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Trains to Bicester North

Bicester North station is on the Chiltern Main Line linking London Marylebone and Birmingham. It is the larger of two stations serving the busy commuter town of Bicester in north-east Oxfordshire. Over the last decade or so, the station has seen a steep rise in passenger use, with, at the last count, over 1.6 million journeys through the station per year. There are usually at least three trains per hour to and from London Marylebone, with more at peak times. To London, average journey times are around 55 minutes; for trying north to Birmingham Snow Hill and Stratford-upon-Avon, around 1 hour 10 minutes. The station is located in a mainly residential area, although it's only about a 15-minute walk to the town centre, or buses from around the corner on Buckingham Road take about eight minutes. Shuttle buses from directly outside the station connect passengers with Bicester Village outlet shopping centre.

Station details & facilities

There are two platforms at Bicester North. Trains towards London depart from platform 2 and those towards Birmingham, from platform 1. You can get to platform 1, where there is a coffee shop and toilets, through the ticket office or via a side entrance. Access to platform 2 is via stairs or lift and a bridge (the lift has limited operating hours (check with the station operator for more details)). Outside there are two pay-and-display car parks, a taxi rank and covered cycle storage.

Ticket Office

  • Ticket Machine :
  • Staff help available : False
  • Ticket Office opening hours :
    DayOpening Hours
    Weekdays05:50 - 19:10
    Saturday 06:35 - 18:00
    Sunday 08:10 - 16:40
  • Oyster Prepay : False
  • Oyster topup : False
  • Oyster validator : False

Luggage

Facilities

  • Postbox : False
  • Telephones : False
  • Telephones type : Coins and cards
  • Station Buffet notes : Coffee shop
  • Staff Help Notes : Ticket office staff will assist wherever possible. Please note that the advertised availability of staff may differ from time to time without notice due to local arrangements or staff sickness.
  • Customer Service Notes :

    We welcome your feedback, suggestions and ideas to help us to make changes to improve your services.

  • Customer help points :

CCTV

  • CCTV :

Shops

  • Shops available : False

Toilets

  • Toilets available :
  • Showers : False
  • Baby change :

WiFi

  • Wifi available :
  • Web kiosk : False

Parking

  • Carpark opening hours :
    DayOpening Hours
    EverydayOpen 24 hours
  • Carpark operator : Chiltern Railways
  • Car parking spaces : 575
  • Car parking charges :
    Annual£1040.00
    Daily£7.00
    Monthly£99.00
    Off-peak£4.50
    Weekly£26.00

Bicycle Facilities

  • Cycle storage available :
  • Cycle storage spaces : 68
  • Sheltered cycle storage :
  • Cycle storage CCTV :
  • Cycle storage location : Byÿthe Bicester Village Shuttle Bus stop and alsoÿon opposite side of station approach from this bus stop.

Accessibility

  • Step-free access : Part of station
  • Step-free access notes :

    Flat access to platform 1 (services towards Birmingham)

    Flat access via lift to platform 2 (services towards London).
    The lift is available Monday to Friday from 0600 to 2300, Sunday from 0600 to 1600. If you are travelling outside of these hours and require assistance, please call 03456 005 165.

  • Ramps for train access :
  • Wheelchairs available : False
  • Induction Loop :
  • Accessible ticket machines :
  • Accessible Booking Office counter :
  • Accessible taxis : unknown
  • Accessible taxis notes :

    For taxis from all UK stations visit www.traintaxi.co.uk.

Trains to Bicester North

Address

Chiltern Approach, Buckingham Road, Bicester, OX26 6EF
Ticket Office Hours
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays05:50 - 19:10
Saturday 06:35 - 18:00
Sunday 08:10 - 16:40

Bicester North Live Departures

Latest

Chiltern Railways' services are expected to be affected during 23rd Feb by wind gusts of up to 70 mph blowing obstacles onto the track. A 50 mph speed restriction is expected to be in place between 1000 and 1600.

As a result, trains on the Oxford route are expected to run up to 30 minutes late, and trains on the Birmingham route expected to run up to 1 hour late. Trains on local routes between London and Aylesbury / Amersham / Princes Risborough & High Wycombe are expected to be delayed by up to 15 minutes.

Chiltern Railways will be aiming for trains to start each journey on time; unfortunately some trains may need to be delayed or cancelled where the train is severely delayed on its previous journey. This problem is not expected to affect the morning peak, and the evening peak is expected to be largely unaffected.

22:27

Bicester North

Chiltern Railways

Plat. 1

Station Due 22:29

22:45

Bicester North

Chiltern Railways

Plat. 2

On time

22:58

Bicester North

Chiltern Railways

Plat. 1

On time

23:26

Bicester North

Chiltern Railways

Plat. 1

On time

23:47

Bicester North

Chiltern Railways

Plat. 2

On time

23:49

Bicester North

Chiltern Railways

Plat. 1

On time

22:28

Birmingham Snow Hill

Chiltern Railways

Plat. 1

Station Leaving 22:30

22:46

London Marylebone

Chiltern Railways

Plat. 2

On time

22:59

Birmingham Moor Street

Chiltern Railways

Plat. 1

On time

23:27

Birmingham Moor Street

Chiltern Railways

Plat. 1

On time

23:50

Birmingham Moor Street

Chiltern Railways

Plat. 1

On time

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