Travel - Town Map & Travel Information

The map below shows the meeting place for the Stratford Town Walk and Stratford Town Ghost Walk.  Meet on Waterside, by the swan fountain, near to the Royal Shakespeare Theatre and opposite the fish & chip shop on the corner of Sheep Street.  The 'blue balloon' shows the location for the swan fountain.  Sheep Street is shown on the map as Stratford upon Avon. The Grid Reference is: Latitude: 52.19152629 Longitude: -1.70378334   Please scroll down below the map for travel information to Stratford upon Avon by car, bus, train and air and for a useful journey planner.


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Travel Information to Stratford upon Avon by Car
Stratford upon Avon is a 15 minute drive from junction 15 of the M40.  When leaving the M40 take the A46 towards Stratford. 
From the North the M40 can be accessed from the M6 and M42. 
From the North East the M1 leads to the M69 then the A46. 
From the South West M5 take junction 9 Tewkesbury/Evesham and follow the A46.
From the South (Oxford) use A3400 towards Shipston then on to Stratford upon Avon.

Travel Information to Stratford upon Avon by Bus
For up-to-date information click on a link below to see operator details:
National Express
Stagecoach
Travel West Midlands

Travel Information to Stratford upon Avon by Train
Stratford upon Avon train station is a 5 minute walk from town centre.  Other nearby stations are Stratford Parkway (10 mins by taxi), Warwick Parkway (20 mins by taxi), Leamington Spa (20 mins by taxi), Coventry (30 mins by taxi) and Birmingham International (45 mins by taxi).

For up-to-date pricing and timetables contact National Rail Enquiries Tel: +44 845 748 4950.

Travel Information to Stratford upon Avon by Air
Birmingham International Airport is a 45 minute drive from Stratford upon Avon.  It is also possible to connect to Stratford by car, bus and rail from London Gatwick and Heathrow airports.  Click on the operator links below for more information:

Birmingham International Airport
Gatwick Airport
Heathrow Airport

JOURNEY PLANNER - Click here to find out your travel options for getting to Stratford upon Avon.  Alternatively, you can phone Traveline on 0871 2002233 (8am-8pm, 7 days a week).


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