Oxford Street shops
• View Time Out's guide to shopping on London's Oxford Street. • Features essential information including opening times and a map. • Find out where to stay, eat and drink near Oxford Street.
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Download our map of Oxford Street plotting all the best shops
View images from the history of London's busiest shopping street
Find out where to enjoy a light bite or lunch near Oxford Street
Like it or not, Oxford Street is the main artery of London shopping. It’s not the place to head for independent shopping, as only massive brands can afford the rents attached to Oxford Street premises, but it is unrivalled in its offering of cheap high street shopping and jumbo department stores. Here are Oxford Street’s greatest hits, along with a few insider tips – where to go to the loo, where to find a cash machine, where to refuel after an afternoon’s hard shopping graft – as well as essentials like opening times.