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Travel Information: Getting to us
Trains run from Paddington Station in London about every half hour (and take about 1 hour). The Zoology Dept. is about a 20 minute walk from the railway station.
Train times to and from Oxford
Buses from Heathrow Airport run every 30 minutes (takes about 1 hour) and Gatwick Airport run every 1 hour (takes about 2 hours). Both buses are run by:
Oxford Bus Company
Accommodation: Places to stay
Oxford College Rooms
Single, double and twin rooms are available in some Oxford colleges. Bookings can be made through Oxford Rooms.
Availability may be limited, but check at yha.org.uk.
There is a Travelodge in Peartree, next to the park and ride. Rooms start from about £50 per night but can accommodate more than one person. The Travelodge is a ten to fifteen minute bus ride from the City Centre. Visit
Becket House is very close to the station and only a five or ten minute walk from historic Oxford. Prices start from around £100 for two nights. See beckethouse.co.uk and booking.com to book.