There are 7 ways to get from Plymouth to Stratford-upon-Avon 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  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Birmingham New Street

$101 - $151

Cheapest option

Bus Stagecoach South West  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Cabot Circus Falcon / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Stratford-upon-Avon National Express

$33 - $50

5 alternative options

Bus Megabus UK  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Birmingham, Navigation Street M36
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham, Church Centre to Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores X20

$38 - $59

Drive  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Plymouth to Stratford-upon-Avon 187.9 miles

$40 - $60

Train to Newquay, fly to Birmingham  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Newquay
  2. Fly from Newquay (NQY) to Birmingham (BHX) NQY - BHX

$98 - $378

Train to Exeter, fly to Manchester, train  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Exeter St Davids
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Manchester (MAN) EXT - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham New Street

$139 - $339

Train to Exeter, fly to London City, train  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Exeter St Davids
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London City (LCY) EXT - LCY
  3. Take the train from London Marylebone to Leamington Spa

$149 - $417

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Plymouth to Stratford-upon-Avon is to bus which costs £25 - £40 and takes 7 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Plymouth to Stratford-upon-Avon is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h 15 min.

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The distance between Plymouth and Stratford-upon-Avon is 165 miles. The road distance is 187.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h to get from Plymouth to Stratford-upon-Avon, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Plymouth station to Stratford-upon-Avon. However, there are services departing from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station and arriving at Stratford-upon-Avon via Bristol Bus & Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Plymouth to Stratford-upon-Avon. However, there are services departing from Plymouth and arriving at Stratford-upon-Avon via Birmingham Moor Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h.

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Plymouth to Stratford-upon-Avon hourly. Tickets cost $90 - $140 and the journey takes 3 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Plymouth to Stratford-upon-Avon via Cabot Circus and Bristol Bus & Coach Station in around 7 h 1 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Newquay to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Exeter to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Exeter to Manchester via Jersey
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Exeter to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Plymouth to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Single
$90 - $140
Off-Peak Single
$90 - $140
Train from Plymouth to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $40
Train from Plymouth to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Plymouth to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $27
Advanced Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $55
Train from Plymouth to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $50
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Leamington Spa
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Cabot Circus
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Cabot Circus
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Birmingham, Navigation Street
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Book at
uk.megabus.com
National Express
Johnson's Excelbus
Phone
01564 797 070
Email
businfo@johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Website
johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Birmingham, Church Centre to Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
johnsonscoaches.co.uk

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