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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  •  2h 2m

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Stafford

$79 - $171

Cheapest option

Line 140 bus, train  •  4h 8m

  1. Take the line 140 bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Harrow & Wealdstone Station 140
  2. Take the train from Harrow & Wealdstone to Milton Keynes Central
  3. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Stafford

$48 - $88

5 alternative options

Bus National Express, train  •  3h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Stafford

$48 - $94

Bus, train Chiltern Railways  •  4h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Uxbridge, York Road to High Wycombe, High Street
  2. Take the train from High Wycombe to Birmingham Moor Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Stafford

$65 - $146

Drive  •  2h 21m

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

$30 - $45

Fly to Manchester, train  •  2h 43m

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

$103 - $309

Fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  4h 17m

  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

$108 - $261

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stafford is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stafford is to train which costs £60 - £140 and takes 2h 2m.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Stafford is 117 miles. The road distance is 140.3 miles.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stafford without a car is to train which takes 2h 2m and costs £60 - £140.

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

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stafford is 140 miles. It takes approximately 2h 21m to drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stafford.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 214+ hotels available in Stafford. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Stafford.
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  • Distance: 116.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 2m

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 $75 - $130 and the journey takes 1h 16m. West Midlands also services this route hourly.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h
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
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $130
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stafford
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from London Euston to Stafford
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Train from Birmingham New Street to Stafford
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Train from Harrow & Wealdstone to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Stafford
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Stafford
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $25
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stafford
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $40
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from High Wycombe to Birmingham Moor Street
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $75
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
National Express
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Harrow & Wealdstone Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London
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