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Glasgow to Oxford by train

It takes an average of 9h 22m to travel from Glasgow to Oxford by train, over a distance of around 309 miles (497 km). There are normally 56 trains per day traveling from Glasgow to Oxford and tickets for this journey start from $46.72 when you book in advance.

First train

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Departure station

Glasgow

Arrival station

Oxford

Journey time

From 6h 0m

Distance

309 miles (497 km)

Frequency

56 trains per day

Changes

1 change

Price

From $46.72

Train operators

CrossCountry, Great Western Railway, TransPennine Express, ScotRail, East Midlands Railway, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, Thameslink, London North Eastern Railway, Lumo

Travel from Glasgow to Oxford by train in 6 hours

If you want to know more about the journey from Glasgow to Oxford by train, look no further!

The average journey time from Glasgow to Oxford by train is 9 hours 22 minutes, although on the fastest services it can take just 6 hours. You'll usually find 56 trains per day traveling the 497 km between these two destinations. You'll need to make 1 change along the way as there are no direct services to Oxford.

Book train tickets from Glasgow to Oxford in advance instead of buying them on the day and they can start from $46.72. We'll always highlight the cheapest prices when you search in our Journey Planner.

Ready to book? Start your search for cheap train tickets with us today. Keep reading for more information, including our train schedule where you can view first and last train times, as well as tips on how to find cheap train tickets.

FAQs for Glasgow to Oxford

Want to know more about your journey from Glasgow to Oxford? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Glasgow to Oxford take?

The average journey time by train between Glasgow and Oxford is 9 hours and 22 minutes, with around 56 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Glasgow and Oxford by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Glasgow to Oxford is 6 hours and 0 minutes.

How much does the train from Glasgow to Oxford cost?

Train tickets from Glasgow to Oxford can start from as little as $46.72 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Glasgow to Oxford?

No, there are no direct train services from Glasgow to Oxford. Travelling from Glasgow to Oxford by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Glasgow to Oxford leave?

The first train from Glasgow to Oxford leaves at 03:26. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Glasgow to Oxford leave?

The last train from Glasgow to Oxford leaves at 23:16. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Glasgow and Oxford by train?

Trains travelling from Glasgow to Oxford cover a distance of around 309 miles (497 km) during the journey.

Cheap train tickets from Glasgow to Oxford

Train tickets from Glasgow to Oxford start at $46.72 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets.

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Consider a Season Ticket

If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for Glasgow to Oxford is right for you.

Use your Railcard

National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard here.

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For more money-saving tips on UK and European train travel, read our cheap train tickets guide.

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