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There are 5 ways to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Leicester by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford-upon-Avon to Birmingham Moor Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Leicester

$45 - $68

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Bus Mike De Courcey Travel  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores to Coventry, Transport Museum X18
  2. Take the bus from Pool Meadow Bus Station to Leicester, Charles Street X6

Bus via Haymarket Bus Station  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores to Coventry, Transport Museum X18
  2. Take the bus from Coventry, Sainsbury's to Haymarket Bus Station 48

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stratford-upon-Avon to Leicester 43.6 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Stratford-upon-Avon to Leicester 43.6 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Leicester is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Leicester is to taxi which costs £100 - £120 and takes 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stratford-upon-Avon to Leicester. However, there are services departing from Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores and arriving at Leicester, Charles Street via Pool Meadow Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stratford-upon-Avon to Leicester. However, there are services departing from Stratford-upon-Avon and arriving at Leicester via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 18 min.

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The distance between Stratford-upon-Avon and Leicester is 39 miles. The road distance is 43.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Leicester without a car is to train which takes 2 h 18 min and costs £30 - £55.

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It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Leicester, including transfers.

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Stratford-upon-Avon to Leicester bus services, operated by Stagecoach Warwickshire, depart from Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores station.

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Stratford-upon-Avon to Leicester train services, operated by West Midlands, depart from Stratford-upon-Avon station.

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The best way to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Leicester is to train which takes 2 h 18 min and costs £30 - £55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 29 min.

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Map of how to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Leicester.
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  • Distance: 39.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 18 min

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

You can take a train from Stratford-upon-Avon to Leicester via Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham New Street in around 2 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stratford-upon-Avon to Leicester via Coventry, Transport Museum and Pool Meadow Bus Station in around 3 h 29 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores to Coventry, Transport Museum
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Coventry, Sainsbury's to Haymarket Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Stratford-upon-Avon to Leicester
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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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Stratford-upon-Avon to Leicester bus services, operated by Mike De Courcey Travel, arrive at Leicester, Charles Street station.

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Stratford-upon-Avon to Leicester train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Leicester station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stratford-upon-Avon to Leicester is 44 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Stratford-upon-Avon to Leicester.

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