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There are 5 ways to get from Oxford to Stratford-upon-Avon by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  1h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green to Stratford-upon-Avon National Express

$8 - $12

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Train CrossCountry, bus  •  1h 33m

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

$40 - $61

Train Great Western Railway, bus  •  1h 55m

  1. Take the train from Oxford to Evesham
  2. Take the bus from Greenhill, Victoria Avenue to Stratford-upon-Avon, NatWest Bank X18

$29 - $50

Train  •  2h 5m

  1. Take the train from Oxford to Leamington Spa
  2. Take the train from Leamington Spa to Stratford-upon-Avon

$45 - $68

Drive  •  57m

  1. Drive from Oxford to Stratford-upon-Avon 53.5 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Oxford to Stratford-upon-Avon is to bus which costs £6 - £9 and takes 1h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Oxford to Stratford-upon-Avon is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 57m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green station and arriving at Stratford-upon-Avon. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Oxford to Stratford-upon-Avon. However, there are services departing from Oxford and arriving at Stratford-upon-Avon via Leamington Spa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 5m.

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The distance between Oxford and Stratford-upon-Avon is 36 miles. The road distance is 53.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Oxford to Stratford-upon-Avon without a car is to bus which takes 1h 10m and costs £6 - £9.

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The bus from Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green to Stratford-upon-Avon takes 1h 10m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Oxford to Stratford-upon-Avon bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green.

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

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The best way to get from Oxford to Stratford-upon-Avon is to bus which takes 1h 10m and costs £6 - £9. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £35 - £55 and takes 2h 5m.

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Map of how to get from Oxford to Stratford-upon-Avon.
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  • Distance: 36.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 10m

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

National Express operates a bus from Oxford to Stratford-upon-Avon once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 1h 10m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Oxford to Stratford-upon-Avon via Leamington Spa in around 2h 5m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Oxford to Evesham
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $45
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Leamington Spa to Stratford-upon-Avon
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
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 Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green to Stratford-upon-Avon
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
National Express
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
Bus from Greenhill, Victoria Avenue to Stratford-upon-Avon, NatWest Bank
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
Stagecoach Warwickshire

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

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Oxford to Stratford-upon-Avon train services, operated by Chiltern Railways, arrive at Stratford-upon-Avon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oxford to Stratford-upon-Avon is 53 miles. It takes approximately 57m to drive from Oxford to Stratford-upon-Avon.

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