travelgrove Travel Tips
 

Sightseeing in Oxford with the bus, United Kingdom

 
20
    
Legend
  • History & Culture travel tip
  • City center
Distance from city center: 7.3mi
Guinevere1988's pictureby Guinevere1988 History & Culture travel tip
added on the 17th of September, 2009
Sightseeing buses may seem as a waste of time and money, but in the case of towns like Oxford I would say that they are the perfect choice. Oxford official tour bus tickets have an affordable price and if you purchase a ticket you get reduced fees at many of the Oxford sights. The tour starts in front of the Railway station and you can hop off and hop on at many different places. On the bus you get free earphones and the sightseeing tour is in many different languages.
It is a fun thing to do and because the bus has an open top you can even take pictures without getting off the bus. If you want to get off, which I'm sure you will the bus stops at 19 different sights.

Address:
Park End St
Oxford, OX1


Price:
Adult: £11.50
Child (5-15yrs): £6.00
Senior (60+): £9.50
Student (requires valid Student ID): £10.00
Family (2 Adult + up to 3 Children): £31.00

Opening Hours:
9:30 - 18:00

How to get there:
By train to Oxford station

 
Eagle & Child pub in OxfordPitt Rivers Museum
 
 
 
History & Culture
tips

Recent travel tips for Oxford

  • Oxford
    Know how to ride a push bike, as thats what everyone does! [...]
    D: n/a20
  • Pitt Rivers Museum
    The Pitt Rivers Museum in Oxford has a great display of culturaland archeological items. Everything is categorized by topic, so it is easier for the visitor to understand what he/she is seeing. There are collections of Religious items, [...]
    D: 7.7mi20
  • Eagle & Child pub in Oxford
    Go and see this very nice pub, the Eagle & Child in Oxford. If you like fantasy novels, you should visit it, because JRR Tolkien and CS Lewis used to come and drink here very often. They also have very good food. [...]
    D: 7.1mi10

More travel tips about OxfordWe only have a few travel tips for Oxford so take some time and feel free to share your own travel tips with the Travelgrove community. Write about your favorite restaurant, the best museum in town or the park you like most. Tell others what to do and what not to do in the city and help them benefit from your experience. Let’s explore together!

 

Things about Oxford you may be interested in

Be the first who requests a site listing for this page.
 
 
 
guides

Recommended

Oxford Nightlife

For a unique atmosphere, go to Freud’s, a pub that occupies a former church building. Prices are a bit steep but the quaint mood of the place makes it worth spending a couple of extra quid on a drink. There are more than enough nightclubs in Oxford, but some nights are students-only, so you should check beforehand. The Regal plays various music styles, and often has live bands. The venue is [...]
 
 
 

More travel tips you might be interested in

Augsburg, Germany
If you go to Augsburg, you should visit the roman museum, the arts museum and take a look at the so called 'Fuggersiedlung'. It was the first...
General: Visit the Museums and the Fuggersiedlung

Frankfurt, Germany
If you go there by car, leave it on one of the parking lots connected to public transports, because the inner city is heavily traffic crowded.
General: Use park and ride spots

 

Gythion, Greece
If you want to reach other cities from there, go to the main bus station in the city center, directly adjacent to the harbour.
Public Transportation: Reaching other cities from Gythion

Marikina, Philippines
Don't give money to beggars on the streets, give food or help out in their community.
Sightseeing: Philippine eco-cultural adventure specialist

 

Arusha, Tanzania
Kilimanjaro Tanzanite Safaris Ltd, specialist Tour Operator in Arusha Tanzania. Offers wildlife safaris,african safaris,vacation holidays, tanzania...
General: Tanzania holidays destinations

Poltava, Ukraine
Hi, so there is a river that goes right near the city of Poltava, Ukraine. Our summers are really, really hot, so many people get out of the city....
Beaches : Things to do in Poltava in summer

 

Grand Canyon Village, Arizona
Bright Angel Trail is certainly the most famous of all trails at Grand Canyon. You’ll need a lot of time to do the whole trail. If you do the...
Outdoors Activities: Bright Angel Trail

Overland Park, Kansas
Place Delicate clothing can be placed between two dry cleaner bags and then fold the item and pack. The garment will not have any fold creases and...
General: Place Delicate

 

Waikiki, Hawaii
Diamond Head is one of the most famous vulcanic craters in the world. It was named by British sailors in the 17th century because of the shining of...
Outdoors Activities: Diamond Head

Sa Pa, Vietnam
When you plan your holiday to Vietnam and further to one of the mesmerizing Indochina destinations such as Thailand, Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar,...
Sightseeing: Cultural experience with ethnic minorities in Sapa

 
 
 
 
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it 
 
 
*