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There are 5 ways to get from Northampton to Stratford-upon-Avon by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  2h 20m

  1. Take the train from Northampton to Coventry
  2. Take the bus from Coventry, Rail Station Bridge to Leamington Spa, Upper Parade X17 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Leamington Spa, Upper Parade to Stratford-upon-Avon, McDonalds X18 / ...

$21 - $31

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Northampton to Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Coventry, Transport Museum to Stratford-upon-Avon, McDonalds X18

$14 - $21

3 alternative options

Train  •  2h 31m

  1. Take the train from Northampton to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham Moor Street to Stratford-upon-Avon

$29 - $41

Taxi  •  56m

  1. Take a taxi from Northampton to Stratford-upon-Avon 48.2 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  56m

  1. Drive from Northampton to Stratford-upon-Avon 48.2 miles

$10 - $15

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Northampton to Stratford-upon-Avon is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Northampton to Stratford-upon-Avon is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 56m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Northampton to Stratford-upon-Avon. However, there are services departing from Northampton and arriving at Stratford-upon-Avon, McDonalds via Coventry, Transport Museum. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 36m.

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No, there is no direct train from Northampton to Stratford-upon-Avon. However, there are services departing from Northampton and arriving at Stratford-upon-Avon via Birmingham Moor Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 31m.

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The distance between Northampton and Stratford-upon-Avon is 35 miles. The road distance is 48.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Northampton to Stratford-upon-Avon without a car is to train and bus which takes 2h 20m and costs £16 - £24.

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It takes approximately 2h 20m to get from Northampton to Stratford-upon-Avon, including transfers.

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Northampton to Stratford-upon-Avon bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Northampton station.

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Northampton to Stratford-upon-Avon train services, operated by West Midlands, depart from Northampton station.

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The best way to get from Northampton to Stratford-upon-Avon is to train which takes 2h 31m and costs £22 - £35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £17 and takes 2h 36m.

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Map of how to get from Northampton to Stratford-upon-Avon.
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  • Distance: 35.3 miles
  • Duration: 2h 20m

What companies run services between Northampton, England and Stratford-upon-Avon, England?

You can take a train from Northampton to Stratford-upon-Avon via Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Moor Street in around 2h 31m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Northampton to Stratford-upon-Avon via Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station and Coventry, Transport Museum in around 2h 36m.

Train operators
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Northampton to Coventry
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $17
Train from Northampton to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $27
Train from Birmingham Moor Street to Stratford-upon-Avon
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Bus operators
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Coventry, Rail Station Bridge to Leamington Spa, Upper Parade
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Bus from Leamington Spa, Upper Parade to Stratford-upon-Avon, McDonalds
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Bus from Coventry, Transport Museum to Stratford-upon-Avon, McDonalds
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Stagecoach Warwickshire
National Express Coventry
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Coventry Rail Station to Leamington Spa, Upper Parade
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
nxbus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Northampton to Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
National Express
Other operators
Taxi from Northampton to Stratford-upon-Avon
Ave. Duration
56m
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Northampton Taxis
Phone
+44 1604 606040
Bounds Taxis Northampton
Phone
+44 1604 626262
Website
boundstaxis.co.uk

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Northampton to Stratford-upon-Avon bus services, operated by Stagecoach Warwickshire, arrive at Stratford-upon-Avon, McDonalds station.

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Northampton to Stratford-upon-Avon train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Stratford-upon-Avon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Northampton to Stratford-upon-Avon is 48 miles. It takes approximately 56m to drive from Northampton to Stratford-upon-Avon.

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There are 548+ hotels available in Stratford-upon-Avon. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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