Watford to Oxford by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:11
  • Last train
    20:43
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 1m

Travelling from Watford to Oxford by train

Fast trains from Watford to Oxford take around 2 hours and 1 minute, covering a distance of approximately 62 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Watford and Oxford.

Are there direct trains from Watford to Oxford?

Journeys between Watford and Oxford usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 40 departures on the route from Watford 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 51 departures.

How long is the train journey from Watford to Oxford?

The Watford to Oxford train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 1 minute, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Watford to Oxford train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Oxford is usually scheduled to depart Watford around 04:11 and the last train is around 00:35. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Watford around 06:16, and the last at 19:51.

When to book Watford 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 Watford to Oxford by train.

Which train companies operate between Watford and Oxford?

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

  • Chiltern Railways
  • CrossCountry
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Midland
  • London Overground
  • London Underground
  • Virgin Trains

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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