How to get here

Map of Stratford-upon-Avon

 
By car
Stratford-upon-Avon is a short drive from Junction 15 of the M40, giving good access to the M42, M5, M6 and M25. Our postcode is CV37 6BB, but there is a maximum of 2 hours on-road parking directly surrounding the theatre.

Car parks
There is a large choice of fee-charging car parks in Stratford-upon-Avon. 

Disabled parking

There are seven bays on Waterside directly outside the Royal Shakespeare Theatre and ten bays on Chapel Lane, the road opposite the Swan Theatre. These spaces are available on a first come, first served basis.

Southern Lane also has on-road parking for blue badge holders; the ten parking bays at the side and rear of The Courtyard Theatre are still available. There is a car drop off point directly outside the Royal Shakespeare Theatre and a coach drop off point just past the Swan Theatre.

By train

You can travel directly to Stratford-upon-Avon train station from Birmingham (Snow Hill or Moor Street stations) and London Marylebone (via Warwick, Warwick Parkway, Leamington Spa, Banbury and Bicester North). Taxis are available at Warwick and Leamington Spa stations.

For national rail enquiries, please ring 08457 484950.

By bus or coach
For details of local bus services from Birmingham to Stratford-upon-Avon please ring 0870 608 2608. For local bus services from Oxford please ring 08705 808 080.

For national enquiries, please ring 08705 808 080 or visit National Express Coaches.

By air
Stratford-upon-Avon is 27 miles from Birmingham Airport and 60 miles from East Midlands Airport.  

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