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

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Train, bus  •  4h 3m

  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, station to Stratford-upon-Avon, McDonalds X18 / ...

$71 - $110

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5h 25m

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

$18 - $26

2 alternative options

Train  •  4h 47m

  1. Take the train from Portsmouth & Southsea to Basingstoke
  2. Take the train from Reading to Evesham

$66 - $149

Drive  •  2h 15m

  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 5h 25m.

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

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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 5h 25m.

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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 4h 3m and costs £50 - £85.

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It takes approximately 4h 3m 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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The best way to get from Portsmouth to Stratford-upon-Avon is to train which takes 4h 47m and costs £50 - £120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £14 - £21 and takes 5h 25m.

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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 2h 15m to drive from Portsmouth to Stratford-upon-Avon.

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  • Distance: 100.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 3m

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

You can take a train from Portsmouth to Stratford-upon-Avon via Basingstoke, Reading, Evesham, and Greenhill, Victoria Avenue in around 4h 47m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Portsmouth to Stratford-upon-Avon once daily. Tickets cost $12 - $17 and the journey takes 3h 35m.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Portsmouth & Southsea to Winchester
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Portsmouth & Southsea to Basingstoke
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Evesham
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $35
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $70
Bus operators
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
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
3h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
National Express

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