There are 7 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stafford by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Stafford

$109 - $171

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Wolverhampton National Express / ...

$49 - $60

5 alternative options

Line 7 bus, train  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the line 7 bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Slough Town Centre, Queensmere (Queensmere Shopping Ctr) 7
  2. Take the train from Slough to Oxford
  3. Take the train from Oxford to Stafford

$84 - $137

Line 724 bus, train  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the line 724 bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Watford Junction Railway Station 724
  2. Take the train from Watford Junction to Northampton
  3. Take the train from Northampton to Stafford

$55 - $75

Drive  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stafford 140.3 miles

$30 - $45

Fly to Manchester, train  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stafford

$104 - $309

Fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stafford

$113 - $266

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stafford is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stafford is to train which takes 2 h 19 min and costs £80 - £130.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Stafford is 187 km. The road distance is 224 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stafford, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stafford. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Airport London and arriving at Stafford Town Centre, Pilgrim Street (Epsley's Yard) via Wolverhampton Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 19 min.

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What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Stafford, England?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stafford hourly. Tickets cost $80 - $130 and the journey takes 1 h 16 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stafford every 3 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $50 and the journey takes 4 h 5 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Stafford
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$80 - $130
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stafford
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Slough to Oxford
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $45
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Oxford to Stafford
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stafford
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $40
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Watford Junction to Northampton
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $27
Train from Northampton to Stafford
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Slough Town Centre, Queensmere (Queensmere Shopping Ctr)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Watford Junction Railway Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
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 Heathrow Airport London to Wolverhampton
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
nationalexpress.com

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