Oxford is a university city in Oxfordshire, England, with a population of 155,000. It is 51 miles northwest of London, 57 miles from Birmingham and 30 miles from Reading. The city is home to the University of Oxford, the oldest in the English-speaking world, and has buildings in every style of English architecture from late Anglo-Saxon. Oxford’s industries include motor manufacturing, education, publishing, information technology and science. Oxford has numerous major tourist attractions, many belonging to the university and colleges, as well as several famous institutions. The town centre is home to Carfax Tower and the University Church of St Mary the Virgin, both of which offer views over the spires of the city. Many tourists shop at the historic Covered Market. In the summer punting on the Thames/Isis and the Cherwell is popular. Oxford is home to many museums, galleries, and collections, most of which are free of admission charges and are major tourist attractions. With a combined experience of over 40 years, Mile5 have become the leading provider for airport transfers to Oxford and surrounding areas.
Looking for a fast and reliable airport transfer service between Gatwick Airport to Oxford? We offer highly efficient and convenient airport taxi service from any of London’s airports to Oxford. Our other specialties include business services, tours and excursions, wedding services, shopping trips, hotel transfers, and special events. Mile5 is the best solution for your business and personal needs.
The journey between Gatwick and Oxford
Gatwick Airport is a major international airport located 29.5 miles south of Central London. It is the second largest and second busiest airport in the UK, following Heathrow Airport. LGW has two terminals connected by an automated people transit system.
Oxford city in south-central England is approximately 56 miles away from Central London. Home to Oxford University, one of the top leading universities in the world, and is one of the most frequently visited cities in the UK from Gatwick Airport.
The journey from Gatwick Airport to Oxford takes about 1 hour and 30 minutes on good days, though it may stretch to over two hours due to traffic and road conditions on the M25.
Why choose Mile5
We offer exceptional customer service by ensuring you have an immaculate, travel-ready car, and a professional and a DBS-checked driver. We offer flight monitoring for arrivals, a 60-minute waiting time for arrivals, and free cancellation up to four hours prior to pick-up.
Our booking process is designed for easy and seamless use, and there are no hidden charges. During your trip, you get access to free wifi, bottled water, daily newspapers, and a complimentary infant/child seat.