There are 4 ways to get from City of Lancaster to Stratford-upon-Avon by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 36 min

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

$90 - $138

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Lancaster to Birmingham National Express
  2. Take the bus from Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station to Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores X20

$25 - $30

2 alternative options

Line 42 bus, train  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the line 42 bus from Lancaster City Centre, Common Garden Street to Poulton-le-Fylde, St Chads Church (POULTON Golden Ball) 42
  2. Take the train from Poulton-le-Fylde to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Leamington Spa

$88 - $133

Drive  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Drive from City of Lancaster to Stratford-upon-Avon 163.7 miles

$35 - $55

What companies run services between City of Lancaster, England and Stratford-upon-Avon, England?

You can take a train from City of Lancaster to Stratford-upon-Avon via Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Moor Street in around 3 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from City of Lancaster to Stratford-upon-Avon via Birmingham and Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station in around 6 h 39 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
Johnson's Excelbus
Phone
01564 797 070
Email
businfo@johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Website
johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station to Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lancaster City Centre, Common Garden Street to Poulton-le-Fylde, St Chads Church (POULTON Golden Ball)
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from City of Lancaster to Stratford-upon-Avon?

The distance between City of Lancaster and Stratford-upon-Avon is 219 km. The road distance is 262 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from City of Lancaster to Stratford-upon-Avon?

The cheapest way to get from City of Lancaster to Stratford-upon-Avon is to bus which costs £18 - £22 and takes 6 h 39 min.

What is the fastest way to get from City of Lancaster to Stratford-upon-Avon?

The quickest way to get from City of Lancaster to Stratford-upon-Avon is to drive which takes 2 h 44 min and costs £25 - £40.

Is there a direct train between City of Lancaster and Stratford-upon-Avon?

No, there is no direct train from City of Lancaster to Stratford-upon-Avon. However, there are services departing from Lancaster and arriving at Stratford-upon-Avon via Birmingham Moor Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 36 min.

Is there a direct bus between City of Lancaster and Stratford-upon-Avon?

No, there is no direct bus from City of Lancaster to Stratford-upon-Avon. However, there are services departing from Lancaster and arriving at Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores via Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 39 min.

How long does it take to get from City of Lancaster to Stratford-upon-Avon?

It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to get from City of Lancaster to Stratford-upon-Avon, including transfers.