There are 4 ways to get from Swindon to Bicester by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to Didcot Parkway
  2. Take the train from Didcot Parkway to Oxford
  3. Take the train from Oxford to Bicester Village

$25 - $45

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Bus  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Swindon, Spring Gardens to Gloucester Green Bus Station S6
  2. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street (Stop C4) to King's End, Queens Avenue (o/s Magistrates Court) Ns5 / ...

$12 - $13

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Swindon to Bicester 40.9 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Swindon to Bicester 40.9 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Swindon to Bicester is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Swindon to Bicester is to taxi which costs £110 - £130 and takes 50 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Swindon to Bicester. However, there are services departing from Swindon, Spring Gardens and arriving at King's End, Queens Avenue (o/s Magistrates Court) via Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street (Stop C4). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Swindon to Bicester. However, there are services departing from Swindon and arriving at Bicester Village via Didcot Parkway and Oxford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

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The distance between Swindon and Bicester is 36 miles. The road distance is 40.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Swindon to Bicester without a car is to train which takes 1 h 20 min and costs £19 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to get from Swindon to Bicester, including transfers.

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Swindon to Bicester bus services, operated by Stagecoach West, depart from Swindon, Spring Gardens station.

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Swindon to Bicester train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Swindon station.

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The best way to get from Swindon to Bicester is to train which takes 1 h 20 min and costs £19 - £35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £9 - £10 and takes 1 h 48 min.

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Swindon to Bicester bus services, operated by Stagecoach Oxfordshire, arrive at King's End, Queens Avenue (o/s Magistrates Court) station.

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Swindon to Bicester train services, operated by Chiltern Railways, arrive at Bicester Village station.

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Map of how to get from Swindon to Bicester.
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  • Distance: 36 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 20 min

What companies run services between Swindon, England and Bicester, England?

You can take a train from Swindon to Bicester via Didcot Parkway and Oxford in around 1 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Swindon to Bicester via Gloucester Green Bus Station and Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street (Stop C4) in around 1 h 48 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Swindon to Didcot Parkway
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24
Train from Didcot Parkway to Oxford
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $11
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Oxford to Bicester Village
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Swindon, Spring Gardens to Gloucester Green Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street (Stop C4) to King's End, Queens Avenue (o/s Magistrates Court)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Bicester Town Centre, Manorsfield Road (Bus Stand 2)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Thames Travel
Website
thames-travel.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street (Stop C4) to King's End, Queens Avenue (o/s Magistrates Court)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Website
thames-travel.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Swindon to Bicester
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
A1 Swindon Taxis
Phone
+44 1793 251251
Website
a1swindontaxis.co.uk

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