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Oxford Street

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Oxford Street is a major shopping district in the City of Westminster. There are over 540 shops in Oxford Street making it Europe's busiest shopping street, as well as the most dense.

Oxford Street is home to major department stores and numerous brands' flagship stores, as well as hundreds of smaller shops. It is the major shopping street in central London and part of a larger shopping district with Regent Street, Bond Street and other smaller nearby streets.

For many British chain stores, their Oxford Street branch is regarded as their 'flagship' store and used for celebrity launches and promotions. Major stores include: Moss Bros., the formal wear hire shop has two addresses in Oxford Street, Selfridges, a department store that has been on this site for a century, John Lewis, the flagship department store opened in 1864, Marks & Spencer, HMV, Topshop, claimed to be "the largest fashion store in the world" Primark and many more national and interntional brands.


Getting There:
By Tube:
For hassle-free travel to Oxford Street, use any of the number of tube stations and lines:
Bond Street: Central Line / Jubilee Line
Marble Arch: Central Line
Oxford Circus: Bakerloo Line / Central Line / Victoria Line
Piccadilly Circus: Bakerloo Line / Piccadilly Line
Tottenham Court Road: Central Line / Northern Line

By Bus:
Oxford Street is well served by bus routes:

3 Oxford Circus to Crystal Palace
6 Aldwych to Kensal Rise
8 Victoria to Bow Church
10 Hammersmith to Archway
12 Notting Hill Gate to Dulwich
13 Aldwych to Golders Green
15 Paddington to Aldgate
23 Westbourne Park to Liverpool Street Station
25 Illford to Oxford Circus
53 Oxford Circus to Plumstead Common
55 Oxford Circus to Leyton
73 Victoria Tottenham
88 Oxford Circus to Clapham Common
94 Piccadilly Circus to Acton Green
98 Wilsden to Holborn
113 Oxford Circus to Edgeware
137 Streatham Hill to Oxford Circus
139 Trafalgar Square to Golders Green
159 Baker Street to Streatham

Opening Times:

Monday 10am – 7pm
Tuesday 10am – 7pm
Wednesday 10am – 7pm
Thursday 10am – 8pm
Friday 10am – 7pm
Saturday 10am – 7pm
Sunday 12pm – 6pm

Contact Details:

Oxford Street