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

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Train  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford-upon-Avon to Oxford
  2. Take the train from Oxford to Didcot Parkway
  3. Take the train from Didcot Parkway to Swindon

$53 - $85

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Bus Marchants Coaches  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores to Royal Well Bus Station 606
  2. Take the bus from Cheltenham, Promenade to Swindon, Bus Station 51

$19 - $21

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Bus, train via Didcot Parkway  •  2 h 51 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 Oxford

$48 - $94

Bus, train  •  3 h 12 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 Oxford
  3. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station) to Swindon, Corporation Street S6

$35 - $67

Bus via Oxford City Centre, George Street (Stop A1)  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, Oxfam to Chipping Norton, West Street (Kings Arms Hotel) 50 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chipping Norton, West Street (Kings Arms Hotel) to Oxford City Centre, George Street (Stop A1) S3
  3. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Swindon, Spring Gardens S6

$21 - $23

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Stratford-upon-Avon to Swindon 51.7 miles

$11 - $16

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Stratford-upon-Avon to Swindon. However, there are services departing from Stratford-upon-Avon, Oxfam and arriving at Swindon, Spring Gardens via Chipping Norton, West Street (Kings Arms Hotel) and Gloucester Green Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stratford-upon-Avon to Swindon. However, there are services departing from Stratford-upon-Avon and arriving at Swindon via Oxford and Didcot Parkway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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The distance between Stratford-upon-Avon and Swindon is 44 miles. The road distance is 51.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Swindon without a car is to train which takes 2 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Swindon, including transfers.

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

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Stratford-upon-Avon to Swindon 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 Swindon is to train which takes 2 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 23 min.

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Stratford-upon-Avon to Swindon bus services, operated by Stagecoach West, arrive at Swindon, Spring Gardens station.

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Stratford-upon-Avon to Swindon train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Swindon station.

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Map of how to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Swindon.
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  • Distance: 44.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 10 min

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

You can take a train from Stratford-upon-Avon to Swindon via Oxford and Didcot Parkway in around 2 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stratford-upon-Avon to Swindon via Chipping Norton, West Street (Kings Arms Hotel), Oxford City Centre, George Street (Stop A1), and Gloucester Green Bus Station in around 3 h 23 min.

Train operators
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Stratford-upon-Avon to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Train from Leamington Spa to Oxford
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Oxford to Didcot Parkway
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $10
Train from Didcot Parkway to Swindon
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24
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 Leamington Spa, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, Oxfam to Chipping Norton, West Street (Kings Arms Hotel)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station) to Swindon, Corporation Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Swindon, Spring Gardens
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cheltenham, Promenade to Swindon, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Johnson's Excelbus
Phone
01564 797 070
Email
businfo@johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Website
johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, Oxfam to Chipping Norton, West Street (Kings Arms Hotel)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Chipping Norton, West Street (Kings Arms Hotel) to Oxford City Centre, George Street (Stop A1)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Marchants Coaches
Website
marchants-coaches.com
Bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores to Royal Well Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
marchants-coaches.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Stratford-upon-Avon to Swindon is 52 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to drive from Stratford-upon-Avon to Swindon.

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