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28 Oct
£88West Midlands Railway
29 Oct
£89West Midlands Railway
30 Oct
£45West Midlands Railway
31 Oct
£88Cross Country
3 Nov
£38West Midlands Railway
4 Nov
£88West Midlands Railway
5 Nov
£89West Midlands Railway
6 Nov
£45West Midlands Railway
7 Nov
£88Cross Country
8 Nov
£45West Midlands Railway
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£38West Midlands Railway
10 Nov
£38West Midlands Railway

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Train Information between Liverpool and Oxford

distanceDistance135 miles (218 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 8 min
priceAverage train ticket price£68 (€77)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersWest Midlands Railway or Cross Country

Trains from Liverpool to Oxford cover the 135 miles (218 km) long route taking on average 3 h 8 min with our travel partners like West Midlands Railway or Cross Country. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £38, but the average price of train tickets is £68. Travellers depart most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street and arrive in Oxford.

Train companies

Travel with CrossCountry between Liverpool and Oxford

Find the best trains from Liverpool to Oxford with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry from £38. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.


If you're looking for cheap CrossCountry tickets from Liverpool to Oxford, check out Omio! With one-way Liverpool to Oxford train ticket prices starting as low as £88 when you book in advance, we'll help you get to Oxford from Liverpool by showing you the latest CrossCountry offers, train timetables and tickets for this 135 miles (218 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this trip, such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard with CrossCountry. If you search for CrossCountry tickets from Liverpool to Oxford in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can go paperless when taking the train. Whether you're looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train between Liverpool and Oxford on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect train with CrossCountry so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.

CrossCountry has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your CrossCountry tickets between Liverpool and Oxford and when travelling by train:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Liverpool to Oxford
Travel by train 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 Liverpool to Oxford.
What is the cost of cheap trains from Liverpool to Oxford?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Liverpool and Oxford for as low as £38  for the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Liverpool to Oxford?
The Liverpool to Oxford train ticket price is on average £68  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next week.
What is the distance from Liverpool to Oxford by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Oxford from Liverpool via train to be approximately 135 miles (218 km).
What is the average Liverpool to Oxford train duration?
On average the train from Liverpool to Oxford duration is 3 h 8 min  for the 135 miles (218 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
When travelling by train from Liverpool to Oxford, which train station in Liverpool do I depart from and which train station in Oxford do I arrive in?

Some of the Liverpool train stations to Oxford you can start your journey from include Liverpool Lime Street, Liverpool Central and Liverpool South Parkway. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Oxford include Oxford, Oxford Parkway Station and Oxford, Magdalen Road.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street   and arriving in Oxford.

Where do I find the Liverpool train station to Oxford? Where is the Oxford train station?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Liverpool Lime Street, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Liverpool.

The most popular arrival train station, Oxford, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of Oxford.

What train companies offer a service between Liverpool and Oxford?
If you're looking for trains from Liverpool to Oxford, you can rely on West Midlands Railway or Cross Country to get you to Oxford. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Liverpool to Oxford trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains are there between Liverpool and Oxford a day?
The average number of trains departing Liverpool for Oxford is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What are the first and last departure train times from Liverpool to Oxford?
The earliest train for this journey departs from Liverpool at 07: 05. The last train leaves from Liverpool at 10: 05. Check Omio for the latest train timetable from Liverpool to Oxford and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I purchase train tickets to Oxford from Liverpool for the best deals?
You can find a train from Liverpool to Oxford to cost on average £68 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Liverpool to Oxford train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Liverpool Lime Street is the most popular Liverpool 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 Liverpool for your journey to Oxford.
Amenities at station
Ticket office hours
Sun: 07: 15 - 23: 05 | Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 38
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 9, 10, 61, 82, 79, 86C, 500
Train lines: Northern, West Midlands, TransPennine Express, East Midlands, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales, London Northwestern
Suburban train lines: Wirral Line (green)