The Oxford Bus Company’s Airline’ service also operates between Gatwick and Oxford. The buses depart at approximately hourly intervals (check the website for times) from the South Terminal (lower forecourt stand 18) and from the North Terminal (bay 4). The journey time from Gatwick to Oxford is approximately 2 – 2 ½ hours depending on traffic. A single ticket costs more than £25, and a period return more than £35. Ask for the ‘Gloucester Green’ stop – this is the final destination at Oxford.
By Public Transport from London
Two companies operate services from London to Oxford. Both companies provide a departure at least every fifteen minutes from London during the day and at least every thirty minutes during the evenings. The prices for either company are more than £13.00 single, and more than £20.00 period return. The journey time is approximately 1 hour 40 minutes depending on traffic congestion. Please note both bus companies restrict passengers to 2 pieces of luggage. The services are Non-smokig.
Oxford Tube – www.oxfordtube.com – tel: (01865) 772250 (+44 1865 from overseas). The bus called the ‘Oxford Tube’ is a daily, 24-hour service. It departs from Grosvenor Gardens (close to Victoria Railway Station), then picks up at Marble Arch, Notting Hill Gate, Shepherd’s Bush (Kensington Hilton) and Hillingdon (Hillingdon Health Centre).
Oxford Espress – www.oxford.co.uk/main.php?page_id=27 – Tel: (01865) 785400 (+44 1865 from overseas). The Oxford Bus Company’s ‘Espress’ is a daily, 24-hour service. It departs from Victoria Coach Station (Gate 10) then picks up at Buckingham Palace Road (Stop 11), Marble Ach (Stop 14B), Gloucester Place (near Marylebone Road; Stop Q) and Hillingdon (Hillingdon Health Centre).