There are 5 ways to get from Thorpe Park to Oldbury by bus, train, subway 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

Line 950 bus, train, Tube  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the line 950 bus from Thorpe Park Grounds to Staines Railway Station 950
  2. Take the train from Staines to London Waterloo
  3. Take the Tube from Waterloo Underground Station to Euston Underground Station
  4. Take the train from London Euston to Sandwell & Dudley

$64 - $142

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Birmingham National Express / ...

$27 - $43

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Virginia Water to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Birmingham New Street

$68 - $120

Line 8 bus, bus, train, line 87 bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the line 8 bus from Staines Bridge to Slough Bus Station 8 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Slough Bus Station to High Wycombe, High Street (Corporation Street) X74
  3. Take the train from High Wycombe to Birmingham Moor Street
  4. Take the line 87 bus from Birmingham, The Square Peg to Oldbury Interchange 87

$64 - $105

Drive  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Thorpe Park to Oldbury 121 miles

$26 - $40

What companies run services between Thorpe Park, Surrey, England and Oldbury, Sandwell, England?

You can take a train from Thorpe Park to Oldbury via Chertsey, Virginia Water, Reading, and Birmingham New Street in around 4 h 15 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Thorpe Park to Oldbury every 2 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $19 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Staines to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Virginia Water to Reading
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Sandwell & Dudley
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $120
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from High Wycombe to Birmingham Moor Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Bus operators
Sullivan Buses
Phone
01707 646 803
Website
sullivanbuses.co.uk
Bus from Thorpe Park Grounds to Staines Railway Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
sullivanbuses.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Staines Bridge to Slough Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Slough Bus Station to High Wycombe, High Street (Corporation Street)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham, The Square Peg to Oldbury Interchange
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Thorpe Park to Oldbury?

The distance between Thorpe Park and Oldbury is 160 km. The road distance is 194 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Thorpe Park to Oldbury?

The cheapest way to get from Thorpe Park to Oldbury is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 2 h 1 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Thorpe Park to Oldbury?

The quickest way to get from Thorpe Park to Oldbury is to drive which takes 2 h 1 min and costs £18 - £27.

Is there a direct train between Thorpe Park and Oldbury?

No, there is no direct train from Thorpe Park to Oldbury. However, there are services departing from Chertsey and arriving at Sandwell & Dudley via Virginia Water, Reading and Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

Is there a direct bus between Thorpe Park and Oldbury?

No, there is no direct bus from Thorpe Park to Oldbury. However, there are services departing from Thorpe Park Main Entrance and arriving at Oldbury Interchange via Elmsleigh Bus Station, Heathrow Airport London and Court Oak, Willow Avenue. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 55 min.

How long does it take to get from Thorpe Park to Oldbury?

It takes approximately 3 h 29 min to get from Thorpe Park to Oldbury, including transfers.