There are 4 ways to get from Nottingham to Stafford by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Tamworth High Level
  2. Take the train from Tamworth to Stafford

$45 - $81

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Bus, line 841 bus  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Nottingham, Upper Parliament Street (West End Arcade) to Derby, Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station
  3. Take the line 841 bus from Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station to Stafford Town Centre, Shrewsbury Arms PH 841

$15

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nottingham to Stafford 49 miles

$230 - $280

Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Nottingham to Stafford 49 miles

$10 - $16

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Nottingham to Stafford. However, there are services departing from Nottingham, Upper Parliament Street (West End Arcade) and arriving at Stafford Town Centre, Shrewsbury Arms PH via Derby, Bus Station and Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nottingham to Stafford. However, there are services departing from Nottingham and arriving at Stafford via Tamworth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 54 min.

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The distance between Nottingham and Stafford is 42 miles. The road distance is 49 miles.

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The best way to get from Nottingham to Stafford without a car is to train which takes 1 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to get from Nottingham to Stafford, including transfers.

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Nottingham to Stafford bus services, operated by Trent Barton, depart from Nottingham, Upper Parliament Street (West End Arcade) station.

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Nottingham to Stafford train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Nottingham station.

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The best way to get from Nottingham to Stafford is to train which takes 1 h 54 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 841 bus, which costs and takes 3 h 28 min.

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Nottingham to Stafford bus services, operated by D&G Bus, arrive at Stafford Town Centre, Shrewsbury Arms PH station.

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Nottingham to Stafford train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Stafford station.

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Map of how to get from Nottingham to Stafford.
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  • Distance: 41.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 54 min

What companies run services between Nottingham, England and Stafford, England?

You can take a train from Nottingham to Stafford via Tamworth High Level and Tamworth in around 1 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nottingham to Stafford via Derby, Bus Station and Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station in around 3 h 28 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Tamworth to Stafford
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $28
Bus operators
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Nottingham, Upper Parliament Street (West End Arcade) to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
D&G Bus
Phone
01782 332337
Email
info@dgbus.co.uk
Website
dgbus.co.uk
Bus from Uttoxeter Town Centre, Bus Station to Stafford Town Centre, Shrewsbury Arms PH
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
dgbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Nottingham to Stafford
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Estimated price
$230 - $280
Trent Cars Ltd
Phone
+44 115 950 5050
Website
trentcars.com
Fon-A-Car
Phone
+44 115 950 0500

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Yes, the driving distance between Nottingham to Stafford is 49 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to drive from Nottingham to Stafford.

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