How to get from Oxford to Stansted

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Travel Information to Stansted from Oxford

distanceDistance63 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£30 - £51
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £30 • 3 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £51 • 2 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Great Western Railway

Travel 63 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train between Oxford and Stansted. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £30. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express or Great Western Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Oxford to Stansted.

Travel Tips: Travel from Oxford to Stansted

Travel to Stansted 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 Stansted.

You can travel from Oxford to Stansted 4 different ways: coach, flight, ferry or train.

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Oxford to Stansted. Tickets for a coach cost on average £30.

This is compared to other travel options to Stansted:

A coach is about £20 less than a train, which costs on average £51 for this route.

The fastest way from Oxford to Stansted is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 15 min.

Other travel options from Oxford to Stansted can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 3 h 45 min   on average.

The distance from Oxford to Stansted is approximately 63 miles.

The average frequency per day from Oxford to Stansted is:

  • 4 coaches per day.
  • 29 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Oxford to Stansted as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Oxford to Stansted:

  • Coaches from Oxford to Stansted most often leave from Oxford, St Aldate's and arrive in Stansted, London Stansted Airport Coach Station.
  • Trains from Oxford to Stansted most often leave from Oxford and arrive in Stansted Airport.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Oxford to Stansted:

  • You can go to Stansted from Oxford by coach with National Express. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £30 with National Express from Oxford to Stansted on Omio.
  • You can travel between Oxford and Stansted by train with Great Western Railway. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £51 with Great Western Railway from Oxford to Stansted.

Yes, there are direct routes from Oxford to Stansted with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct coach services to Stansted with National Express with around 4 direct coaches every day.
  • You can check for a direct train to Stansted with with direct trains per day.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Stansted tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this route.

Omio customers who travel from Oxford to Stansted often also extend their holiday to go to London, Peterborough or Birmingham. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Stansted and these popular destinations at a great price.

When planning your trip to Stansted from Oxford, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing £30 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £51 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Stansted from Oxford online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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