Travelling to SJE

St John the Evangelist Church is on Iffley Road, between Marston Street and James Street, opposite the University Sports Ground. It is a ten-minute walk from Magdalen Bridge.

Buses from central Oxford
Bus No 3 travels up Iffley Road, stopping directly outside the church (James Street stop).
A number of buses including 1, 5, 10 stop in the Cowley Road (James Street stop), a short walk along Marston Street to Iffley Road and SJE.

Buses from Oxford Railway station
Bus No 5 travels up Cowley Road, stopping between James Street and Marston Street (James Street stop). It is a short walk along Marston Street to Iffley Road and SJE.

Oxford-London coach services
Two coaches – Oxford tube and X90 – run frequent services to and from Oxford to London Victoria, with additional stops at various London locations. In Oxford, the St Clements stop is 5 minutes’ walk from SJE.

Travelling by car

For some events we offer car parking in a private car park close by for £6 per car. Availability will show up on our website. We will need a registration number when booking. One of the car parks is adjacent to the church with direct entrance, ideal for the physically impaired. The other is located in Marston Street.

There is also a small public car park at the bottom of St Clements and one behind Tesco Metro, Cowley Road. Both are a short walk from SJE. Some on street parking is available on Iffley Road and in the nearby side streets after 6:30pm.

Parking in central Oxford is limited and the public are encouraged to use the Park and Ride system, from the Thornhill car park alight at St Clements, a 5 minute walk to the church.