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    Oxford
    Platform 1
    on time
    London Marylebone
    Platform 2 estimated
    0 changes
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    Oxford
    Platform 3
    on time
    London Paddington
    Platform 8
    0 changes
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    Oxford
    Platform 2
    on time
    London Marylebone
    Platform 3 estimated
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    Oxford
    Platform 3
    13:16
    Oxford
    Platform 3
    13:42
    Reading
    Platform 12B
    13:55
    Reading
    Platform 11
    14:34
    London Paddington
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    London Paddington
    Platform 4 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
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    Oxford
    Platform 1
    on time
    London Marylebone
    Platform 1 estimated
    0 changes
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    Oxford
    Platform 3
    on time
    London Paddington
    Platform 8 estimated
    0 changes
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    Oxford
    Platform 2
    on time
    London Marylebone
    Platform 2 estimated
    0 changes
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    Oxford
    Platform 3
    14:16
    Oxford
    Platform 3
    14:41
    Reading
    Platform 8B
    14:53
    Reading
    Platform 12
    15:39
    London Paddington
    Platform 9 estimated
    on time
    London Paddington
    Platform 9 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
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    Oxford
    Platform 1
    on time
    London Marylebone
    Platform 2 estimated
    0 changes
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    Oxford
    Platform 3
    on time
    London Paddington
    Platform 2 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak

Journey information from Oxford to London

  • Train Fares from: £5.40
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct

Oxford to London train times information

Direct routes to London Paddington from Oxford courtesy of Great Western Railway run six times per hour. Stopping services run every half an hour at 07 and 37 with a journey time of approximately 2 hours. To cut down your travelling time roughly by an hour, fast trains are also half hourly at 01 and 31. An indirect service, changing at Didcot Parkway is also available every hour at 07.

The Express Café found on Great Western Railway trains offers a range of snacks and drinks. For a quiet journey you can sit in designated Quiet Zones in Coach A for standard class and Coach G for first class passengers.

Entertainment services in Coach D provide touch screen TV's offering comedies, documentaries, sports etc. Passengers can also stop, pause, fast forward and rewind their programmes.

*Information correct at time of writing (March 2011). May be subject to change
  • How long does it take to travel from Oxford to London by train?

    The average journey time between Oxford and London is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 77 trains per day travelling from Oxford to London. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • Are there direct trains from Oxford to London?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from Oxford to London without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Oxford to London.

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Oxford and London?

    The distance between Oxford and London is 52 miles.

    Distance: 52 miles
  • What time is the first train from Oxford to London?

    The first train from Oxford to London departs at .

    What time is the last train from Oxford to London?

    The last train from Oxford to London departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

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