Trains from Oxford to Banbury

Oxford to Banbury train information

Oxford Banbury train map

Train duration 0h20m
Arrival Banbury, England
Departure Oxford, England
Distance 22 Miles
Train operators Cross Country
Lowest train price from £7.80
Average train price £8.00

Which train company can I use?

The trains connecting Oxford (South East England) to Banbury (South East England) are run by Cross Country. The services on board will change depending on the train provider.

How far is it by train?

There are 22 miles between the two cities and the average duration between Oxford to Banbury is around 0h20m. Train travel is most of the time the quickest way to travel to Banbury from Oxford, and it's also more environmentally friendly than driving or taking the plane.

How much does it costs?

We found trains from £7.80 to travel in the next 180 days. Fares may change depending on the travel date as well as how much time in advance you book your ticket.

Best prices for Oxford to Banbury train tickets

from £7.80 MORE 0h20m

Oxford - Banbury prices calendar

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Oxford - Banbury: the best time to book cheap trains

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Days before Departure

The Prices for train tickets Oxford to Banbury will increase the closer you get to your departure day. If we look at our data, if you book your seat 1 day in advance, tickets should be available from £5 whereas when buying your ticket on the day you're travelling, you will need to spend at least £6 for your journey. Thus, you can save 24% on the price of your ticket by purchasing your seat 1 day in advance rather than on the day you're travelling.

The results are based on the best fares found over the past 6 months when buying in advance versus at the last minute.

Best prices for Oxford to Banbury trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Oxford and Banbury by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Banbury to Oxford and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
£7.80 20/04/2024 08:56 1 month ago
£7.80 20/04/2024 09:39 Cross Country 1 month ago
£7.80 20/04/2024 11:40 Cross Country 1 month ago
£7.80 20/04/2024 08:39 Cross Country 1 month ago
£7.80 20/04/2024 10:52 1 month ago
£7.80 20/04/2024 10:39 Cross Country 1 month ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

Discount Oxford - Banbury train tickets

Do you want to travel at the lowest fares? Many railcards and tricks can be obtained to pay less for your Oxford Banbury train ticket and make even more savings on your tickets: special train fares for children, railcards for all ages, group travel, or charity discount. There are many types of railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Two together railcard, Family and Friends Railcard, Senior railcard, Disabled persons railcard.

  • When getting a railcard, the idea is to make savings after several journeys. But is it really relevant when travelling from Oxford to Banbury? Grab your calculator, considering:

    A = the cost of the railcard (i.e.: £30)

    B = average discount offered by the railcard (i.e.: 34%)

    C = average fare for a Oxford Banbury ticket (i.e.: £7.80)(1)

    Start by dividing A by B: this will give you the budget from which the card will be worthwile. Then divide that number by C. You will see the average number of journeys needed per year to be profitable.

    In our example, A/B = £30/34% = £88.00. Then, 88/£7.80 = 11.28. Your railcard will be worth the investment after on average 12 trips from Oxford to Banbury (one way trip).

  • The price to purchase a Disabled persons railcard is £20 while it will cost you £30 to get the 16-25, Two together, Family and Friends or the Senior railcard. All of them enable you to save 34% off most train fares for one year.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
Oxford to Banbury train £7.80 £5.20 £2.60 11.31

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare

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