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The Oratory provides transport services for families who live beyond the immediate reaches of Woodcote

The Oratory campus is an inspiring setting, occupying 120 acres on a country estate near Reading. The school has excellent transport links to the M4 and M40 and is easily accessible from London and the major airports.

Pupils travel from far and wide to attend The Oratory School. There are a range of convenient weekly and daily travel options to make the school accessible for all, whether you are interested in day, flexi, weekly or full boarding.

The Oratory Bus Routes

Map with The Oratory School location

Our Bus Routes

We are constantly updating our bus routes according to parental requests. If you have a route in mind, do please let us know by emailing

We will try to accommodate you on our routes.

The Oratory School Transport Booklet

Transport Application

If you would like to discuss any transport enquiries or require a transport application form please contact

Transport Application Form

Travelling to The Oratory

By Public Bus

There is a regular public bus service from Reading to Oxford that stops outside The Oratory School.

Please use this link for further details.

By Train

The School is situated within easy reach of Reading Station.

A bus route to and from Reading Train Station for pupils runs daily each morning and evening.

By Air

London Heathrow Airport is a 45 minute drive by car or taxi from the school. Heathrow is the UK’s largest airport with regular scheduled flights to most international destinations.

By Road

The school is located close to both the M4 and M40 motorways and is less than an hour’s drive by car or taxi from central London.

Contact Admissions

Mrs. Janet Martin

+44 (0) 1491 683522

Our Location

Map with The Oratory School location