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Journey details

Best price £ 1.64
Journey duration 2 h 3 min
Connections per day 6
First departure 00:10
Last departure 18:00
Distance 57.2 mi

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What's the best way to get from Oxford to Birmingham? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Oxford to Birmingham, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How can I get the cheapest bus tickets to travel from Oxford to Birmingham?

On average, a bus ticket from Oxford to Birmingham will cost you £ 18.58. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as £ 1.64. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

Buses from Oxford to Birmingham

How long does it take to get from Oxford to Birmingham by bus?

The journey between Oxford and Birmingham by bus usually takes 2 h 3 min to cover a distance of 57.8 mi. The shortest journey from Oxford to Birmingham will take you 15 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Birmingham quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

What time are the departures from Oxford to Birmingham?

If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Oxford to Birmingham leaving at 00:10. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 18:00.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

How many daily journeys are there from Oxford to Birmingham?

The route from Oxford to Birmingham is served by providers including Megabus, National Express, Eurolines CH and Stagecoach (United Counties). From this list of transport providers, there are up to 135 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Oxford 6 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Oxford to Birmingham, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 5 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 1 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors.