There are 4 ways to get from Stafford to Market Drayton by bus, taxi or car

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Line 101 bus, line 164 bus  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 101 bus from Stafford Town Centre, Gatehouse Theatre to Newcastle Town Centre, Bus Station 101
  2. Take the line 164 bus from Newcastle Town Centre, Bus Station to Market Drayton, Bus Station (Stand A) 164

$10

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Bus, line 164 bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Stafford Town Centre, Chell Road to Hanley, Bus Station (stand K) 14
  2. Take the line 164 bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand C) to Market Drayton, Bus Station (Stand A) 164

$14

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stafford to Market Drayton 27.1 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Stafford to Market Drayton 27.1 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Stafford to Market Drayton is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stafford to Market Drayton is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stafford to Market Drayton station. However, there are services departing from Stafford Town Centre, Gatehouse Theatre and arriving at Market Drayton, Bus Station (Stand A) via Newcastle Town Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 3 min.

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The distance between Stafford and Market Drayton is 17 miles. The road distance is 27.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Stafford to Market Drayton without a car is to line 101 bus and line 164 bus which takes 2 h 3 min and costs £8.

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It takes approximately 2 h 3 min to get from Stafford to Market Drayton, including transfers.

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Stafford to Market Drayton bus services, operated by First in The Potteries, depart from Stafford Town Centre, Gatehouse Theatre station.

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Stafford to Market Drayton bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, arrive at Market Drayton, Bus Station (Stand A).

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Yes, the driving distance between Stafford to Market Drayton is 27 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Stafford to Market Drayton.

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There are 219+ hotels available in Market Drayton. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Stafford to Market Drayton.
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  • Distance: 16.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 3 min

What companies run services between Stafford, England and Market Drayton, England?

You can take a bus from Stafford to Market Drayton via Newcastle Town Centre, Bus Station in around 2 h 3 min.

Bus operators
First in The Potteries
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Stafford Town Centre, Gatehouse Theatre to Newcastle Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
firstgroup.com
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Newcastle Town Centre, Bus Station to Market Drayton, Bus Station (Stand A)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand C) to Market Drayton, Bus Station (Stand A)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
D&G Bus
Phone
01782 332337
Email
info@dgbus.co.uk
Website
dgbus.co.uk
Bus from Stafford Town Centre, Chell Road to Hanley, Bus Station (stand K)
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
dgbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Stafford to Market Drayton
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Stoke Link Taxis
Phone
+44 1782 412412
Rushhour Taxi
Phone
+44 7956 195895
Website
rushhourtaxis.co.uk

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