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Travelling from Wakefield to Oxford by train

Fast trains from Wakefield to Oxford take around 3 hours and 11 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 215 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Wakefield and Oxford.

Are there direct trains from Wakefield to Oxford?

Journeys between Wakefield and Oxford usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.

We usually find around 18 departures on the route from Wakefield to Oxford every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 23 departures.

How long is the train journey from Wakefield to Oxford?

The Wakefield to Oxford train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 11 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Wakefield to Oxford train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Oxford is usually scheduled to depart Wakefield around 05:18 and the last train is around 21:23. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Wakefield around 06:18, and the last at 21:23.

When to book Wakefield to Oxford train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Wakefield to Oxford by train.

Which train companies operate between Wakefield and Oxford?

More than one train company operates on the route from Wakefield to Oxford, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Chiltern Railways
  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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