Travelling to SJE

St John the Evangelist church is situated on Iffley Road, between Marston Street and James Street, opposite the University Sports Ground. It is a 10-minute walk from Magdalen Bridge.

Buses from central Oxford
Bus No. 3 travels up Iffley Road, stopping directly outside the church (James Street stop).

Buses Nos. 1, 5 and 10 stop in the Cowley Road (James Street stop), from where it is 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 service

Oxford Tube runs frequent services to and from Oxford Bus Station and London Victoria Station, with additional stops in both cities. In Oxford, the St Clement’s stop is an 8-minute walk from SJE.


Parking in central Oxford is limited and the public are encouraged to use the Park and Ride system. The shuttle from Thornhill Park and Ride stops in St Clement’s.

If coming by car, there is a small public car park at the bottom of St Clement’s and another behind Tesco Metro in Cowley Road. Limited on street parking is available in the nearby side streets.

For some events we offer car parking in a private car park close to the church. The charge is £10 per car. For information, please email