There are 8 ways to get from York to Cotswolds by train, bus, car or plane

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 27 min

$101 - $156

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 19 min

  1. X20
  2. 1 / ...

$42 - $49

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. 1 / ...

$90 - $125

Drive  •  2 h 47 min

  1. 164.5 miles

$35 - $55

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  6 h 15 min

  1. LBA - LHR

$148 - $362

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  6 h 39 min

  1. MAN - LHR

$176 - $426

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to Southampton, train  •  6 h 37 min

  1. LBA - SOU

$156 - $397

What companies run services between York, England and Cotswolds, England?

You can take a train from York to Cotswolds via Oxford and Moreton-in-Marsh in around 4 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from York to Cotswolds via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station), Leeds, Birmingham, Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station, Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores, and Moreton-in-Marsh, Railway Station in around 9 h 19 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Southampton via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from York to Oxford
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $80
Anytime Single
$85 - $130
Off-Peak Single
$85 - $130
Train from York to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from York to Leamington Spa
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$70 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$65 - $100
Train from York to Leeds
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $24
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Reading
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Oxford to Moreton-in-Marsh
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $28
Train from Worcester Foregate Street to Moreton-in-Marsh
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $29
Train from London Paddington to Moreton-in-Marsh
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$28 - $45
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $90
Train from Reading to Moreton-in-Marsh
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $28
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from York to Leeds
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Train from York to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $22
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Coastal Liner UK
Phone
01902 633064
Email
info@coastallinerltd.co.uk
Website
coastallinerltd.co.uk
Bus from Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway to Worcester, Foregate Street Station (Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
Coastal Liner UK
Johnson's Excelbus
Phone
01564 797 070
Email
businfo@johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Website
johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores to Moreton-in-Marsh, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station to Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
johnsonscoaches.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between York and Cotswolds is 222 km. The road distance is 263 km.

The cheapest way to get from York to Cotswolds is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2 h 47 min.

The quickest way to get from York to Cotswolds is to drive which takes 2 h 47 min and costs £26 - £40.

No, there is no direct train from York to Cotswolds. However, there are services departing from York and arriving at Moreton-in-Marsh via Oxford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 27 min.

No, there is no direct bus from York to Cotswolds. However, there are services departing from York, Rougier Street (Central Interchange) and arriving at Moreton-in-Marsh, Railway Station via Leeds, Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station and Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 19 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to get from York to Cotswolds, including transfers.