Stratford website in the French language Stratford website in the German language Stratford website in the Spanish language Stratford website in the Italian language Stratford website in the English language
Shakespeare's Stratford on the Web
'The Stratford Walkabout'
'The Stratford Walkabout'


Get up to date information on travelling in and around the area, including information on the coach restrictions within town.


Stratford-upon-Avon is centrally located within England - just south of Birmingham, North-East of Bristol and North-West of Oxford. 
Travel to Stratford-upon-Avon
Stratford Street Map & 'Walkabout Tour'
Getting Around Stratford
Stratford Boating Activities 
Stratford Park & Ride
Travelling to Stratford-upon-Avon can be by road (see attached maps), by rail (Stratford-upon-Avon station is in the centre of town), by coach (see the National Express guide later) and even by boat. 


Warwick and Leamington Spa are 10 miles to the north, Evesham (and the M5) is 10 miles to the west, Oxford (and the M40) is 35 miles due South-West and Banbury is 25 miles to the East (also the M40).


Travelling to Stratford by Boat is one of the most leasurely ways to arrive - the Stratford Canal connects with the Grand Union Canal to the north and down the River Avon  to Evesham and beyond. 


You can also look around town using our walkabout system - click on the map above to turn on the 'Walkabout'.


Camper Hire from Camper King 


VW Campervan hire, VW Campervan rental, VW Camper experiences


Rent a VW campervan and enjoy the freedom to get away from everything, great for families or couples and nothing gives you a greater sense of freedom to travel and relax in beautiful surroundings.


We have a range of VW camper rental options on our VW Campers.


If you simply want to rent one for a short break or longer holiday, please contact us with your needs and we will be delighted to set you up with a camper experience that will exceed your expectations.


The Shakespeare Express


For something different - why not dine out on the Shakespeare Express.


Departure Times 

Our train departs Stratford-upon-Avon at 12:32 for Birmingham and returning at 15:01 we serve a 3-course Sunday lunch for the dining passengers.



Family discounts available.