Oxford Day Trips from London
Helpful advice from us and our travellers so you can enjoy your experience to the fullest.
Where is Oxford and how far away from London is it?
Oxford sits in roughly 90 km (56 mi) north-west of London, and takes about 1h30m to drive there, there is also a direct train running through Oxford, with the journey taking between 50 minutes to 1 hour.
What is so special about Oxford?
Nicknamed the "City of Dreaming Spires", Oxford's popularity grew from it's prestigious university-city culture and beautiful architecture.
What is recommended to do while visiting Oxford?
Most people check out the various colleges of Oxford University, as many of the colleges, departments and facilities are scattered throughout the city centre. There are also the University Parks, Botanic Gardens, Bagley Wood and Christ Church Meadow all of which are parks situated in and around the city.