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

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Train  •  3h 37m

  1. Take the train from London Marylebone to Leamington Spa
  2. Take the train from Leamington Spa to Stratford-upon-Avon

£54 - £84

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Bus  •  3h 53m

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Stratford-upon-Avon National Express

£11 - £19

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Line 468 bus, train  •  4h 29m

  1. Take the line 468 bus from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent to Elephant & Castle, E & C Newington Causeway N68 / ...
  2. Take the train from London Marylebone to Stratford-upon-Avon

£48 - £74

Train, line 2 bus  •  6h 8m

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Moreton-in-Marsh
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Moreton-in-Marsh, station to Stratford-upon-Avon, Nat West Bank 2 / ...

£38 - £90

Drive  •  2h 4m

  1. Drive from Croydon to Stratford-upon-Avon 110.4 miles

£19 - £28

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The cheapest way to get from Croydon to Stratford-upon-Avon is to bus which costs £11 - £19 and takes 3h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Croydon to Stratford-upon-Avon is to drive which costs £19 - £28 and takes 2h 4m.

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No, there is no direct train from Croydon to Stratford-upon-Avon. However, there are services departing from East Croydon and arriving at Stratford-upon-Avon via London Bridge station, London Marylebone and Leamington Spa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 37m.

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The distance between Croydon and Stratford-upon-Avon is 89 miles. The road distance is 110.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Croydon to Stratford-upon-Avon without a car is to train which takes 3h 37m and costs £50 - £85.

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It takes approximately 3h 37m to get from Croydon to Stratford-upon-Avon, including transfers.

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Croydon to Stratford-upon-Avon train services, operated by Chiltern Railways, depart from London Marylebone station.

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The best way to get from Croydon to Stratford-upon-Avon is to train which takes 3h 37m and costs £50 - £85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £19 and takes 3h 53m.

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Croydon to Stratford-upon-Avon train services, operated by Chiltern Railways, arrive at Stratford-upon-Avon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Croydon to Stratford-upon-Avon is 110 miles. It takes approximately 2h 4m to drive from Croydon to Stratford-upon-Avon.

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  • Distance: 89 miles
  • Duration: 3h 37m

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

You can take a train from Croydon to Stratford-upon-Avon via London Bridge, London Bridge station, Baker Street station, London Marylebone, and Leamington Spa in around 3h 37m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Stratford-upon-Avon once daily. Tickets cost £6 - £9 and the journey takes 2h 30m.

Train operators
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Leamington Spa
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£40 - £60
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
£22 - £35
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £60
Train from Leamington Spa to Stratford-upon-Avon
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£7 - £11
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
£3 - £6
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £11
Train from London Marylebone to Stratford-upon-Avon
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£45 - £70
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
£26 - £40
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £70
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Moreton-in-Marsh
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £80
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£30 - £45
Anytime Day 1st Class
£55 - £80
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Stratford-upon-Avon
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
National Express
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Broad Green, Hogarth Crescent to Elephant & Castle, E & C Newington Causeway
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Johnson's Excelbus
Phone
01564 797 070
Email
businfo@johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Website
johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Moreton-in-Marsh, station to Stratford-upon-Avon, Nat West Bank
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Johnson's Excelbus

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