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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 8 min

$75 - $114

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  5 h 51 min

  1. X20
  2. National Express

$29 - $36

2 alternative options

Bus Megabus UK  •  7 h 22 min

  1. X18
  2. M34

$36 - $53

Drive  •  2 h 31 min

  1. 150.6 miles

$30 - $50

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

You can take a train from Stratford-upon-Avon to York via Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham New Street in around 4 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stratford-upon-Avon to York via Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station, Birmingham, Leeds, and Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) in around 5 h 51 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Johnson's Excelbus
Phone
01564 797 070
Email
businfo@johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Website
johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, Oxfam to Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
johnsonscoaches.co.uk
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
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Pool Meadow Bus Station to University of York, Heslington East Stop B (University of York)
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Book at
uk.megabus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Stratford-upon-Avon and York is 201 km. The road distance is 241 km.

The cheapest way to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to York is to bus which costs £21 - £27 and takes 5 h 51 min.

The quickest way to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to York is to drive which takes 2 h 31 min and costs £24 - £35.

No, there is no direct train from Stratford-upon-Avon to York. However, there are services departing from Stratford-upon-Avon and arriving at York via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 8 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Stratford-upon-Avon to York. However, there are services departing from Stratford-upon-Avon, Oxfam and arriving at York, Rougier Street (Central Interchange) via Birmingham and Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 51 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 8 min to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to York, including transfers.