There are 5 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Oxford by train, bus, car or rideshare

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Oxford

$33 - $69

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the rideshare from London to Oxford 56.3 miles

$6 - $12

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Victoria Station Oxford Tube to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5) Oxford Tube

$21

Line 139 bus, bus  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 139 bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Marylebone Road 139
  2. Take the bus from Marylebone Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5) X90

$17 - $24

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Waterloo Station to Oxford 57.2 miles

$12 - $18

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to Oxford is to rideshare which costs £5 - £9 and takes 1 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to Oxford is to drive which takes 1 h 11 min and costs £9 - £14.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Oxford is 83 km. The road distance is 92 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to get from Waterloo Station to Oxford, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Waterloo Station to Oxford. However, there are services departing from Waterloo, County Hall and arriving at Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5) via Victoria Station Oxford Tube. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 4 min.

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What companies run services between Waterloo Station, England and Oxford, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Waterloo Station to Oxford hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $65 and the journey takes 56 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach Oxfordshire operates a bus from Waterloo Station to Oxford every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $18 and the journey takes 1 h 40 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Oxford
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $65
Bus operators
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Victoria Station Oxford Tube to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Marylebone Road
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Marylebone Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from London to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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