The average journey time between Oxford and London is 1 hour 17 minutes. The fastest journey time is 1 hour 2 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 168 trains per day travelling from Oxford to London. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.
Inevitably, this alternative rail link will benefit many who make the Oxford to London commute and businesses in Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire. Housing in areas near to the new station of Water Eaton Parkway and stations on the new link may become more sought after. Also, there is a possible investment opportunity – buying a property now may lead to an increase in capital value once the new transport links are in place.
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.
The Government has recently given the go ahead to the completion of a ground-breaking new rail line between Oxford and London. Currently running from Bicester, Oxfordshire to London Marylebone, the Chiltern line will now be adding Oxford to its list of destinations. To achieve this, a new link will be added at Bicester to connect the London Marylebone to Birmingham Moor Street line, with the existing route between Oxford and Bicester Town being upgraded. Oxford will also gain a rail link to High Wycombe for the first time in over 40 years.