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Cheap train tickets from Oxford to York

Showing times and prices for 19 Apr

Cheapest

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

London North Eastern Railway
09:044h26
Oxford
13:30York
£741One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:003h52
Oxford
12:52York
£891One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:593h52
Oxford
13:51York
£901One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
16:163h31
Oxford
19:47York
£931One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
09:393h51
Oxford
13:30York
£971One-way
0 changes

Train timetableOxford to York

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 19 April
London North Eastern Railway
09:044h26
Oxford
13:30York
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:593h52
Oxford
13:51York
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:003h52
Oxford
12:52York
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
16:163h31
Oxford
19:47York
0 changes
Cross Country
09:393h51
Oxford
13:30York
0 changes
Grand Central Trains
09:323h45
Oxford
13:17York
0 changes

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Train times from Oxford to York

Showing times and prices for 19 Apr

Fastest Journey

3 h 31 m

Average

3 h 52 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

246 km

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

London North Eastern Railway
16:163h31
Oxford
19:47York
£931One-way
0 changes
Grand Central Trains
09:323h45
Oxford
13:17York
£971One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
09:393h51
Oxford
13:30York
£971One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:593h52
Oxford
13:51York
£901One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:003h52
Oxford
12:52York
£891One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Oxford to York

distanceDistance152 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 7 min
priceAverage train ticket price£83 (€92)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCrossCountry, East Coast or Grand Central Trains

Trains from Oxford to York cover the 152 miles long journey taking on average 3 h 7 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry, East Coast or Grand Central Trains. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £83, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £50. Travellers depart most frequently from Oxford and arrive in York.

Train companies: CrossCountry, East Coast and Grand Central Trains trains Oxford to York

CrossCountry, East Coast and Grand Central Trains trains will get you to York from Oxford from £64. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Grand Central Trains is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London to the North East of England, Yorkshire and the East Midlands. Grand Central Trains offers a range of services, including express, semi-fast and stopping services. Express services run between London and the North East, Yorkshire and the East Midlands, with journey times of up to three hours. Semi-fast services run between London and the North East, Yorkshire and the East Midlands, with journey times of up to four hours. Stopping services run between London and the North East, Yorkshire and the East Midlands, with journey times of up to five hours. Grand Central Trains offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Standard tickets are the most economical option, while First Class tickets offer more comfort and space. Advance tickets are available for purchase up to 12 weeks in advance and offer the best value for money. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of snacks and drinks. The most popular routes for Grand Central Trains are London to Bradford, London to Sunderland, London to York and London to Wakefield.

Grand Central Trains from Oxford to York train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 45 min
  • Cheapest Price: £91

Trains from Oxford to York

With numerous trains travelling from Oxford and York, passengers are sure to find out that suits their needs. A direct journey takes around 3.5 hours to cover the distance of 152 miles. There are around 13 direct trains per day, usually one per hour from the morning through to the evening. In addition, there are various indirect routes that can be taken on another 20 trains per day. These train connections usually take around four hours in total, but can take much longer depending on the waiting time at changing stations.

Which train companies travel from Oxford to York?

Cross Country operates direct trains between Oxford and York. LNER and Grand Central also offer connections between the two cities, however, these routes require a change of trains in Manchester, Birmingham or London.

How long is the train from Oxford to York?

Trains headed to York from Oxford take approximately 3.5 hours on a direct route. Indirect train journeys vary in total duration depending on the connection. These train journeys generally take from 15 minutes to an hour longer than the direct trains.

How many trains are there from Oxford to York?

Trains that take a direct route between Oxford and York run at least once per hour during the peak time, starting in the early morning. There are usually 13 direct trains each day, with an additional 20 indirect trains which start running from the early hours and depart from Oxford through to the late evening.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Oxford to York?

Departure train station: All trains depart from Oxford railway station on Park End Street. Inside the station travellers can expect shops, toilets with baby changing facilities and a tourist information office. Located around half a mile from the city centre, many parts of Oxford are within walking distance of the station. Alternatively, there are taxis and local buses available from just outside.

Arrival train station: All trains from Oxford arrive at York train station on Station Road. The station has Wi-Fi, shops and an ATM. Much of the city centre area can be reached within a ten-minute walking distance. Otherwise, there are taxis, buses and bike hire available outside of the station.

FAQs: Oxford to York train

FAQs: Travel by train from Oxford to York 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 Oxford to York.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Oxford to York can start from as little as £50 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Oxford to York is £83; 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 York train travel time is 3 h 7 min   for the 152 mile long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Oxford to York leaves at 06: 39. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Oxford to York leaves at 16: 16.
There are 10 trains a day from Oxford to York which require at least one change with CrossCountry, East Coast or Grand Central Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Oxford to York train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with CrossCountry, East Coast or Grand Central Trains. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to York from Oxford to compare what amenities they may offer.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Oxford, which is located around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at York, located 0.5 miles (787 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Oxford to York by train is November.
You have options as you can travel between Oxford and York 2 different ways: coach or train.

Important Stations and Airports in Oxford and York

Oxford
York
The major railway station for departures from Oxford is Oxford. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Oxford for your trip from Oxford to York.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3451652030
Public transport options for Oxford
Location for Rail Replacement Services: From station forecourt in front of station
Oxford ParkwayWifiParkingATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transport options for Oxford Parkway
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement buses depart from the front of the station or from the Park & Ride bus stop.
Oxford, Magdalen Road

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