling, Bus Station and arriving at Oxford City Centre, St Aldates via Glasgow and Heathrow Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 58m.

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No, there is no direct train from Stirling to Oxford. However, there are services departing from Stirling and arriving at Oxford via Haymarket and Wolverhampton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 35m.

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It is 323 miles from Stirling to Oxford. It is approximately 381 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Stirling to Oxford without a car is to train which takes 7h 35m and costs £150 - £600.

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It takes approximately 7h 35m to get from Stirling to Oxford, including transfers.

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Stirling to Oxford bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Glasgow station.

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Stirling to Oxford train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Stirling station.

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The best way to get from Stirling to Oxford is to train which takes 7h 35m and costs £150 - £600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £27 - £45 and takes 10h 58m.

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Map of how to get from Stirling to Oxford.
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  • Distance: 322.6 miles
  • Duration: 7h 35m

What companies run services between Stirling, Scotland and Oxford, England?

You can take a train from Stirling to Oxford via Haymarket and Wolverhampton in around 7h 35m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stirling to Oxford via Glasgow, Heathrow Airport London T2,3, and Heathrow Central Bus Station in around 10h 58m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £150
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
£35 - £150
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £200
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £200
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £150
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£50 - £150
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £220
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £220
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £240
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £420
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £320
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£140 - £550
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£95 - £400
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £440
Flights from Glasgow to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£85 - £440
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £410
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£19 - £120
Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Stirling to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £23
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£17 - £23
Train from Stirling to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £23
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£18 - £23
Train from Stirling to Edinburgh Park
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £20
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£15 - £20
Train from Stirling to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £19
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£6 - £10
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£14 - £19
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Stirling to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£4 - £70
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£45 - £70
Train from Stirling to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£4 - £70
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£45 - £70
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Wolverhampton
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£100 - £360
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£100 - £140
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£270 - £360
Train from Edinburgh to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£130 - £440
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£130 - £170
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£330 - £440
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Wolverhampton to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£45 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £150
Train from Edinburgh to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£140 - £360
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£140 - £180
Anytime Day 1st Class
£250 - £360
Train from Birmingham New Street to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£40 - £50
Anytime Day 1st Class
£95 - £140
Train from Birmingham International to Oxford
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £130
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£35 - £50
Anytime Day 1st Class
£90 - £130
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£40 - £140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£40 - £50
Anytime Day 1st Class
£95 - £140
TransPennine Express Service
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£21 - £35
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£9 - £23
Off-Peak Single
£16 - £24
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£21 - £35
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Oxford
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£24 - £30
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£24 - £30
Anytime Day 1st Class
£40 - £55
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Didcot Parkway
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£24 - £30
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£24 - £30
Anytime Day 1st Class
£40 - £60
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Oxford City Centre, Sightseeing Randolph
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£12 - £20
Website
Megabus 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 Glasgow to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
National Express

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Stirling to Oxford bus services, operated by Oxford Bus Company, arrive at Oxford City Centre, St Aldates station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Stirling to Oxford is 381 miles. It takes approximately 6h 12m to drive from Stirling to Oxford.

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