Oakham travel guide

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You're Going to Love Oakham

With a population of 10,150, Oakham is a must-see destination in England, United Kingdom.

Where to Eat in Oakham

If you’re looking for affordable options, The Wheatsheaf (1 Stretton Road) and No.23 Uppingham (No.23 Uppingham) are great picks.

When to visit Oakham

Oakham in June
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Oakham in June
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Oakham


Although Oakham doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to East Midlands Airport (EMA), which is located 44 km from Oakham.


AccesRail is the only carrier operating train routes to Oakham. The train station in Oakham is called Oakham, and is located 0.6 km from the city centre.


Another option to get to Oakham is to pick up a car hire from London, which is about 136 km from Oakham. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and DRIVALIA , among others, in London.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Oakham, including FlixBus, National Express and BlaBlaBus. From London, the bus ride to Oakham takes 346 km and will cost you around $42. From Bristol, the ticket costs about $66 for a journey of 708 km.

Airlines serving Oakham

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British Airways
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Turkish Airlines
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Air France
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United Airlines
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Qatar Airways
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Austrian Airlines
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Air Canada
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Brussels Airlines
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Singapore Airlines
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Scandinavian Airlines
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Etihad Airways
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Where to stay in popular areas of Oakham

Hiring a car in Oakham

Expect to pay $3.23 per litre in Oakham (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $38.71 and $51.61. The most frequently booked car type in Oakham is Standard (Class Commercial Truck or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy car hire (Volkswagen Polo or similar) is, on average, 66% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.