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 Old White Hart (51 Main St) are great picks.

When to visit Oakham

Oakham in April
Estimated hotel price
C$ 119
1 night at 3-star hotel
Oakham in April
Estimated hotel price
C$ 119
1 night at 3-star hotel
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How to Get to Oakham


Although Oakham doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Birmingham Airport (UK) (BHX), which is located 45 miles from Oakham. The shortest flight to Oakham from Canada departs from Toronto and takes around 11h 20m.


The train station in Oakham is called Oakham, and is located 0.4 miles from the city centre.


Another option to get to Oakham is to pick up a car rental from London, which is about 85 miles from Oakham. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and Europcar, among others, in London.

Airports near Oakham

Airlines serving Oakham

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British Airways
Good (1,746 reviews)
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Turkish Airlines
Good (1,510 reviews)
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Air France
Good (498 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (306 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (3,200 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (1,443 reviews)
Excellent (1,275 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (2,048 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (131 reviews)
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Scandinavian Airlines
Good (492 reviews)
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Singapore Airlines
Excellent (479 reviews)
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Where to stay in Oakham

Average rates range from around C$ 225 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to C$ 393 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Oakham

Most booked hotels in Oakham

The Admiral Hornblower
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
C$ 123+
Barnsdale Lodge Hotel and Restaurant
Excellent (8.2, Excellent reviews)
C$ 236+
Rutland Hall Hotel
Good (7.8, Good reviews)
C$ 147+
Brook Whipper-In Hotel
Good (7.5, Good reviews)
C$ 103+
Normanton Park Hotel, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western
Good (7.2, Good reviews)
C$ 93+

Renting a car in Oakham

Expect to pay C$ 2.46 per litre in Oakham (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between C$ 29.41 and C$ 39.22. The most frequently booked car type in Oakham is Mini (Fiat 500 or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy rental cars (Volkswagen Polo or similar) are, on average, 56% cheaper than other rental car types in the city.