Wolfson College is located 30 minutes' walk from Oxford city centre, at the end of Linton Road, off Banbury Road.

Whether you are in town for an open day or simply want to join one of the many seminars and talks happening here, we invite you to explore our College and community. Take a tour, attend a concert, or stroll through our gardens and our buildings, with their award-winning architecture.

Postal Address

Wolfson College, Linton Road, Oxford OX2 6UD


+44 (0) 1865 274 100


Ways of getting to Wolfson

College minibus
A minibus service runs between the College and the city centre every 20 minutes in the early morning, lunchtime and late afternoons on Mondays to Fridays. The timetable is available via the minibus webpage

Public transport
Buses to and from the city centre are numerous and frequent, and leave from the end of Linton Road. All buses from the College into town stop on St Giles' and most buses from the centre to Summertown along Banbury Road stop at the end of Linton Road. For timetables and fares, visit The Oxford Bus Company or Stagecoach websites.

On Foot
Wolfson is approximately 30 minutes walk from the centre of town and the most direct route is along Banbury Road

By Bike
Cycling to Wolfson is easy and takes approximately 10 minutes from the centre of town. A cycling map is available at

Driving instructions
Parking in Oxford is difficult but, if necessary, temporary parking at Wolfson is available and a Park & Ride service is also available.

Park and Ride
Park and Ride bus service operates between the Water Eaton site (north of the ring road near Kidlington) and the city centre. There is a stopping point on the northbound and southbound routes, on Banbury Road opposite the end of Linton Road (tell the bus driver you want to get off at the 'St Margaret's Road stop'). It is approximately a five-minute walk from this junction to the College.

Parking at Wolfson
Parking in designated areas is available for a maximum of 3 hours. Parking restrictions exist in the roads adjacent to the College.

Rail services
The fast trains to and from London take one hour and are reasonably priced when purchased in advance from the station or online. The train station is approximately 10 minutes' walk from the centre of town and 45 minutes' walk from Wolfson.

Coach Services
To get to and from London, there are two cheap regular coach services run by The Oxford Bus Company (the X90 coach) and Stagecoach (Oxford Tube). The journey takes between 90 and 120 minutes depending on the traffic. Both leave from Gloucester Green Bus Station, Queen's Lane on the High Street, St Clement's and numerous other stops.

London Heathrow International Airport and Gatwick Airport are linked to Oxford by The Airline coach service, which operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week from many of the same bus stops as the X90 and the Oxford Tube.

There are coach services to Cambridge, such as the Stagecoach X5, which takes approximately 4 hours.