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Train Information from Manchester to Stratford-upon-Avon

distanceDistance91 miles (147 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 56 min
priceAverage train ticket price£40 (€45)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country

Trains from Manchester to Stratford-upon-Avon cover the 91 miles (147 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 56 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £29, but the average price of train tickets is £40. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Stratford-upon-Avon.

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Crosscountry Railways from Manchester to Stratford-upon-Avon

Crosscountry Railways trains will get you from Manchester to Stratford-upon-Avon from £29. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Crosscountry Railways

Find the perfect Crosscountry Railways train between Manchester and Stratford-upon-Avon for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest Crosscountry Railways train timetables and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest train between Manchester and Stratford-upon-Avon. You can also check relevant travel information for the Crosscountry Railways train, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap Crosscountry Railways train tickets online. You can expect to travel around 91 miles (147 km) on this journey and your Crosscountry Railways Manchester to Stratford-upon-Avon train ticket can cost as little as £29 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for Crosscountry Railways tickets from Manchester to Stratford-upon-Avon in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official Crosscountry Railways train tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Manchester to Stratford-upon-Avon
Travel by train to Stratford-upon-Avon easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Manchester to Stratford-upon-Avon.
FAQs
How much does a cheap train to Stratford-upon-Avon from Manchester cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Manchester to Stratford-upon-Avon to cost as little as £29  in the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a train from Manchester to Stratford-upon-Avon?
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Manchester to Stratford-upon-Avon train to cost on average £40  one way.
How many miles is it from Manchester to Stratford-upon-Avon by train?
You should expect to travel around 91 miles (147 km)  to Stratford-upon-Avon from Manchester by train.
How many hours does it take from Manchester to Stratford-upon-Avon by train?
On average the Manchester to Stratford-upon-Avon train time is 2 h 56 min  covering the 91 miles (147 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
What is the departure train station in Manchester and arrival train station in Stratford-upon-Avon?

When departing from Manchester, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Victoria and Manchester Oxford Road. When arriving in Stratford-upon-Avon, you can end your journey in train stations like Stratford-upon-Avon and Stratford-Upon-Avon Parkway.

Omio customers book a train from Manchester Piccadilly   to Stratford-upon-Avon   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Manchester? Where is the train station in Stratford-upon-Avon?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Stratford-upon-Avon and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city centre in Stratford-upon-Avon.

Which train providers can get me from Manchester to Stratford-upon-Avon?
For the route from Manchester to Stratford-upon-Avon you can take a train with Cross Country. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Manchester and Stratford-upon-Avon on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many trains are there between Manchester and Stratford-upon-Avon a day?
The average number of trains departing Manchester for Stratford-upon-Avon is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When can I take the first train from Manchester to Stratford-upon-Avon? When can I take the last train for the day?
You can take the first train from Manchester to Stratford-upon-Avon at 07: 27   or take the last train from Manchester to Stratford-upon-Avon leaving at 09: 27. Look for the latest Manchester Stratford-upon-Avon train schedule on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
How early should I book train tickets to Stratford-upon-Avon from Manchester to score the best deals?
If you book a train ticket from Manchester to Stratford-upon-Avon within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £40 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Manchester to Stratford-upon-Avon are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester
Stratford-upon-Avon
Manchester Piccadilly is the most popular Manchester railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Manchester for your journey to Stratford-upon-Avon.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales