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

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Train, bus  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Leamington Spa
  3. Take the bus from Leamington Spa, Railway Station to Stratford-upon-Avon, McDonalds X18 / ...

$74 - $116

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Swindon, County Road Corner to Cheltenham, Promenade 51
  2. Take the bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Stratford-upon-Avon, McDonalds 606

$20 - $21

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Swindon, Spring Gardens to Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station) S6
  2. Take the train from Oxford to Leamington Spa
  3. Take the bus from Leamington Spa, Railway Station to Stratford-upon-Avon, McDonalds X18 / ...

$47 - $68

Bus, line 50 bus  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus from Swindon, Spring Gardens to Gloucester Green Bus Station S6
  2. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, George Street (Stop B2) to Chipping Norton, West Street (Kings Arms Hotel) S3 / ...
  3. Take the line 50 bus from Chipping Norton, West Street (Kings Arms Hotel) to Stratford-upon-Avon, Civic Hall 50

$22 - $23

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Swindon to Stratford-upon-Avon 54.3 miles

$11 - $17

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Swindon to Stratford-upon-Avon is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Swindon to Stratford-upon-Avon is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Swindon to Stratford-upon-Avon. However, there are services departing from Swindon, Spring Gardens and arriving at Stratford-upon-Avon, Civic Hall via Oxford City Centre, George Street (Stop B2) and Chipping Norton, West Street (Kings Arms Hotel). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h.

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The distance between Swindon and Stratford-upon-Avon is 44 miles. The road distance is 54.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Swindon to Stratford-upon-Avon without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 56 min and costs £55 - £90.

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It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to get from Swindon to Stratford-upon-Avon, including transfers.

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

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Swindon to Stratford-upon-Avon bus services, operated by Stagecoach Warwickshire, arrive at Stratford-upon-Avon, Civic Hall station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Swindon to Stratford-upon-Avon is 54 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to drive from Swindon to Stratford-upon-Avon.

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There are 516+ hotels available in Stratford-upon-Avon. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Swindon to Stratford-upon-Avon.
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  • Distance: 44.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 56 min

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

You can take a bus from Swindon to Stratford-upon-Avon via Gloucester Green Bus Station, Oxford City Centre, George Street (Stop B2), and Chipping Norton, West Street (Kings Arms Hotel) in around 4 h.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Swindon to Reading
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $40
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Reading to Leamington Spa
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Train from Oxford to Leamington Spa
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Bus operators
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Leamington Spa, Railway Station to Stratford-upon-Avon, McDonalds
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Chipping Norton, West Street (Kings Arms Hotel) to Stratford-upon-Avon, Civic Hall
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Swindon, Spring Gardens to Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Swindon, Spring Gardens to Gloucester Green Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Swindon, County Road Corner to Cheltenham, Promenade
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, George Street (Stop B2) to Chipping Norton, West Street (Kings Arms Hotel)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Marchants Coaches
Website
marchants-coaches.com
Bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Stratford-upon-Avon, McDonalds
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
marchants-coaches.com

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