Bicester North (BCS)

Managed by Chiltern Railways 

Bicester North station
Chiltern Approach
Buckingham Road
OX26 6EF

Station facilities

  • Station seating facilities

    Station seating facilities
  • Trolleys

  • Refreshments

    Note Coffee shop
  • ATM machine

  • Toilets

    Toilets Accessible toilets on platforms 1
  • Pay phone

  • Internet

    Public Wi-Fi Yes
  • Post box

  • Tourist information office

  • Shops


Bicester North

Stations made easy

Route planning around the station including maps and platforms

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Getting to and from the station


Bicycle parking

Storage sheltered
Storage location
By the Bicester Village Shuttle Bus stop and also on opposite side of station approach.
Storage spaces
Storage CCTV
Car Park
Chiltern Railways
Phone number
03456 005 165
Chiltern Approach
Buckingham Road
OX26 6EF
Web address
Chiltern Railways Car Park prices can also be found here
Opening hours
Monday - Sunday 24 Hours a Day
Number of spaces
530  with 6 accessible spaces available
Parking is free for disabled customers parking in disabled spaces displaying a valid International Blue Badge. Please visit the station ticket office where a member of staff will record your vehicle registration number. 
Accessible car park equipment
Wheelchair users may require assistance using car park equipment at this station 
Free of charge
Daily rate
Off peak rate
Saturday rate
Sunday rate
Weekly rate
Monthly rate
Annual rate

The off peak start time is 1200 at this station. 

Lower Car Park: The 'overflow' car park located at the bottom of Chiltern Approach (the main station access road) near to the junction of Buckingham Road will be closed with effect from 31st December 2021. Should the owner of the land decide to reopen the land as a car park, it will be a private car park and Chiltern Railways car parking tickets (including those purchased using RingGo or APCOA location codes linked to Chiltern Railways) will no longer be valid.

CCTV Coverage
Onward travel information

Information to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format here


At front of station.

Accessible taxis

If you would like us to assist you in booking an accessible taxi for your onward journey please contact 03456 005 165.

Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available

In front of station.

Ticket buying and collection

Ticket Office
Opening hours
Monday - Friday 05:50 - 19:10
Saturday 06:35 - 18:00
Sunday 08:10 - 16:40

At main station entrance and in the ticket office building.

Height adjusted ticket office counter
Height adjusted ticket counter is available at this station
Induction loop
This office has an induction loop
Ticket machines
Accessible ticket machines
There are accessible ticket machines at this station
Collection of pre-purchased tickets
Yes, from ticket machine
Smartcards issued
Smartcards top-up
Yes, at self-service ticket machine
Smartcards validators

Chiltern Smartcards can be obtained from

Staffing and general services

Information available from staff
Yes - from ticket office 
Information services - opening times
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 05:50 - 01:05
Friday 05:50 - 01:20
Saturday 06:35 - 00:55
Sunday 08:10 - 01:05
Passenger Information Systems
Departure screens, Announcements
Customer help points
Lost Property
Monday - Friday 12:00 - 20:00
03456 005 165
Customer Services

We welcome your feedback, suggestions and ideas to help us to make changes to improve your services.

Ticket gates
Location for Rail Replacement Services

Rail replacement buses depart from the front of the station.


ATM Machine
Public Wi-Fi
Refreshment facilities
Coffee shop
Toilets Location
Accessible toilets on platforms 1
Accessible toilets
Baby changing facilities
Baby changing facilities location
Female toilets 
National key toilets
Waiting Rooms
Waiting rooms opening hours
Monday - Friday 05:50 - 00:00
Saturday 06:35 - 00:00
Sunday 08:10 - 00:00

Accessibility and mobility access

Helpline Contact
03456 005 165
Assisted travel

We want everyone to travel with confidence. That is why, if you are planning on travelling on national rail services, you can request an assistance booking in advance - now up to 2 hours before your journey is due to start, any time of the day. For more information about Passenger Assist and how to request an assistance booking via Passenger Assist, please click here.

Helpline opening hours
Monday - Sunday 07:00 - 20:00
Staff help available

Passenger Assistance Meeting Point is in the booking office

Staff help available opening times
Monday - Friday 05:50 - 01:00
Saturday 06:35 - 01:00
Sunday 08:10 - 01:00
Ramp for train access
Step free access coverage
Step free access note

Step Free Access Category A. Step free access to all platforms via lifts.

**Important note**: May 2022. Unfortunately, due to a fault, the lift from the footbridge to Platform 2 is currently out of service. Please call 03456 005 165 (Option 3 > Option 3) to discuss travel options if you require level access to or from Platform 2 (the platform that trains usually use from Banbury or towards London).

Wheelchairs available

Station Map

Station plan

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