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Bus from Cambridge to Oxford

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Duration 3 hours 35 minutes (fastest time)

Departures Up to 21 services per day

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Cambridge to Oxford bus details

Our route X5M bus stops at 9 stops between Cambridge and Oxford. The bus sets off from Parkside, Bay 16 and drops you off at Gloucester Green Bus Station, bays 11-12


Coaches towards Birmingham stop on Victoria Avenue near the entrance to Jesus College.

Coaches towards Norwich stop on Maids Causeway near Fair Street

Coaches towards Oxford (X5 Stagecoach Express) stop at Bay 16 Parkside.

These stops are a short walk from the bus station and city centre, giving you full access to the colleges and shops as well as a whole range of restaurants and other entertainment facilities.


For Southbound services (Southampton, Portsmouth, Bournemouth, Poole) we will pick up and drop off from the bus stop on Beaumont Street, close to The Randolph Hotel.

For our Northbound departures (Coventry, Birmingham, Manchester, Sheffield, Leeds, Middlesbrough, Sunderland, Newcastle) we will pick up and drop off from outside The Taylorian on St Giles street.

Oxford Tube departures to London and Stagecoach services to Cambridge will pick up and drop off from Gloucester Green.

Customers may also book to board the Oxford Tube from Thornhill Park and Ride.
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Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to travel from Cambridge to Oxford by bus?

The fastest bus from Cambridge to Oxford takes 3 hours 35 minutes

When is the first bus from Cambridge to Oxford?

The earliest bus from Cambridge to Oxford leaves at 06:20

When is the last bus from Cambridge to Oxford?

The latest bus from Cambridge to Oxford leaves at 18:40

How many daily bus trips are there from Cambridge to Oxford?

Megabus runs up to 21 trips per day from Cambridge to Oxford