Birmingham to Oxford train

Sat, 25 May
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Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Oxford

Showing times and prices for 25 May

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Cross Country
08:031h10
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
09:13Oxford station (OXF)
£311One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
09:031h13
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
10:16Oxford station (OXF)
£571One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
11:031h11
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:14Oxford station (OXF)
£571One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
10:031h11
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:14Oxford station (OXF)
£571One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
09:331h07
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
10:40Oxford station (OXF)
£571One-way
0 changes

Train timetableBirmingham to Oxford

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 25 May
Cross Country
08:031h10
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
09:13Oxford station (OXF)
0 changes
Chiltern Railways
08:131h50
Birmingham Moor Street (BMO)
10:03Oxford station (OXF)
1 change
Cross Country
09:031h13
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
10:16Oxford station (OXF)
0 changes
Cross Country
09:331h07
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
10:40Oxford station (OXF)
0 changes
Cross Country
10:031h11
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:14Oxford station (OXF)
0 changes
Cross Country
11:031h11
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:14Oxford station (OXF)
0 changes

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Train times from Birmingham to Oxford

Showing times and prices for 25 May

Fastest Journey

1 h 7 m

Average

1 h 17 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

92 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Birmingham for Oxford every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Cross Country
09:331h07
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
10:40Oxford station (OXF)
£571One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
08:031h10
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
09:13Oxford station (OXF)
£311One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
11:031h11
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:14Oxford station (OXF)
£571One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
10:031h11
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:14Oxford station (OXF)
£571One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
09:031h13
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
10:16Oxford station (OXF)
£571One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Oxford

distanceDistance57 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 2 min
priceAverage train ticket price£34 (€38)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry, Chiltern Railways or Bus

Trains from Birmingham to Oxford cover the 57 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 2 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry, Chiltern Railways or Bus. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £34, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £17. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Oxford.

Train companies: CrossCountry, Chiltern Railways and Bus trains Birmingham to Oxford

You can travel by train between Birmingham and Oxford with CrossCountry, Chiltern Railways and Bus for as low as £11. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains to Oxford from 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 Birmingham to Oxford train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 5 min
  • Cheapest Price: £11
  • CrossCountry frequency: 16 a day

Trains from Birmingham to Oxford

Trains from Birmingham to Oxford take an estimated one hour and ten minutes to complete the journey. CrossCountry runs the train service from Birmingham to Oxford. On this route, the departure station is Birmingham New Street while the arrival station is Oxford. The trains from Birmingham to Oxford are all direct. A traveller can book their ticket at any time of the day since there is a bus leaving Birmingham every hour. CrossCountry buses are available on every day of the week. The distance between the two cities is an estimated 72 miles.

FAQs: Birmingham to Oxford train

FAQs: Travel by train from Birmingham to Oxford easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Birmingham to Oxford.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Oxford can start from as little as £17 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Birmingham to Oxford is £34; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Birmingham to Oxford train time is 1 h 2 min   covering the 57 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Birmingham to Oxford leaves at 06: 03. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Birmingham to Oxford leaves at 22: 20.
There are 25 trains a day from Birmingham to Oxford which require at least one change with CrossCountry, Chiltern Railways or Bus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the journey from Birmingham to Oxford you can take a train with CrossCountry, Chiltern Railways or Bus. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Birmingham and Oxford on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 22: 20.

When departing from Birmingham, you have various train station options to start your route from including Birmingham New Street, Birmingham International and Birmingham Moor Street. When arriving in Oxford, you can end your journey in train stations like Oxford, Oxford Parkway and Oxford, Magdalen Road.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Birmingham New Street, which is located around 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Oxford, located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Birmingham to Oxford by train is February.
You have options as you can travel from Birmingham to Oxford 2 different ways: train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Birmingham and Oxford

Birmingham
Oxford
Birmingham New Street is the most popular Birmingham railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Birmingham for your journey to Oxford.
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Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
Public transport options for Birmingham New Street
Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
Onward travel information: There are nearby bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street Most buses are wheelchair accessible. ********************************************************************************************************** For information go to the local travel information office by the Stephenson Street entrance. Alternatively, visit Transport for West Midlands, or call 0121 214 7214.
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Public transport options for Birmingham International
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement coach services can be found at the front of the station opposite the entrance to the long stay car park.
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Public transport options for Birmingham Moor Street
Location for Rail Replacement Services: This station is not usually served by rail replacement buses, due to difficult road access. Replacement buses stop at Birmingham Snow Hill station.
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Public transport options for Birmingham Snow Hill
Location for Rail Replacement Services: In the event of engineering the bus/coach will collect from: Bus Stop SH4, at the front of the station on Colmore Row.
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