Respond to the County Council’s consultation on the A40

Hulton Park

30th September 2015

Oxfordshire County Council is seeking to find a long-term strategy to tackle congestion on the A40 and is holding a public consultation to seek views on possible options.

Oxfordshire County Council is committed to finding a long-term strategy to tackle current and projected congestion on the A40.

Investing in the A40‘ looks at the possible options for the long-term strategy.

Five radical options identified include a £50m bus lane, a £120m dual carriageway with a possible £100m ‘North Oxford Bypass’, a £165m guided busway, a £240m tram, or a £285m railway.

The public consultation on the strategy for improving the A40 runs from 26 September 2015 to 8 November 2015.


See CPRE’s consultation response below.

If you would like to share your views, please contact us.

How to respond?

Respond by filling in the online questionnaire.

Alternatively contact Henry Hilsdon by email : or by Phone : 07554103533.


CPRE Oxfordshire, 30 September