Buses between central London and Headington

Two bus companies run excellent 24-hour services between Oxford and London, and each has three stops in Headington:

  • Green Road roundabout
  • Headington shops
  • Gipsy Lane (for Oxford Brookes University).

So don’t travel all the way into the Gloucester Green coach station in Oxford only to make your way back eastwards to Headington again. The two companies are as follows: note that their picking-up / dropping points in London vary:.

Oxford Bus Company X90

190 bus

Runs every 12–20 minutes during the day, less frequently at night: see X90 website
Starts at Victoria Coach Station and picks up at Victoria
railway/underground station, Marble Arch, Baker Street, and Hillingdon

Oxford Tube

Oxford Tube

Runs every 10–20 minutes during the day, less frequently at night: see Oxford Tube website
Sstarts at Grosvenor Gardens in Victoria, and picks up at Marble Arch, Notting Hill Gate,
Shepherds Bush, and Hillingdon. Tickets can be bought online

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