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

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Train  •  59 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford-upon-Avon to Leamington Spa
  2. Take the train from Leamington Spa to Banbury

$20 - $58

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Bus  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores to Banbury Town Centre, Horse Fair (Banbury Cross) 3A / ...

$11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stratford-upon-Avon to Banbury 20.3 miles

$60 - $80

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Stratford-upon-Avon to Banbury 20.3 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Banbury is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Banbury is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores and arriving at Banbury Town Centre, Horse Fair (Banbury Cross). Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stratford-upon-Avon to Banbury. However, there are services departing from Stratford-upon-Avon and arriving at Banbury via Leamington Spa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 59 min.

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The distance between Stratford-upon-Avon and Banbury is 18 miles. The road distance is 20.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Banbury without a car is to train which takes 59 min and costs £15 - £45.

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It takes approximately 59 min to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Banbury, including transfers.

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Stratford-upon-Avon to Banbury bus services, operated by Johnson's Excelbus, depart from Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores station.

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Stratford-upon-Avon to Banbury train services, operated by Chiltern Railways, depart from Stratford-upon-Avon station.

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The best way to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Banbury is to train which takes 59 min and costs £15 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £8 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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Map of how to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Banbury.
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  • Distance: 18 miles
  • Duration: 59 min

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

You can take a train from Stratford-upon-Avon to Banbury via Leamington Spa in around 59 min. Alternatively, Johnson's Excelbus operates a bus from Stratford-upon-Avon to Banbury hourly. Tickets cost $11 and the journey takes 1 h 13 min.

Train operators
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Stratford-upon-Avon to Leamington Spa
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Train from Leamington Spa to Banbury
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $18
CrossCountry
Bus operators
Johnson's Excelbus
Phone
01564 797 070
Email
businfo@johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Website
johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores to Banbury Town Centre, Horse Fair (Banbury Cross)
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Stratford-upon-Avon to Banbury
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Golden Line Taxis
Phone
+44 1926 777 777
Website
goldenlinetaxiswarwick.co.uk
Taxis 4 U
Phone
+44 1926 487920
Golden Line Taxis
Phone
+44 1926 777 777
Website
goldenlinetaxiswarwick.co.uk

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