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Radcliffe Humanities
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How to find us

The Oxford Philosophy Faculty is located in the refurbished Radcliffe Infirmary building on the Woodstock Road.

Our address is: 

Faculty of Philosophy
Radcliffe Humanities
Radcliffe Observatory Quarter
Woodstock Road
Oxford, OX2 6GG

The Philosophy Library is also located at this address. A map showing our location can be found below.

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By Air

London Heathrow and Gatwick airports are linked to Oxford by The Airline coach service, which operate a direct frequent service twenty-four hours a day. London Stansted airport is linked to Oxford by the National Express 757 coach, running every two hours. A number of companies, including Oxicars and CCB cars, offer pre-bookable airport transfers.

Heathrow Airport
Gatwick Airport
Luton Airport
Stansted Airport

Oxford to and from airports:
Heathrow and Gatwick: the airline


By Rail

A frequent direct service operates between Oxford and London Paddington (approximately every 30 minutes), and between Oxford and Birmingham New Street via Banbury and Coventry. Other services operate from the north via Birmingham New Street; from the South via Reading; and from the west via Didcot or Reading. For information contact National Rail enquiries; tel: 08457 484950.

Rail timetable information
Latest information on arrivals and departures at Oxford station
Taxi companies operating from Oxford station

By Road

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Oxford to and from London:
Frequent 24-hour direct services connect Oxford with London (peak times every 10-20 minutes). The Oxford X90 service includes Victoria Coach Station, Grosvenor Gardens, Marble Arch, Baker Street/Gloucester Place and Hillingdon.(tel: 01865 785400). The Oxford Tube service includes Grosvenor Gardens, Marble Arch, Notting Hill Gate, Shepherd's Bush, and Hillingdon (tel: 01865 772250). For information on coaches to other major cities and airports contact National Express (tel: 08705 808080). Coaches arrive at Gloucester Green Coach Station.

Traveline - Journey planner

London-Oxford: A40/M40/A40;
Birmingham-Oxford: M40/A34;
Bristol-Oxford: M32/M4/A34.

Many Oxford streets are now closed to traffic and parking is severely limited. Visitors are encouraged to use the Park and Ride bus services which operate between the city centre and parking areas on the outskirts at Pear Tree, Woodstock Road (north); Water Eaton (north); Seacourt, Botley Road (west); Redbridge, Abingdon Road (south); and Thornhill, London Road (east). See the Oxford Bus Company website for details.

Car parks are available in the city centre.

Local Taxis:
Taxi ranks are located at Oxford Railway Station, Gloucester Green Coach Station and St Giles' in the city centre.

ABC Taxis, Tel: +44 (0)1865 770077
City Taxis, Tel: +44 (0)1865 201201
Euro Taxis, Tel: +44 (0)1865 430430
Radio Taxis, Tel: +44 (0)1865 249743 or 242424


Tourist Information Centre

15-16 Broad Street, Tel: +44 (0) 1865 252200
Open: Mon-Sat 0930-1700; Sun 1000-1530, email


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