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Journey Information

London to Oxford coach - cost & duration

Cheapest price£9.20
Shortest Duration1h 17m
Trips per day16
Coach lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from London to Oxford right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most coach companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, coach companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a coach ticket from London to Oxford?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, £12.75 was the low point for coach fares from London to Oxford. Coaches from Oxford to London are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than £12.75 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most coach companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 3 days in advance. By doing so, you could save £5.57 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach usually takes around 2 hours and 56 minutes to cover the 51 miles (83 kilometers) from London, LND to Oxford, OXF. However, the fastest coach only takes 1 hour 17 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?

Friday is the busiest travel day for coaches as people head from London to Oxford for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the coach, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave London?

The first coach leaves at 00:00 and the last coach leaves at 17:00. To see the times for all coaches from London to Oxford, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coaches are there each day?

There are 16 scheduled coaches that travel from London to Oxford every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 29 direct coaches, where you can stay on the same coach without having to transfer to a connecting coach at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from London to Oxford; ticket prices start at £12.32.

What coach companies travel from London to Oxford?

There are a couple of coach lines that have daily service from London, London, City of to Oxford, Oxfordshire. Of these two services, National Express usually offers more choice, with 13 coach trips per day.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Megabus422h 0m£10.22
National Express133h 4m£16.12

Where does the coach leave from in London?

Coaches to Oxford leave from multiple locations in London, London, City of. These are the 7 most popular coach stations:

  • 75 Loampit Vale
  • Eltham Rd
  • Victoria Coach Station
  • Buckingham Palace Rd 156
  • Rosehill
  • Marble Arch Station Park Lane (Stop R)

Where does the coach arrive in Oxford?

Coaches arrive in Oxford at 7 stations, depending on which coach line you are traveling with. These are the main coach stations in Oxford, Oxfordshire:

  • Thornhill Park and Ride (Stand A)
  • Bus Station
  • Brookes University (Stop B3)
  • Sandhills
  • Queens Lane (Stop K5)
  • Headington Shops (Stop HS6)
  • St Clements Street (Stop A)

Price trends for coaches from London to Oxford

Monthly average prices


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