Car | Oxfordshire County Council


For some, using a car for travel is often the only viable and necessary option.  However, using a car does not automatically mean that the journey is environmentally inefficient.  There are many schemes, facilities and options that can be taken into consideration when choosing to use your car to ensure that when you are driving, you are using the car as sustainably as possible.

The following webpages provides advice and tips for all driving situations, whether it is for business, pleasure, shopping, visiting friends or family etc.

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Buying a car

Advice if you decide to buy a car

Eco driving

Fuel-efficient driving techniques.

Lift sharing

Find someone to car share with you and save money on petrol.

Park and ride

Information on Oxford's park and ride car parks, where they are and how much they cost.

park and ride bus

Reducing your mileage

Find out how options such as planning a journey can help you reduce your mileage


Information about hiring a taxi

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