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

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, bus  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Watford Junction to Coventry
  2. Take the bus from Leamington Spa, Railway Station to Stratford-upon-Avon, McDonalds X18 / ...

$57 - $125

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Pool Meadow Bus Station 777 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Coventry, Transport Museum to Stratford-upon-Avon, McDonalds X18 / ...

$23 - $29

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Aylesbury Bus Station) 500 / ...
  2. Take the train from Haddenham & Thame Parkway to Banbury
  3. Take the bus from Banbury Town Centre, Bus Station (Bay 8) to Stratford-upon-Avon, McDonalds 6 / ...

$37 - $54

Drive  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Drive from St Albans to Stratford-upon-Avon 89.1 miles

$19 - $28

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from St Albans to Stratford-upon-Avon is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from St Albans to Stratford-upon-Avon is to drive which takes 1 h 35 min and costs £14 - £21.

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The distance between St Albans and Stratford-upon-Avon is 106 km. The road distance is 143 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 13 min to get from St Albans to Stratford-upon-Avon, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from St Albans to Stratford-upon-Avon. However, there are services departing from St Albans, St Peter's Street and arriving at Stratford-upon-Avon, McDonalds via Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) and Coventry, Transport Museum. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 37 min.

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

You can take a bus from St Albans to Stratford-upon-Avon via Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station), Pool Meadow Bus Station, and Coventry, Transport Museum in around 4 h 37 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Watford Junction to Coventry
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $75
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Haddenham & Thame Parkway to Banbury
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Coventry, Transport Museum to Stratford-upon-Avon, McDonalds
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Pool Meadow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Aylesbury Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Red Rose Travel
Phone
01296 747 926
Website
redrosetravel.com
Bus from Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Aylesbury Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
redrosetravel.com
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Banbury Town Centre, Bus Station (Bay 8) to Stratford-upon-Avon, McDonalds
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
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
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
johnsonscoaches.co.uk

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