Travel & Transportation
Moving about Oxford is a breeze, and getting beyond Mississippi is even easier. Whether it’s by train, plane or bus, exploring is stress free.
The Oxford University Transit (OUT) system is free for all students, faculty and staff members at the University of Mississippi with a valid UM ID and is available for use by visitors for $1 per ride.
GOTCHA BIKE SHARE
The Ole Miss bike share program makes getting around campus simple and convenient! Find and reserve a bike from your phone, enter your 4-digit pin to unlock the bike, ride to where you need to go, and return the bike to one of the many designated bike share racks on campus!
You can use both Uber and Lyft to get around Oxford, Mississippi.
Oxford, Mississippi is a walking town, and the city’s many parks and walking trails make it a meanderer’s dream.
BUS AND TRAIN
The usual rule of thumb for American land travel is: buses are cheap, trains are picturesque. Oxford, MS is served by multiple bus lines and Amtrak train stations, with nearby Memphis being a major transit hub.
Memphis and Tupelo are both around 60-90 minutes away from Oxford, with major airports in both cities.
Due to our central location, Lafayette County is within 400 miles of market areas in eleven states: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Texas.