There are 4 ways to get from Portsmouth to Stratford-upon-Avon by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Portsmouth & Southsea to Winchester
  2. Take the train from Winchester to Leamington Spa
  3. Take the bus from Leamington Spa, Railway Station to Stratford-upon-Avon, McDonalds X18 / ...

$73 - $109

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Stratford-upon-Avon National Express

$19 - $26

2 alternative options

Train, bus via Banbury  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Portsmouth & Southsea to Basingstoke
  2. Take the train from Basingstoke to Banbury
  3. Take the bus from Banbury Town Centre, Bus Station (Bay 8) to Stratford-upon-Avon, McDonalds 6 / ...

$68 - $107

Drive  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Portsmouth to Stratford-upon-Avon 135.2 miles

$29 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Portsmouth to Stratford-upon-Avon is to bus which costs £14 - £21 and takes 5 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portsmouth to Stratford-upon-Avon is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portsmouth to Stratford-upon-Avon. However, there are services departing from PORTSMOUTH, The Hard and arriving at Stratford-upon-Avon via Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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The distance between Portsmouth and Stratford-upon-Avon is 100 miles. The road distance is 135.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Portsmouth to Stratford-upon-Avon without a car is to train and bus which takes 4 h 8 min and costs £55 - £85.

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It takes approximately 4 h 8 min to get from Portsmouth to Stratford-upon-Avon, including transfers.

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Portsmouth to Stratford-upon-Avon bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Portsmouth to Stratford-upon-Avon is 135 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to drive from Portsmouth to Stratford-upon-Avon.

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  • Distance: 100.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 8 min

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

National Express operates a bus from Portsmouth to Stratford-upon-Avon once daily. Tickets cost $12 - $17 and the journey takes 3 h 35 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Portsmouth & Southsea to Winchester
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Portsmouth & Southsea to Basingstoke
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Winchester to Leamington Spa
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Train from Basingstoke to Banbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Leamington Spa, Railway Station to Stratford-upon-Avon, McDonalds
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Johnson's Excelbus
Phone
01564 797 070
Email
businfo@johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Website
johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Banbury Town Centre, Bus Station (Bay 8) to Stratford-upon-Avon, McDonalds
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
johnsonscoaches.co.uk
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 Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Stratford-upon-Avon
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com

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