|Distance||51 miles (82 km)|
|Average train duration||47 min|
|Average train ticket price||£27 (€30)|
|Train frequency||51 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 51 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Great Western Railway or Chiltern Railways|
Trains from Oxford to London cover the 51 miles (82 km) long route taking on average 47 min with our travel partners like Great Western Railway or Chiltern Railways. Normally, there are 51 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £27, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £25. Travellers depart most frequently from Oxford and arrive in London Victoria.
Travel from Oxford to London from £25 with Omio’s train partners Chiltern Railways! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.
Chiltern Railways is a regional train company in the United Kingdom which is owned by Arriva Trains and has operated since 1996. Check the different ticket types for your next train between Oxford and London: Duo, Anytime, Season, Super Off Peak, Off Peak and Advance.
Omio helps you find the perfect Oxford - London train with Chiltern Railways. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train between Oxford and London, Omio shows you Chiltern Railways’s current train timetables, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best train ticket for your upcoming Oxford to London route. You can expect to travel around 51 miles (82 km) between Oxford and London on a train with Chiltern Railways. Once you are ready, buy your one-way Chiltern Railways tickets from Oxford to London starting as low as £32 if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by train instead of purchasing tickets at the train station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with Chiltern Railways!
Chiltern Railways has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by train from Oxford to London:
The rail connection from the historic university city to the capital dates from the 19th century, and direct trains from Oxford to London are still a popular option for students, tourists and business travellers. There are frequent direct services seven days a week from Oxford to London Marylebone or Paddington stations, provided by a choice of operators. Journey times to London are mostly around one hour, with departures available from early morning until late evening. Indirect connections with one change en route provide additional travel options.
Direct services on the route from Oxford to London Paddington are provided by Great Western Railway (GWR) while services to London Marylebone are operated by Chiltern Railways. Additional indirect connections to the capital are provided by Cross Country Trains services from Oxford, changing to GWR trains at Reading.
The quickest train journeys on the 60-mile trip south-east to London are some Great Western Railway services, taking 56 minutes to reach London Paddington. Chiltern Railways departures to Marylebone and GWR indirect services to Paddington via Reading take ten to 25 minutes longer to reach the capital.
Weekday and Saturday timetables begin with early morning departures to London Marylebone and continue with around five direct services an hour throughout the day and evening, until the final connection to Paddington around 11:00 p.m. Sunday schedules are a little less frequent, with a later first departure from Oxford.
Departure train station: The main rail station is a short walk west of central Oxford, with numerous bus routes stopping close by offering connections across the city. Facilities on the station concourse include a cafe, food supermarket, and taxi rank.
Arrival train station: Passengers will arrive at either London Paddington or London Marylebone. Paddington Station is located on the western side of central London, with Underground connections on five lines and bus links from stops on Praed Street. Marylebone Station is on the northern side of the city centre, served by Underground trains on one line and buses stopping nearby on Marylebone Road. Both stations have cafes, pubs, food supermarkets and taxi ranks.
There are a few train stations in Oxford to start your trip from including Oxford, Oxford Parkway Station and Oxford, Magdalen Road. In London you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Oxford and arrive in London Victoria.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Oxford, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Oxford. The most popular arrival train station in London, called London Victoria, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city centre.
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