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London-Stratford-upon-Avon Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

London to Stratford-upon-Avon bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$9.98
Shortest Duration2h 30m
Trips per day11
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from London to Stratford-upon-Avon right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a bus ticket from London to Stratford-upon-Avon?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $9.98 was the low point for bus fares from London to Stratford-upon-Avon. Buses from Stratford-upon-Avon to London are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $9.98 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 5 hours and 41 minutes to cover the 82 miles (133 kilometers) from London, LND to Stratford-upon-Avon, WAR. However, the fastest bus only takes 2 hours and 30 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Tuesday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave London?

The first bus leaves at 6:00am and the last bus leaves at 12:00pm. To see the times for all buses from London to Stratford-upon-Avon, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 11 scheduled buses that travel from London to Stratford-upon-Avon every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. However, only one of these is a direct bus. With direct service, you do not have to transfer onto a different bus at any point during your trip. Direct buses also tend to be significantly faster, which is worth bearing in mind as you compare the available options.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from London to Stratford-upon-Avon; ticket prices start at $19.72.

What bus companies travel from London to Stratford-upon-Avon?

There is one bus company that operates from London to Stratford-upon-Avon. National Express is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
National Express115h 41m$27.22

Where does the bus leave from in London?

Buses to Stratford-upon-Avon leave from multiple locations in London, London, City of. These are the 11 most popular bus stations:

  • Whitechapel Station Royal London Hospital (Stop B)
  • Mansell St 57
  • Dunton Rd (Stop WN)
  • 405 Mile End Rd
  • 235 Finchley Rd
  • 145-155 A11
  • St Johns Wood
  • 265a New Cross Rd
  • Stockwell
  • Finchley Rd & Frognal
  • Victoria Coach Station

Where does the bus arrive in Stratford-upon-Avon?

All buses from London arrive at one main station in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire:

  • A439

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