There are 11 ways to get from Scotland to Stratford-upon-Avon by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Wolverhampton
  2. Take the train from Smethwick Galton Bridge High Level to Stratford-upon-Avon

$179 - $276

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Bus National Express  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Stratford-upon-Avon National Express

$27 - $35

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Train CrossCountry  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Leamington Spa

$163 - $238

Bus Megabus UK  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Birmingham, Navigation Street M11

$47 - $81

Drive  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Stratford-upon-Avon 325.8 miles

$70 - $110

Fly Glasgow to Birmingham, train  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Birmingham (BHX) GLA - BHX
  2. Take the train from Solihull to Stratford-upon-Avon

$54 - $179

Fly Edinburgh to Birmingham, train  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Birmingham (BHX) EDI - BHX
  2. Take the train from Solihull to Stratford-upon-Avon

$61 - $201

Fly Aberdeen to Birmingham, train  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Birmingham (BHX) ABZ - BHX
  2. Take the train from Solihull to Stratford-upon-Avon

$60 - $169

Fly Inverness to Birmingham, train  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Inverness (INV) to Birmingham (BHX) INV - BHX
  2. Take the train from Solihull to Stratford-upon-Avon

$71 - $280

Fly Glasgow to East Midlands, train  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to East Midlands (EMA) GLA - EMA
  2. Take the train from Derby to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham Moor Street to Stratford-upon-Avon

$88 - $250

Fly Edinburgh to East Midlands, train  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to East Midlands (EMA) EDI - EMA
  2. Take the train from Derby to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham Moor Street to Stratford-upon-Avon

$95 - $252

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Scotland to Stratford-upon-Avon is to bus which costs £20 - £26 and takes 8 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Scotland to Stratford-upon-Avon is to fly and train which costs £40 - £140 and takes 4 h 32 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glasgow and arriving at Stratford-upon-Avon. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Scotland to Stratford-upon-Avon. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Stratford-upon-Avon via Wolverhampton and Smethwick Galton Bridge High Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 40 min.

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The distance between Scotland and Stratford-upon-Avon is 334 miles. The road distance is 325.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Scotland to Stratford-upon-Avon without a car is to train which takes 5 h 40 min and costs £130 - £210.

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It takes approximately 5 h 40 min to get from Scotland to Stratford-upon-Avon, including transfers.

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Scotland to Stratford-upon-Avon bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Glasgow station.

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Map of how to get from Scotland to Stratford-upon-Avon.
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  • Distance: 333.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 40 min

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

You can take a train from Glasgow to Stratford-upon-Avon via Wolverhampton, Smethwick Galton Bridge, and Smethwick Galton Bridge High Level in around 5 h 40 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Glasgow to Stratford-upon-Avon once daily. Tickets cost $27 - $35 and the journey takes 8 h 25 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Aberdeen to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Aberdeen to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Inverness to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Flights from Glasgow to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Glasgow to East Midlands via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Edinburgh to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
VLM Airlines
Website
flyvlm.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Smethwick Galton Bridge High Level to Stratford-upon-Avon
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Train from Solihull to Stratford-upon-Avon
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Train from Birmingham Moor Street to Stratford-upon-Avon
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Leamington Spa
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $240
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$90 - $140
Anytime Single
$150 - $240
Off-Peak Single
$170 - $260
Train from Derby to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
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 Glasgow to Stratford-upon-Avon
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK

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