a station-by-station guide for UK tourist attractions

Oxford Parkway

National Rail | station code OXP

Oxfordshire near Cotswolds Offers & Links

Oxford Parkway station is served by trains from London Marylebone which continue to Oxford station for the city centre. Trains from London Paddington operate to Oxford and do not serve Oxford Parkway.

For Oxford city centre see Oxford station.

Oxford Parkway map

Blenheim Palace by bus then ½ mile

A World Heritage Site with over 300 years of history. Home to the Duke and Duchess of Marlborough and the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill. Formal gardens and extensive Parkland. Events and exhibitions. Cafes and Restaurants. Tel. 0800 849 6500.
Open Mar-Nov, Daily 1000-1730.
Bus 500 from Rail Station forecourt or 7 from main road nearby, to entrance then ½ mile walk through the Park. About 15 minutes journey. Both routes Daily every 30 minutes. 7 operated by Stagecoach, 500 operated by Oxford Bus, note that bus tickets are not interchangeable between operators. Buses also operate from Charlbury, Hanborough and Oxford.

Oxfordshire Museum and Woodstock by bus

Woodstock is a picturesque market town. Galleries in the museum cover the human and natural history of Oxfordshire. Museum Garden. Exhibitions programme. Cafe. Tel. 01993 811456. Admission free to Museum.
Open TWThFS 1000-1700, Sun 1400-1700.
Bus see Blenheim Palace.

Blenheim Palace and Woodstock map