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There are 3 ways to get from Bristol to Stratford-upon-Avon by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Stratford-upon-Avon National Express

$10 - $14

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 57 min

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

$61 - $90

Drive  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Stratford-upon-Avon 73.3 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Stratford-upon-Avon is to bus which costs £7 - £11 and takes 2 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Stratford-upon-Avon is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bristol Bus & Coach Station station and arriving at Stratford-upon-Avon. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bristol to Stratford-upon-Avon. However, there are services departing from Bristol Temple Meads and arriving at Stratford-upon-Avon via Birmingham Moor Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 57 min.

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The distance between Bristol and Stratford-upon-Avon is 64 miles. The road distance is 73.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Stratford-upon-Avon without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 35 min and costs £7 - £11.

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The bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Stratford-upon-Avon takes 2 h 35 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Bristol to Stratford-upon-Avon bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bristol Bus & Coach Station.

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Bristol to Stratford-upon-Avon train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Bristol Temple Meads station.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Stratford-upon-Avon is to bus which takes 2 h 35 min and costs £7 - £11. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £45 - £70 and takes 2 h 57 min.

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Map of how to get from Bristol to Stratford-upon-Avon.
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  • Distance: 63.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 35 min

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

National Express operates a bus from Bristol to Stratford-upon-Avon once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bristol to Stratford-upon-Avon via Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Moor Street in around 2 h 57 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
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.

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+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Stratford-upon-Avon
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Bristol to Stratford-upon-Avon bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Stratford-upon-Avon station.

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Bristol 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 Bristol to Stratford-upon-Avon is 73 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 23 min to drive from Bristol to Stratford-upon-Avon.

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