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

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Train  •  3 h 17 min

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

$36 - $74

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, Oxfam to Greenhill, Victoria Avenue X18 / ...
  2. Take the train from Evesham to Hereford

$33 - $57

2 alternative options

Bus, line 42 bus, line 292 bus  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, Oxfam to Redditch, Bus Station X19
  2. Take the line 42 bus from Redditch, Bus Station to Kidderminster, Bus Station 42
  3. Take the line 292 bus from Kidderminster, Bus Station to Ludlow, Cooperative Store 292

Drive  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Stratford-upon-Avon to Ludlow 55.7 miles

$11 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Ludlow is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Ludlow is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stratford-upon-Avon to Ludlow. However, there are services departing from Stratford-upon-Avon, Oxfam and arriving at Ludlow, Cooperative Store via Redditch, Bus Station and Kidderminster, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stratford-upon-Avon to Ludlow. However, there are services departing from Stratford-upon-Avon and arriving at Ludlow via Birmingham New Street and Shrewsbury. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 17 min.

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The distance between Stratford-upon-Avon and Ludlow is 45 miles. The road distance is 55.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Ludlow without a car is to train which takes 3 h 17 min and costs £27 - £60.

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It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Ludlow, including transfers.

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Stratford-upon-Avon to Ludlow bus services, operated by Stagecoach Warwickshire, depart from Stratford-upon-Avon, Oxfam station.

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Stratford-upon-Avon to Ludlow 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 Ludlow is to train which takes 3 h 17 min and costs £27 - £60. Alternatively, you can bus and line 42 bus and line 292 bus, which costs and takes 4 h 24 min.

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Map of how to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Ludlow.
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  • Distance: 44.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 17 min

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

You can take a train from Stratford-upon-Avon to Ludlow via Birmingham Moor Street, Birmingham New Street, and Shrewsbury in around 3 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stratford-upon-Avon to Ludlow via Redditch, Bus Station and Kidderminster, Bus Station in around 4 h 24 min.

Train operators
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Stratford-upon-Avon to Birmingham Moor Street
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $27
First Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Train from Shrewsbury to Ludlow
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $16
First Anytime Day Single
$17 - $26
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $45
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Evesham to Hereford
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $45
Bus operators
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, Oxfam to Greenhill, Victoria Avenue
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, Oxfam to Redditch, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
A & M Group
Phone
(01926) 612487
Email
info@flexi-bus.co.uk
Website
flexi-bus.co.uk
Bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, Oxfam to Redditch, Unicorn Hill
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
flexi-bus.co.uk
Diamond
R & B Travel
Phone
0114 22 11 282
Website
traveline.info
Bus from Kidderminster, Bus Station to Ludlow, Cooperative Store
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
traveline.info

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Stratford-upon-Avon to Ludlow bus services, operated by R & B Travel, arrive at Ludlow, Cooperative Store station.

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Stratford-upon-Avon to Ludlow train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Ludlow station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stratford-upon-Avon to Ludlow is 56 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to drive from Stratford-upon-Avon to Ludlow.

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