London to Banbury train

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Cheap train tickets from London to Banbury

Showing times and prices for 19 Apr

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Chiltern Railways
09:361h03
London Marylebone (MYB)
10:39Banbury station (BAN)
£261One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
09:371h21
London Paddington (PAD)
10:58Banbury station (BAN)
£491One-way
1 change
Chiltern Railways
09:021h06
London Marylebone (MYB)
10:08Banbury station (BAN)
£491One-way
0 changes
Chiltern Railways
08:351h16
London Marylebone (MYB)
09:51Banbury station (BAN)
£491One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
08:381h18
London Paddington (PAD)
09:56Banbury station (BAN)
£651One-way
1 change

Train timetableLondon to Banbury

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 19 April
Chiltern Railways
08:071h03
London Marylebone (MYB)
09:10Banbury station (BAN)
0 changes
Chiltern Railways
08:351h16
London Marylebone (MYB)
09:51Banbury station (BAN)
0 changes
Cross Country
08:381h18
London Paddington (PAD)
09:56Banbury station (BAN)
1 change
Chiltern Railways
09:021h06
London Marylebone (MYB)
10:08Banbury station (BAN)
0 changes
Chiltern Railways
09:361h03
London Marylebone (MYB)
10:39Banbury station (BAN)
0 changes
Cross Country
09:371h21
London Paddington (PAD)
10:58Banbury station (BAN)
1 change

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Train times from London to Banbury

Showing times and prices for 19 Apr

Fastest Journey

1 h 3 m

Average

1 h 11 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

104 km

Of the 6 trains that leave London for Banbury every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Chiltern Railways
09:361h03
London Marylebone (MYB)
10:39Banbury station (BAN)
£261One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Chiltern Railways
08:071h03
London Marylebone (MYB)
09:10Banbury station (BAN)
£651One-way
0 changes
Chiltern Railways
09:021h06
London Marylebone (MYB)
10:08Banbury station (BAN)
£491One-way
0 changes
Chiltern Railways
08:351h16
London Marylebone (MYB)
09:51Banbury station (BAN)
£491One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
08:381h18
London Paddington (PAD)
09:56Banbury station (BAN)
£651One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from London to Banbury

distanceDistance64 miles
durationAverage train duration56 min
priceAverage train ticket price£34 (€38)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 27 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesChiltern Railways, Great Western Rail or CrossCountry

Trains from London to Banbury cover the 64 miles long route taking on average 56 min with our travel partners like Chiltern Railways, Great Western Rail or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £34, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £11. Travellers depart most frequently from London Euston and arrive in Banbury.

Train providers: Chiltern Railways, Great Western Rail and CrossCountry trains London to Banbury

Travel from London to Banbury from £11 with Omio’s train partners Chiltern Railways, Great Western Rail and CrossCountry! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.

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

  • Average Duration: 1 h 12 min
  • Cheapest Price: £40

Trains from London to Banbury

A historic market town on the edge of the Cotswolds in Oxfordshire, Banbury is a popular destination for days out. Londoners can take direct trains from London Marylebone to Banbury seven days a week, with a journey time of just under one hour for the fastest services. Additional indirect trains depart from London Paddington and require one change en route. With departure times from early morning to  late evening, there are trains to suit most purposes.

Which train companies travel from London to Banbury?

Chiltern Railways offers direct trains to Banbury from London Marylebone. Additional indirect services are provided by Cross Country Trains morning departures from London Paddington, changing to the same company's services at Reading for onward travel to Banbury.

How long is the train from London to Banbury?

The fastest rail option on the 64-mile trip north-west from London to Banbury is the direct Chiltern Railways service taking 53 minutes to reach the Oxfordshire town. Some direct connections are slower stopping services, taking one hour and 45 minutes. Indirect connections from Paddington via Reading take between one hour and 15 minutes and one hour and 30 minutes.

How many trains are there from London to Banbury?

The Chiltern Railways schedule offers roughly three direct trains from London to Banbury every hour throughout the day and evening. The final train is a slow stopping service leaving London a little after 11:00 p.m. and arriving in Banbury after midnight. There are two daily weekday Cross Country Trains indirect connections from London Paddington with morning departure times. Sunday schedules begin a little later in the morning, and there are no connections from Paddington.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from London to Banbury?

Departure train station:  London Marylebone Station is located on the north-western side of central London, with Underground connections on one line and bus links from stops on Marylebone Road. Paddington Station is west of central London, with bus links from Praed Street stops and Underground services on five lines.  Both stations have food shops, coffee bars, newsagents and taxi ranks.

Arrival train station: Banbury Station is on the east side of the town centre, served by buses stopping at the nearby Bridge Street interchange. Passenger facilities at the station include a cafe, a newsagent, vending machines and a taxi rank.

FAQs: London to Banbury train

FAQs: Travel by train from London to Banbury 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 London to Banbury.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from London to Banbury can start from as little as £11 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London to Banbury 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 London to Banbury train time is 56 min   covering the 64 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from London to Banbury leaves at 08: 07. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from London to Banbury leaves at 23: 42.
There are 50 trains a day from London to Banbury which require at least one change with Chiltern Railways, Great Western Rail or CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the journey from London to Banbury you can take a train with Chiltern Railways, Great Western Rail or CrossCountry. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between London and Banbury on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 23: 42.

Passengers board the train most frequently from London Euston, which is located around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Banbury, located 0.7 miles (1.1 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from London to Banbury is December.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Banbury from London including taking a train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in London and Banbury

London
Banbury
The major railway station for departures from London is London Euston. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at London Euston for your trip between London and Banbury.
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Phone Number
+44 3457114141
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Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
Public transport options for London Euston
Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
Overground lines: Watford DC
Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Go to Platform 2, there is a gate adjacent to the station from the main road.
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Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
Public transport options for London St Pancras International
Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar
Bus lines: 326, 139
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Public transport options for London Paddington
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
Metro: Tube Lines.
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Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
Public transport options for London Kings Cross
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
Metro: N/A
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Phone Number
+44 3450774224
Public transport options for London Victoria
Onward travel information: Victoria Bus Station at Station Front
Location for Rail Replacement Services: When weekend engineering dictate that replacement bus services will operate, these will usually depart from the immediate Station front/Terminus Place. Travel from London Victoria is usually conveyed by London Buses in these instances. Check posters and staff for more details.
Metro: Underground services: Victoria Line, District Line and Circle Line
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+44 3451652030
Public transport options for London Waterloo
Onward travel information: Waterloo is well connected to London's public transport network. Waterloo Underground station serves the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Plan a journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Buses depart from several points around the station. All Transport for London Buses are accessible with step free access and have a dedicated mobility space. Buses from Waterloo (tfl. Gov. Uk) The station has a dedicated taxi rank for London Black Taxis on the roadway outside exit 3. Santander Hire Bicycles are available from the docking stations outside. Santander Cycles - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Waterloo is within easy walking distance of the South Bank and a number of visitor attractions. Walking - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
Metro: Waterloo Underground station is served by the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Step free access is available to and from the Jubilee Line. For more information on London Transport accessibility: Plan an accessible journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
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Public transport options for London Liverpool Street
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport stop on either Liverpool Street (outside the station entrance), or beside Platform 10, depending on operational requirements
Metro: Liverpool Street underground station has connections to the Central, Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines.
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Public transport options for London Bridge
Onward travel information: The Bus Station is located directly outside the main entrance at upper level. There are also bus stops outside on Tooley Street. For further information on buses, a bus information kiosk is also located outside the main doors of the station at upper level.
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement bus services are usually found outside the front of the station. However this is sometimes subject to change. Please check engineering posters or consult a member of staff.
Metro: For North and North East Kent and South East London
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Public transport options for London Marylebone
Location for Rail Replacement Services: At station entrance.
Metro: Bakerloo Line.
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Public transport options for Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3
Onward travel information: National Rail trains serving London Paddington National Express coaches to Victoria Coach Station and Gatwick Airport London Underground
Metro: Connection available with the London Underground (Piccadilly Line)
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Public transport options for London Charing Cross
Metro: Bakerloo Line Northern Line.
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