There are 6 ways to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Rugby by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford-upon-Avon to Leamington Spa
  2. Take the train from Leamington Spa to Coventry
  3. Take the train from Coventry to Rugby

$16 - $71

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Bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Stratford-upon-Avon to Rugby National Express

$7 - $11

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores to Leamington Spa, Railway Station X18 / ...
  2. Take the train from Leamington Spa to Coventry
  3. Take the train from Coventry to Rugby

$12 - $63

Bus, line 64 bus  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores to Leamington Spa, Railway Station X18 / ...
  2. Take the line 64 bus from Leamington Spa, Parish Church to Rugby, ASDA 63 / ...

$14

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stratford-upon-Avon to Rugby 28.4 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Stratford-upon-Avon to Rugby 28.4 miles

$6 - $9

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stratford-upon-Avon and arriving at Rugby. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stratford-upon-Avon to Rugby. However, there are services departing from Stratford-upon-Avon and arriving at Rugby via Leamington Spa and Coventry. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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The distance between Stratford-upon-Avon and Rugby is 23 miles. The road distance is 28.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Rugby without a car is to train which takes 1 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Rugby, including transfers.

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Stratford-upon-Avon to Rugby bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stratford-upon-Avon station.

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Stratford-upon-Avon to Rugby 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 Rugby is to train which takes 1 h 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 30 min.

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Stratford-upon-Avon to Rugby bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Rugby station.

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Stratford-upon-Avon to Rugby train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Rugby station.

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Map of how to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Rugby.
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  • Distance: 22.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 25 min

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

You can take a train from Stratford-upon-Avon to Rugby via Leamington Spa and Coventry in around 1 h 25 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Stratford-upon-Avon to Rugby once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 30 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 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Leamington Spa to Coventry
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$2 - $4
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $6
Train from Coventry to Rugby
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$2 - $4
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $7
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stratford-upon-Avon to Rugby
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores to Leamington Spa, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Leamington Spa, Parish Church to Rugby, ASDA
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Stratford-upon-Avon to Rugby
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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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Yes, the driving distance between Stratford-upon-Avon to Rugby is 28 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Stratford-upon-Avon to Rugby.

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