Oxford City Walking Tours

Official Guided Walking Tours of Oxford

For those who would also enjoy taking a guided stroll around Oxford, we’re pleased to be able to offer (from our station office) tickets for a selection of quality assessed walking tours, as provided by official BLUE and GREEN badge guides.

The Oxford City Sightseeing walking tour departs every 30 minutes between 11.00 am and 3.30 pm, throughout the summer until 31st August.

Private Group Walking Tours

Group walking tour of Oxford’s Dreaming Spires, tailored to suit and provided by one of our experienced guides.

With a private tour, you ensure that there are no set paths, no compromises and no standing very close to people you don’t know! The colleges visited and the university buildings talked about, are selected just for you.

Both English and foreign language speaking guides available.

Tour Rates 2018/2019

English speaking tour guides

Up to 3 hours within Oxford – £105.00 per guide (one hour tour only)
Extra time – plus £35.00 per hour

Foreign language speaking tour guides

Up to 3 hours within Oxford – £122.00 per guide (one hour tour only)
Extra time – plus £40.00 per hour


There is a maximum of 25 people per tour guide.

All fees quoted include VAT at the prevailing rate but do not include admission to Colleges or other places of interest, these should be paid on the day direct to the College or venue.

Guides will wait free of charge for up to one hour for late arrivals, then extra time rates will be charged.

Tour Start Points

Your tour can start at any central location, to suit your needs. If your party is arriving by coach, however, we would suggest the following points: Oxford Railway Station forecourt (our office location) or outside the Playhouse Theatre, Beaumont Street, Oxford.

Visiting the Oxford Colleges

Visits to specific Oxford Colleges can be accommodated within your tour but please check with us first as some Colleges are not open to visitors.

Payment Terms

Payment is due ten days before travel for all pre-booked activities unless credit terms have been agreed with us.

Cancellation Fees

10 days or more in advance: No charge
6-9 days in advance: 10% of full price
3-5 days in advance: 25% of full price
1-2 days in advance: 50% of full price
Day of service: 75% of full price
1 hour before departure: 85% of full price
After departure: 100% of full price

Cancellation due to inclement weather conditions will be charged as above.