Radcliffe Square, Oxford

Coach travel from Gatwick to Oxford

From £21 one-way*

Duration: 1 hr 30 mins (fastest)
Departures: up to 22 services per day

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Children under 14 years of age are not permitted to travel without being accompanied throughout the journey by a responsible person aged 16 years or over.
Children aged 14 - 15 years old may travel unaccompanied, as from 5am, arriving at their booked destination no later than 10pm. Unaccompanied children will be asked for proof of age or a signed letter of permission from their parent/guardian. (sms or chat based messages are not permissible)

One infant aged 0-2 travels free when accompanied by an adult with a valid ticket. Additional infants aged 0-2 must be paid for. If you are travelling with more than 1 infant aged 0-2, please book the additional infant as 'Children (3-15).

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Coach from Gatwick to Oxford

Looking to get home from the airport or see one of the world's top cities? The coach is a great way to travel without breaking the bank. 

Coaches from Gatwick to Oxford operate daily, so whenever your flight is landing, you can be sure a coach isn't far away.

Gatwick to Oxford journey information
Fastest journey time 1 hr 30 mins (Gatwick North to Thornhill)
Cheapest price From £21
Distance (approx) 136km
No. of stops 3 (fastest service, other services may vary)
First & last journey daily 0:55am/22:55pm (from Gatwick South)

Our Gatwick to Oxford services and stops

Click below to see the stops for each service and plan your journey with ease.

210 coach towards Wolverhampton

Our 210 service travels up to 3 times a day and calls at the following stops:

  • Gatwick Airport (South)
  • Gatwick Airport (North)
  • Heathrow Airport (T5) Bus & Coach Station
  • Heathrow Airport Central Bus Station
  • Oxford (Sandhills)
  • Oxford Bus Station

OXF coach towards Oxford

Please note: this service is run by a third-party operator and may not be a National Express coach

The OXF service travels up to 21 times a day and calls at the following stops:

  • Gatwick Airport (South)
  • Gatwick Airport (North)
  • Heathrow Airport Central Bus Station
  • Heathrow Airport (T5) Bus & Coach Station
  • High Wycombe Coachway
  • Oxford (Thornhill Park & Ride)
  • Oxford Bus Station

Gatwick to Oxford route map

Departing from Gatwick Airport

Gatwick has plenty of facilities waiting to greet you off the plane, from newsagents to restaurants, coffee shops and much more. So worry not, you'll be well occupied before you board your coach.

Take a look at our Gatwick Airport facilities pages for more information:

Arriving at Oxford Bus Station

Once you've arrived in Oxford you'll be keen to get out and about but there are plenty of facilities to help recharge your batteries before you set off again. Oxford Bus Station features a coffee shop, newsagents and more so you can stay on top form.

Find out more on our Oxford Bus Station page.

Frequently asked questions

When is the first coach from Gatwick to Oxford?

The first coach leaves from Gatwick South Terminal at 0.55am, arriving at Oxford Bus Station at 3.25am.

When is the last coach from Gatwick to Oxford?

The last coach leaves from Gatwick South Terminal at 22.55pm, arriving at Oxford Bus Station at 1.25am.

How much is the coach from Gatwick to Oxford?

A one-way journey from Gatwick to Oxford is available from £21*.

How long does the coach take from Gatwick to Oxford?

Our fastest coach takes 1 hr 30 mins from Gatwick North Terminal to Thornhill Park & Ride.

What happens if I miss my coach from Gatwick to Oxford?

We have fare types available to give you more flexibility when you travel. Both our Standard and Fully Flexible fares are amendable, however, excess fees may apply. For more information, please visit our tickets page.

Alternatively, when buying your ticket you can add Change and Go to your booking. Change and Go allows you to board any available coach 12 hours before or after your original departure time for just £5 per journey. Find out more at our Change and Go page.

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