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

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Train  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Birmingham New Street

$126 - $275

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Bus National Express  •  8 h 25 min

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

$26 - $35

9 alternative options

Train via Preston  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Birmingham New Street

$146 - $286

Bus Megabus UK  •  9 h 6 min

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

$45 - $80

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 31 min

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

$55 - $218

Fly Edinburgh to Birmingham, train  •  4 h 48 min

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

$61 - $240

Fly Aberdeen to Birmingham, train  •  5 h 15 min

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

$61 - $208

Fly Inverness to Birmingham, train  •  4 h 54 min

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

$71 - $320

Fly Glasgow to East Midlands, train  •  6 h

  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

$85 - $247

Fly Edinburgh to East Midlands, train  •  6 h 17 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

$91 - $249

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 - £170 and takes 4 h 31 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 Birmingham Moor Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 37 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 37 min and costs £95 - £220.

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It takes approximately 5 h 37 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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Scotland to Stratford-upon-Avon train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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The best way to get from Scotland to Stratford-upon-Avon is to train which takes 5 h 37 min and costs £95 - £220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £20 - £26 and takes 8 h 25 min.

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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 37 min

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

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Glasgow to Stratford-upon-Avon every 4 hours. Tickets cost $170 - $270 and the journey takes 4 h 5 min. CrossCountry also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Glasgow to Stratford-upon-Avon once daily. Tickets cost $26 - $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 5 min
When
Every day
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
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Aberdeen to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Inverness to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Flights from Inverness to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Flights from Glasgow to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Edinburgh to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Aberdeen to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Birmingham via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$170 - $270
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$100 - $160
Anytime Day Single
$170 - $270
Train from Glasgow Central to Preston
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $180
Train from Preston to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $100
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Single
$110 - $180
Off-Peak Single
$120 - $190
Train from Derby to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Preston
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
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
$26 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to Birmingham Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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

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Scotland to Stratford-upon-Avon train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Birmingham New Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Scotland to Stratford-upon-Avon is 326 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to drive from Scotland to Stratford-upon-Avon.

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Ryanair, easyJet and Flybe offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Birmingham Airport.

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Book your Scotland to Stratford-upon-Avon bus tickets online with Distribusion.

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There are 533+ hotels available in Stratford-upon-Avon. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Scotland to Glasgow Airport is to line 757 bus which takes 15 min and costs £2 - £3.

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