Day Trip to Oxford by Rail  

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Day Trip to Oxford by Rail It's simple to visit the university city of Oxford with this day trip by rail! Departing from central London, you will travel straight to Oxford to begin your day out in this stunning English town. You will be able to travel as you wish across Oxford with your open top bus tour pass, hopping on and off the bus to your heart's content!

London to Oxford by Rail
Make your own way to Paddington Station and check in with your Golden Tours representative (at Platform 2), who will be standing outside the National Rail ticket office in front of Platform 1, by 8.50am! Your train departs at 9.21am and will take just over an hour, heading north-west across England to Oxford.

Hop-on Hop-off Open Top Bus Tour
After arriving in Oxford, you can jump aboard an open top bus for a fun and informative tour of the city! When you see an attraction you wish to visit, just hop off at the designated stop and return to the bus stop when you want to rejoin the tour. Listen to the recorded commentary as you travel on the bus as it will tell you some great facts about the incredible Oxford landmarks and buildings you pass.

Oxford boasts a mix of architecture from different periods, all combining to make one truly breathtaking city. Some of the must-see buildings include the Bodleian Library, Christ Church College, Ashmolean Museum and Sheldonian Theatre.

Return to London
You are free to choose when you return. Trains return to London every 10-15 minutes until approximately 10pm.

Please Note: The train times are subject to change, depending on availability on the train services. So it is highly important that you leave your contact number & email address to notify about the changes.




  • Day Trip to Oxford
  • Return Train Tickets Standard Class
  • HopOn Hop-Off Open Top Bus Tour
  • Free Time to Explore Oxford
  • Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour Recorded Commentary Available In: English, Spanish, French, German, Dutch, Japanese, Italian, Russian, Swedish, Mandarin, Cantonese, Polish and Portuguese on Most Departures



Days of Operation: Monday to Sunday

Departure to Oxford:
Meeting Point: London Paddington station Meet your representative at the Information Desk at Platform 2.
Check-in Time at Paddington Station: 8:50am
Departure Time: 9:21am
Arrival in Oxford: 10:34am
Trains return to London every 10-15 minutes until approximately 10pm

Hop-on Hop-off Open Top Bus Tour

Operates daily
Full route duration: 60 mins

Bus frequency:
Summer: Every 10 mins
Winter: Every 20-30 mins

Additional Information


What's Included

  • Standard class return train tickets to Oxford
  • Hop-on hop-off open top bus tour

What's Excluded

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Entry to additional attractions
  • Food or drink
  • Hotel transfers

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