logo Burford Cotswolds
“Gateway to the Cotswolds”


Getting here by car
Burford is 20 miles west of Oxford where the A40 crosses the A361. London and Birmingham are approximately 1.5 hours drive away. Oxford, Cheltenham, Swindon and Stratford-upon-Avon are all about half an hour. All parking is free in Burford. There is a riverside car park (post code OX18 4SE - see map below) and street parking. Please be aware that some parking on the streets has a time restriction.

Burford in the wider area
Burford and the local area © J Lewin


Getting here by bus or coach
Swanbrook runs a coach service which stops at Burford roundabout on its journeys from Oxford to Gloucester and Cheltenham. Please check the company website for more details as times may change seasonally.

Stagecoach stops in Burford. Please plan your route using the timetable on their website as connecting changes may be needed. www.stagecoachbus.com/oxfordshire/

Getting here by train
The nearest train stations are at Oxford or Charlbury. Information can be found on the National Rail web site. www.nationalrail.co.uk

Travel to Burford can then be completed by taxi, bus or coach.


Finding your way around the Town
Once in Burford more detailed information can be found at the Visitor Information Centre on the High Street or by looking at the Oxfordshire Cotswolds web site. www.oxfordshirecotswolds.org

Burford street map © J Lewin