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Newcastle to Oxford by train

It takes an average of 9h 2m to travel from Newcastle to Oxford by train, over a distance of around 223 miles (358 km). There are normally 27 trains per day travelling from Newcastle to Oxford and tickets for this journey start from £55 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 4h 38m
PriceFrom £55
Distance223 miles (358 km)
Frequency27 trains per day
First train05:40
Last train22:45
Departure stationNewcastle
Arrival stationOxford
Changes1 change
Train operatorsCrossCountry, Great Western Railway, TransPennine Express, East Midlands Railway, Thameslink, London North Eastern Railway

Newcastle to Oxford train times

Check out the next trains departing from Newcastle to Oxford for Tuesday 12th July 2022 using our handy timetable below, including platform and live travel information. You can view the full day timetable or search for a different date here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
11:29 16:32 5h 3m, 3 changes
11:39 17:13 5h 34m, 1 change
11:58 16:42 4h 44m, 2 changes
12:41 18:14 5h 33m, 1 change
12:58 17:38 4h 40m, 3 changes
12:58 17:42 4h 44m, 2 changes
13:37 19:13 5h 36m, 1 change
13:59 18:22 4h 23m, 2 changes
14:26 19:13 4h 47m, 2 changes
14:40 20:14 5h 34m, 1 change

Taking the train from Newcastle to Oxford in 4 hours 38 minutes

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

It usually takes around 9 hours 2 minutes to travel the 223 miles (358 km) from Newcastle to Oxford by train, although you can get there in as little as 4 hours 38 minutes on the fastest services. You'll normally find around 27 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. You're likely to be travelling with London North Eastern Railway, Great Western Railway or East Midlands Railway to Oxford. As the main train operators on this route, all offer plenty of space for luggage and comfortable seating as standard.

Book train tickets from Newcastle to Oxford in advance instead of buying them on the day and they can start from £55.00. We'll always highlight the cheapest prices in our Journey Planner, for example when you travel at Off-Peak times or use a Railcard.

If you're feeling ready to book, start looking for cheap train tickets with us today. Keep reading for more information on the journey to Oxford by train, or check our timetable above to view live train times.

Journey details

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

The average journey time by train between Newcastle and Oxford is 9 hours and 2 minutes, with around 27 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 Newcastle and Oxford by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Newcastle to Oxford is 4 hours and 38 minutes.

How much does the train from Newcastle to Oxford cost?

Train ticket prices from Newcastle to Oxford can start from as little as £55 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Newcastle to Oxford?

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

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

The first train from Newcastle to Oxford leaves at 05:40. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from Newcastle to Oxford leaves at 22:45. 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 Newcastle and Oxford by train?

Trains travelling from Newcastle to Oxford cover a distance of around 223 miles (358 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

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

Cheap train tickets from Newcastle to Oxford

Train tickets from Newcastle to Oxford start at £55 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 Newcastle 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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