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Bus travel

The following information is believed to be correct at the time of posting. Please check with the bus companies for the latest timetables and use a service such as Traveline to plan your journey.


PickMeUp is an on-demand ride-sharing minibus service from the Oxford Bus Company.

Download the app and say where you want your journey to begin: the bus will pick you up from a 'virtual bus stop' within a short walkable distance of where you are.

The intelligent software works out the best way to take you and the other passengers to your chosen destinations.

Register your credit or debit card and the bus could be with you in around 10 minutes.

Bus companies

Park & Ride

If you need to travel by car, please consider using the Park & Ride service. The bus stops at the hospital a short distance from the main entrances.

Park & Ride services direct to the hospital - Monday to Friday only

Please see for more information.

  • 700 Park & Ride
    Monday to Friday
    Kidlington to JR and Churchill and NOC via Oxford Parkway [Water Eaton] Park & Ride and Summertown
    700 timetable: Stagecoach

Park & Ride buses that run on Sundays / Bank Holidays

  • Thornhill
    to Headington Shops for a 20 minute walk on to the Churchill site
  • Redbridge
    to Oxford City Centre and change buses (see options below)
  • Oxford Parkway [Water Eaton]
    to Oxford City Centre and change buses (see options below)
  • Oxford Bus Company Park & Ride
  • Park & Ride map (pdf)

Buses from Oxford City Centre

  • city4 City Centre / Old Road (Churchill) / Wood Farm.
    Get off in Old Road (entrance to Churchill Drive): the bus stop is a few metres past the entrance to the Churchill Hospital site, across the pedestrian crossing.
    Oxford Bus Company
  • For some locations in the Churchill Hospital it may be better to stay on the city4 for two more stops after Old Road and get off in Girdlestone Road; there is a pedestrian entrance to Churchill Drive via Massey Close.
    city4 route map (pdf)
  • 10 City Centre / Cowley Centre / Hollow Way / Slade / Wood Farm / Headington / JR.

Buses that stop in Headington

There are many, frequent bus services from Oxford City Centre to Headington.

  • Thornhill
    to Headington Shops for a 15 - 20 minute walk on to the Churchill site
    Oxford Bus Company
  • 8 & 9 City Centre / Headington / Barton / Risinghurst
    Oxford Bus Company / Stagecoach
  • 280 Aylesbury / Thame / Wheatley / Headington / City Centre / Railway Station

From bus stops in Old Road it is five minutes' walk to the hospital entrance.