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

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Train, bus  •  2h 5m

  1. Take the train from Derby to Leamington Spa
  2. Take the bus from Leamington Spa, station to Stratford-upon-Avon, McDonalds X18 / ...

$47 - $70

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Bus  •  2h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Derby to Warwick National Express

$14 - $19

2 alternative options

Train  •  2h 18m

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

$45 - $67

Drive  •  1h 10m

  1. Drive from Derby to Stratford-upon-Avon 67.2 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Derby to Stratford-upon-Avon is to drive which costs £11 - £16 and takes 1h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Derby to Stratford-upon-Avon is to drive which costs £11 - £16 and takes 1h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Derby to Stratford-upon-Avon. However, there are services departing from Derby and arriving at Stratford-upon-Avon, McDonalds via Warwick, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 56m.

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No, there is no direct train from Derby to Stratford-upon-Avon. However, there are services departing from Derby and arriving at Stratford-upon-Avon via Birmingham Moor Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 18m.

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The distance between Derby and Stratford-upon-Avon is 52 miles. The road distance is 67.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Derby to Stratford-upon-Avon without a car is to train and bus which takes 2h 5m and costs £35 - £55.

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It takes approximately 2h 5m to get from Derby to Stratford-upon-Avon, including transfers.

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

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Derby to Stratford-upon-Avon train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Derby station.

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The best way to get from Derby to Stratford-upon-Avon is to train which takes 2h 18m and costs £30 - £55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £15 and takes 2h 56m.

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Map of how to get from Derby to Stratford-upon-Avon.
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  • Distance: 51.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 5m

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

You can take a train from Derby to Stratford-upon-Avon via Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Moor Street in around 2h 18m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Derby to Stratford-upon-Avon once daily. Tickets cost $9 - $14 and the journey takes 2h 20m.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Leamington Spa
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $45
Train from Derby to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Bus operators
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Leamington Spa, station to Stratford-upon-Avon, McDonalds
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Stagecoach Warwickshire
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 Derby to Warwick
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
National Express

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

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Derby 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 Derby to Stratford-upon-Avon is 67 miles. It takes approximately 1h 10m to drive from Derby 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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