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There are 3 ways to get from London Paddington Station to Stafford by train or car

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Train  •  1h 44m

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Stafford

£52 - £182

2 alternative options

Train via Oxford  •  3h 30m

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Oxford
  2. Take the train from Oxford to Stafford

£74 - £189

Drive  •  2h 26m

  1. Drive from London Paddington Station to Stafford 139.8 miles

£21 - £35

London Paddington Station to Stafford by subway and train

The journey time between London Paddington Station and Stafford is around 1h 54m and covers a distance of around 136 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 28m. Operated by London Underground (Tube), Avanti West Coast and London Midland, the London Paddington Station to Stafford service departs from Paddington and arrives in Stafford. Typically 274 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 54m
Fastest journey time:
1h 28m
Services per week:
274
Cheapest price:
£52
Carbon emissions:
11 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:05
Last service departs at:
21:44

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London Paddington Station to Stafford subway and train schedules

Departing Friday, June 18, 2021

London Paddington Station → Stafford
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Stafford is 111.

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The social distance requirement in Stafford is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from London Paddington Station to Stafford is to drive, which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to Stafford is to train which costs £50 - £190 and takes 1h 44m.

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No, there is no direct train from London Paddington Station to Stafford. However, there are services departing from Paddington and arriving at Stafford via London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 44m.

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The distance between London Paddington Station and Stafford is 122 miles. The road distance is 139.8 miles.

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to Stafford without a car is to train which takes 1h 44m and costs £50 - £190.

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It takes approximately 1h 44m to get from London Paddington Station to Stafford, including transfers.

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London Paddington Station to Stafford train services, operated by First Great Western Service, depart from London Paddington station.

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London Paddington Station to Stafford train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Stafford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Paddington Station to Stafford is 140 miles. It takes approximately 2h 26m to drive from London Paddington Station to Stafford.

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  • Distance: 121.8 miles
  • Duration: 1h 44m

What companies run services between London Paddington Station, England and Stafford, England?

Avanti West Coast operates a train from London Euston to Stafford hourly. Tickets cost £50 - £180 and the journey takes 1h 15m. London Midland also services this route hourly.

Train operators
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Stafford
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £60
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£9 - £13
Anytime Day Single
£50 - £60
First Great Western Service

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