Useful websites for road maps in the UK are:
Please note that there are now parking restrictions within the Woodstock Town Centre, these are the signs to look out for.
If you are staying in Woodstock, a hotel or B&B please ask for their advice about where to Park.
Car Hire - Self Drive
- there are no car hire companies in Woodstock, the
Hartwells of Oxford
, Oxford Motor Park, Langford Lane, Kidlington, Oxfordshire OX5 1RY
- Great Rates Quality Service
- Prepaid Leisure deals
- Wide Choice of Latest Vehicles
- Short & Long Term Rentals
Reservations: 0870 040 9000
, Building 34, Oxford Airport, Langford Lane, Kidlington, OXFORD. OX5 1RA
If you are not familiar with driving in the U.K we recommend that you first obtain a copy
of THE HIGHWAY CODE
, a cheap and invaluable Official publication available from most bookshops or online at Amazon UK
Be SAFE, Be PREPARED
to Woodstock is from Oxford. A frequent service is operated
, bus number S3, look out for the names Woodstock, Charlbury and Chipping Norton
on the front of the bus.
The bus stops are close by the Hensington Gate entrance to Blenheim Palace or in the centre of
Woodstock itself close by the Marlborough Arms Hotel. Worth's Coaches
also operate a service on the same route.
The drivers will be happy to tell you at which stop to get off, PLEASE ASK for Blenheim Palace or Woodstock Centre.when you get on the bus.
and information about
the frequent bus services from London to Oxford check Stagecoach
or telephone 0870 608 2 608.
Woodstock to Witney Bus Service
Route Number 242
for times and bus stops goto: http://www.stagecoachbus.com/PdfUploads/Timetable_9129_242%20.pdf
Oxford Airport caters for business size aircraft only,
If arriving in the UK by air you will most
probably fly into: Birmingham, London Heathrow, London Luton, or London Gatwick. The Witney Shuttle www.witneyshuttle.com
provides a direct minibus service from Heathrow and Gatwick.
Birmingham and Heathrow have coach services to Oxford. see: Oxford
Air Charter companies:
: There is no railway station in Woodstock, the nearest is at Oxford. There are frequent direct services to and from Oxford to London, Paddington via Reading and from Birmingham New Street via Coventry and Banbury. Other connections from the south via Reading or Didcot, from the north via Birmingham New Street. For
further information contact the Passenger Train Information Service at Oxford Railway Station Tel: 0845
call the National Rail Enquiry Tel: 8457
Visit the Trainline
for booking information.
. The are a number of day tours which start from London which take
in Oxford, Blenheim Palace and Stratford upon Avon, they operate from London every day, but, please
note they tend not to have the time for you to walk around Woodstock and you only visit Blenheim Palace
in the time available. Blenheim Palace is not Woodstock, neither is Woodstock Blenheim Palace! We happily
co exist. To book contact your hotel concierge.
The Witney Shuttle
The Witney Shuttle offers a 9-times daily, timetabled minibus service to Heathrow & Gatwick from the Feathers Hotel, Woodstock (or vice-versa). For full details and booking information visit:www.witneyshuttle.com
Woodstock to Kidlington return FREE bus service.
Thursdays ONLY, three return trips operated by RH Coaches:
Full information and times: http://www.rhbuses.com/sainsburysfreebus.htm
Heyfordian Travel Bus Service
Service No. 25 Bicester-Wendlebury-Kirtlington-Woodstock
Mondays to Saturdays.
full timetable and details: http://www.heyfordian.travel/timetables/heyfordian_25_25A.pdf
Service No. 203/220/242A
full timetables and details: http://www.heyfordian.travel/timetables/heyfordian_203_220_242.pdf