Oxford to Birmingham bus

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Cheap coach tickets from Oxford to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 26 Jul

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Oxford to Birmingham is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
National Express
00:451h45
Oxford
02:30Birmingham, Coach Station
£141One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Megabus
12:201h50
Oxford
14:10Birmingham
£141One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Megabus
10:452h00
Oxford
12:45Birmingham
£141One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Megabus
19:252h00
Oxford
21:25Birmingham
£141One-way
0 changes
National Express
20:501h50
Oxford
22:40Birmingham, Coach Station
£181One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableOxford to Birmingham

Showing buses for tomorrow, Friday, 26 July
National Express
00:451h45
Oxford
02:30Birmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
00:504h15
Oxford
05:05Birmingham, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
06:404h30
Oxford
11:10Birmingham, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
09:301h55
Oxford
11:25Birmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
10:204h10
Oxford
14:30Birmingham, Coach Station
1 change
Megabus
10:452h00
Oxford
12:45Birmingham
0 changes
Megabus
12:201h50
Oxford
14:10Birmingham
0 changes
National Express
13:552h20
Oxford
16:15Birmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
14:002h00
Oxford
16:00Birmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
14:404h05
Oxford
18:45Birmingham, Coach Station
1 change
National Express
17:052h00
Oxford
19:05Birmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
17:451h40
Oxford
19:25Birmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
Megabus
19:252h00
Oxford
21:25Birmingham
0 changes
National Express
20:501h50
Oxford
22:40Birmingham, Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
23:401h40
Oxford
01:20Birmingham, Coach Station
0 changes

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Bus times from Oxford to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 26 Jul

Fastest Journey

1 h 40 m

Average

2 h 32 m

Buses per day

15

Distance

92 km

Of the 15 buses that leave Oxford for Birmingham every day 11 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
National Express
17:451h40
Oxford
19:25Birmingham, Coach Station
£231One-way
0 changes
Fastest
National Express
23:401h40
Oxford
01:20Birmingham, Coach Station
£181One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
National Express
00:451h45
Oxford
02:30Birmingham, Coach Station
£141One-way
0 changes
National Express
20:501h50
Oxford
22:40Birmingham, Coach Station
£181One-way
0 changes
Megabus
12:201h50
Oxford
14:10Birmingham
£141One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from Oxford to Birmingham

distanceDistance57 miles
durationAverage coach duration1 h 40 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£13 (€15)
frequencyCoach frequency4 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 4 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesNational Express, Megabus, CrossCountry or Chiltern Railways

Coaches from Oxford to Birmingham cover the 57 miles long route taking on average 1 h 40 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus, CrossCountry or Chiltern Railways. Normally, there are 4 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £13, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £7. Travellers depart most frequently from Oxford, Gloucester Green Bus Station and arrive in Birmingham, Coach Station.

Coach companies: National Express, Megabus and CrossCountry Oxford to Birmingham

Buy your official National Express, Megabus and CrossCountry coach tickets between Oxford and Birmingham from £7 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular journey.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains between Oxford and Birmingham. They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

CrossCountry from Oxford to Birmingham coach information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 3 min
  • Cheapest Price: £17
  • CrossCountry frequency: 11 a day

Buses from Oxford to Birmingham

Buses from Oxford to Birmingham leave Oxford Bus Station every 1-1.5 hours. The duration of the bus journey is usually around 1 hour and 45 minutes if a direct bus is taken. Otherwise, the journey can last 4 hours and 15 minutes due to a change at Milton Keynes.

Which bus companies go from Oxford to Birmingham?

The bus company National Express provides buses from Oxford to Birmingham every day of the week.

How long is the bus from Oxford to Birmingham?

Direct buses from Oxford to Birmingham take around 1 hour and 45 minutes, however, some routes require a change at Milton Keynes which increases travel time to 4 hours and 15 minutes.

When are the first and last buses from Oxford to Birmingham?

Buses from Oxford to Birmingham depart from Oxford Bus Station at 1:10 a.m. and the last bus departs just before 10:30 p.m at night.

What facilities are available on buses from Oxford to Birmingham?

National Express buses from Oxford to Birmingham are equipped with power sockets and air-conditioning. Wi-Fi is not available. Passengers can carry two suitcases and one small piece of hand luggage on board. Pets are not allowed on any National Express buses.

What are the departure and arrival stations for buses from Oxford to Birmingham?

Departure Station: Buses from Oxford to Birmingham depart from Oxford Bus Station which is 0.5 km or a 6-minute walk from the centre of Oxford.

Arrival Station: Buses from Oxford to Birmingham arrive at Birmingham Coach Station which is situated to the north of the city centre. It is a 19-minute walk or a 6-minute journey by bus. The following buses service the Birmingham Coach Station from the city centre: 2, 3, 5, 6, 17, 31, 37, 50, 97 and 150.

FAQs: Oxford to Birmingham coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Oxford to Birmingham with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Oxford to Birmingham.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from Oxford to Birmingham can start from as little as £7 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Oxford to Birmingham is £13; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Oxford to Birmingham coach travel time is 1 h 40 min   for the 57 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Oxford to Birmingham leaves at 09: 45. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Oxford to Birmingham leaves at 23: 10.
Yes, there are 4 direct coaches a day from Oxford to Birmingham with National Express, Megabus or CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct coaches.
When taking a coach from Oxford to Birmingham, you can count on National Express, Megabus, CrossCountry or Chiltern Railways for the best way to get you to Birmingham. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service to Birmingham from Oxford and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.

When departing from Oxford, you have various coach station options to start your journey from including Oxford, Gloucester Green Bus Station, Oxford, Frideswide Square and Oxford, Railway Station (Stop R4). When arriving in Birmingham, you can end your route in coach stations like Birmingham, Coach Station, Birmingham, Paradise Circus Queensway and Birmingham, Brunel Street.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Oxford, Gloucester Green Bus Station, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Birmingham, Coach Station, located 2.2 miles (3.5 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Birmingham from Oxford is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 40 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Oxford to Birmingham by coach is July.
You have options as you can travel between Oxford and Birmingham 2 different ways: coach or train.

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