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Birmingham to Oxford

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1 suggested route to go from Birmingham to Oxford by train, car, bus

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How to travel from Birmingham to Oxford ?

Trip Birmingham Oxford

Modes of transportcarpooling, bus, train
Distance57 mi
Direct lineYes

You're planning a trip from Birmingham to Oxford and like many travellers you are looking for the best and the cheapest mode of transport to travel between Birmingham Oxford? Usually, this is not an easy task and you'll have to browse multiple sites to compare all deals.

Fortunately, Vivanoda is a multimodal travel planner that aggregates prices for buses, carpooling and trains in a single search. You just have to specify the departure date to Oxford then let Vivanoda search for you. Finally, use the filters and sorting options to refine the results.

You'll mainly use the trains, carpooling and buses of National Express, Blablacar, MegaBus or CrossCountry to reach Oxford.

If you have any preferences for a particular mode of transport, get more information on these sections:

Birmingham to Oxford bus

There is a direct connection by intercity coach between Birmingham and Oxford.

You may wonder whether it's worth travelling by bus between Birmingham and Oxford and what the advantages of this mode of transport may be. Here are some reasons that may encourage you to take the bus to Oxford.

  • Unbeatable prices! On the Birmingham Oxford route, coach companies offer fares that are often much lower than train or carpooling.
  • The new buses used by National Express and MegaBus are greener than the use of carpooling and even more than your personal car. The road Birmingham Oxford is an already existing infrastructure shared with other vehicles. The landscape balance sheet is therefore neutral.
  • The presence of electrical outlets at your seat and USB ports will allow you to charge smartphone and laptop. You'll be able to spend all your time from Birmingham to Oxford watching a good movie, listening to music, and why not even working!
  • The modern buses that you take from Birmingham to Oxford are all comfortable, with toilets and reclining seats.

Which coach companies to travel between Birmingham and Oxford?

MegaBus and National Express are the coach companies operating the bus line Birmingham Oxford with direct service.

MegaBus Birmingham OxfordNational Express Birmingham Oxford

Bus stops in Birmingham

Remember to arrive at the bus station in Birmingham at least 15 minutes, or even 30 minutes, before the posted departure time. To make sure of the bus destination, look at the front, 'Oxford' must be mentioned. Finally, have your ticket checked by the driver of National Express or MegaBus and get on board after having your luggage in the hold.

  • Birmingham

Bus stops at arrival in Oxford

When you arrive in Oxford, make sure you don't forget anything at your seat and in the hold.

  • Oxford

Train Birmingham to Oxford

Is there a direct train for the Birmingham-Oxford route?

Yes, it is possible to go from Birmingham to Oxford by train without making any changes. Be aware that depending the day of the week, the schedule can change and direct trains may not operate every days. To check prices and availabilities, launch now a search for a Birmingham-Oxford train ticket on Vivanoda.

Intercity train Birmingham Oxford

The intercity trains served the main cities of the route between Birmingham and Oxford with a reduced duration in comparison to regional trains.

Birmingham Oxford train companies

There is only one rail company for this journey: CrossCountry.
CrossCountry Birmingham Oxford

Departure train stations in Birmingham

  • Birmingham New Street

Railway stations in Oxford

  • Oxford

Carpool from Birmingham to Oxford

Carpooling is a recent way to travel by sharing your journey Birmingham-Oxford with other travellers looking for the same route. Instead of driving alone the car from Birmingham to Oxford, it allows drivers to share the travel costs with other passengers.

Ridesharing doesn't have any scheduled timetable on the contrary to rail, bus or air industry. This means that when looking for Birmingham-Oxford rides, you'll be more likely to find ones if you search only three days in advance (and not two months). This is interesting for lastminute travel to Oxford.

When you book a ride between Birmingham Oxford, you'll set directly with the driver how he can pick you up. You can pay online, so you don't need to give any money to your driver.

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