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Oxford to Guildford by train

It takes an average of 2h 4m to travel from Oxford to Guildford by train, over a distance of around 46 miles (75 km). There are normally 95 trains per day traveling from Oxford to Guildford and tickets for this journey start from $22.83 when you book in advance.

First train

02:46

Last train

00:10

Departure station

Oxford

Arrival station

Guildford

Journey time

From 1h 12m

Distance

46 miles (75 km)

Frequency

95 trains per day

Changes

1 change

Price

From $22.83

Train operators

CrossCountry, Great Western Railway, South Western Railway

Taking the train from Oxford to Guildford in 1 hour 12 minutes

Thinking about taking the train from Oxford to Guildford? We've got you covered.

It usually takes around 2 hours 4 minutes to travel the 75 km from Oxford to Guildford by train, although you can get there in as little as 1 hour 12 minutes on the fastest services. You'll normally find around 95 trains per day running on this route. You'll need to make 1 change along the way as there aren't any direct services on this line.

Train tickets from Oxford to Guildford start from $22.83 when you book in advance, which can be cheaper than buying them on the day. Start a search in our Journey Planner to check out the latest prices.

Keen to book your train tickets to Guildford? No need to wait, start a search with us today! If you want to find out a bit more about the journey first, you can find our train schedule below, tips on booking cheap tickets and our FAQs, including first and last train times.

FAQs for Oxford to Guildford

Want to know more about your journey from Oxford to Guildford? 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 Oxford to Guildford take?

The average journey time by train between Oxford and Guildford is 2 hours and 4 minutes, with around 95 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 Oxford and Guildford by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Oxford to Guildford is 1 hour and 12 minutes.

How much does the train from Oxford to Guildford cost?

Train tickets from Oxford to Guildford can start from as little as $22.83 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 Oxford to Guildford?

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

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

The first train from Oxford to Guildford leaves at 02:46. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from Oxford to Guildford leaves at 00:10. 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 Oxford and Guildford by train?

Trains travelling from Oxford to Guildford cover a distance of around 46 miles (75 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Guildford to Oxford.

Cheap train tickets from Oxford to Guildford

Train tickets from Oxford to Guildford start at $22.83 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.

Book in advance

Look out for Advance tickets – they usually come out up to 12 weeks before the departure date and can be cheaper than buying on the day. If you’re here a tad early, sign up for our Advance ticket alert today to get notified when your tickets are released.

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 Oxford to Guildford 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.

Split your tickets

Download our app to find split tickets — courtesy of SplitSave, our handy feature which 'splits' your train tickets where possible to find you a better deal. Learn more about the clever tech behind split tickets, and how to spot SplitSave discounts in our app.

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

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