There are 5 ways to get from Stafford to Stoke-on-Trent by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  15 min

  1. Take the train from Stafford to Stoke-on-Trent

$6 - $45

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Bus  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Stafford Town Centre, Gatehouse Theatre to Cliffe Vale, Queensway flyover 101 / ...

$8

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stafford to Stoke-on-Trent 17.1 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Stafford to Stoke-on-Trent 17.1 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  24 min

  1. Take an Uber from Stafford to Stoke-on-Trent 17.1 miles

$27 - $40

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stafford Town Centre, Gatehouse Theatre and arriving at Cliffe Vale, Queensway flyover. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stafford and arriving at Stoke-on-Trent. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

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The distance between Stafford and Stoke-on-Trent is 14 miles. The road distance is 17.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Stafford to Stoke-on-Trent without a car is to train which takes 15 min and costs .

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The train from Stafford to Stoke-on-Trent takes 15 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Stafford to Stoke-on-Trent bus services, operated by First in The Potteries, depart from Stafford Town Centre, Gatehouse Theatre station.

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Stafford to Stoke-on-Trent train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Stafford station.

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The best way to get from Stafford to Stoke-on-Trent is to train which takes 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 4 min.

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Stafford to Stoke-on-Trent bus services, operated by First in The Potteries, arrive at Cliffe Vale, Queensway flyover station.

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Stafford to Stoke-on-Trent train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Stoke-on-Trent station.

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Map of how to get from Stafford to Stoke-on-Trent.
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  • Distance: 14.1 miles
  • Duration: 15 min

What companies run services between Stafford, England and Stoke-on-Trent, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Stafford to Stoke-on-Trent hourly. Tickets cost $28 - $45 and the journey takes 15 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, First in The Potteries operates a bus from Stafford to Stoke-on-Trent every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 1 h 4 min. D&G Bus also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Stafford to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $22
Bus operators
First in The Potteries
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Stafford Town Centre, Gatehouse Theatre to Cliffe Vale, Queensway flyover
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
firstgroup.com
D&G Bus
Phone
01782 332337
Email
info@dgbus.co.uk
Website
dgbus.co.uk
Bus from Stafford Town Centre, Chell Road to Stoke-upon-Trent, stop P
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
dgbus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Stoke
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Stafford to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$27 - $40
UberXL
$30 - $45
Taxi from Stafford to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Stoke Link Taxis
Phone
+44 1782 412412
Rushhour Taxi
Phone
+44 7956 195895
Website
rushhourtaxis.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Stafford to Stoke-on-Trent is 17 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Stafford to Stoke-on-Trent.

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