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Stratford-upon-Avon tours from London

A wide range of tours from London daily

Shakespeare's Birthplace Stratford Upon Avon
Shakespeare's Birthplace Stratford Upon Avon

Stratford-upon-Avon is well over 2 hours by tour bus from London. People who go to Stratford, although a very nice small town in its own right, go for its Shakespeare connections.

Shakespeare's Stratford

Shakespeare himself was born and died in Stratford and there are many properties in and around the town that trace aspects of his life, mostly homes where either he or his close relations lived.

There is the church where he is buried, a birthplace museum and a major theatre company that performs his work all year round. Shakespeare properties are also dotted in and around the town of Stratford Upon Avon.

London coach tours to Stratford

Anne Hathaway's cottage
Anne Hathaway's cottage

Stratford and Warwick, Oxford or Cotswolds

Tour combinations vary below, but they all combine Shakespeare's Stratford with other destinations such as nearby Warwick and/or the nearby scenic Cotswolds region and/or Oxford the famous university city passed on the road between London and Stratford.

The tour that gives you the most time in Stratford of all the tours is Tour 1 - Stratford and the Cotswolds. This tour gives you time at Shakespeare's Birthplace museum, in addition to a visit to his wife, Anne Hathaway's cottage and garden - popular with many who want 'a little more Shakespeare.' The stunning Cotswolds scenery awaits you too...

Tour 1 - Stratford & Cotswolds Tour

This is an excellent Shakespearian tour. Here you will head to Shakespeare’s birthplace Stratford-upon-Avon, with entrances included to Shakespeare's Birthplace museum and Anne Hathaway's cottage, in addition to a relaxing tour of the outstandingly beautiful Cotswolds.

An expert guide leads the way, regaling you with stories and interesting facts about the rich history of these beautiful places.

  • Entrance to Shakespeare's Birthplace and museum

  • Entrance to Shakespeare's Schoolroom

  • Entrance to Anne Hathaway’s cottage and gardens

  • Photo stops at Bibury and Bourton-on-the-Water

  • Transportation by luxury air conditioned coach with free Wi-Fi

  • Professional guide

Tour details

April to November: Tuesday, Thursday & Sunday

December to March: Thursday & Sunday

8.30am - departs from London Victoria

7.30pm - returns to London

Stratford & Cotswolds day tour from London

STRATFORD & COTSWOLDS DAY TOUR FROM LONDON

Stratford  & Cotswolds day tour from London

Stratford & Cotswolds day tour from London

• Adult £99 • Child (3-16 years) £89 • Senior £94

• Admission Shakespeare's Birthplace • Admission Anne Hathaway's house & garden • Admission Shakespeare's Schoolroom • Admission Anne Hathaway's house & garden • Beautiful Cotswold villages • Professional guide

Tour 2 - Shakespeare's Stratford, Warwick Castle, Oxford and the Cotswolds Tour

This tour offers something a bit different - a private tour of Shakespeare's Schoolroom (during peak season, April to September), before it opens to the public. The Schoolroom opened its doors for the first time in 2016 to mark the 400th anniversary of the writer's death.

In addition you can enjoy free time for lunch in beautiful Stratford-upon-Avon, and follow all this up with a stunning drive through the scenic Cotswolds, entry to the majestic Warwick Castle and a guided tour of literary Oxford.

 

  • Fast track entry to Shakespeare's Birthplace Museum in Stratford-upon-Avon

  • Private tour of Shakespeare's School and Guildhall and including exclusive school lesson!

  • Entrance tickets medieval Warwick Castle included

  • Guided walking tour of Oxford

  • Luxury air conditioned motor coach with free Wi-Fi and services of a professional guide

  • Drive through Cotswolds

Tour details

Runs Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays, less frequently during winter months.

8.15am - departs from London Victoria Coach Station

6.45pm - returns to London

Stonehenge

STRATFORD, WARWICK CASTLE, OXFORD & COTSWOLDS TOUR

Stratford, Warwick and Oxford tour from London

Stratford, Warwick Castle, Oxford & Cotswolds guided day tour from London

• Adult from £111 • Child (3-16 years) from £101 • Senior & student from £108

• Private tour of Shakespeare's Schoolroom • Admission to Warwick Castle • Visit to Oxford & walking tour • Panoramic tour of the Cotswolds • Professional guide • Luxury air-conditioned coach with free Wi-Fi

Tour 3 - Small Group Oxford, Cotswolds and Stratford Tour

Spires, Shires & Shakespeare

Combine a day trip from London with a visit to the University city of Oxford, with its dreaming spires and secluded cloisters, a chance to see the birthplace of the great writer William Shakespeare and his home town of Stratford-upon-Avon, and a meander around the country lanes and beautiful villages of the Cotswolds.

 

  • Entrance to Shakespeare's Birthplace Museum

  • Panoramic tour of Stratford Upon Avon, including photo stop at Anne Hathaway's Cottage

  • Lunch stop in Stow-on-the-Wold

  • Drive through Bourton on the Water and Burford in the Cotswolds

  • Entry to Divinity School, Oxford, masterpiece of English Gothic architecture

  • Guided walking tour of Oxford

  • Luxury air conditioned 16 seat purpose built touring bus

  • Guaranteed departures, no minimum numbers, maximum 16 people

Tour details

November to March: Sunday, Wednesday and Thursday

April to September: every Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday

8.00am - departs Central London

6.30pm - returns London Victoria Train Station

Stratford, Blenheim, Cotswolds & Oxford, 3-day tour from London

OXFORD, COTSWOLDS & STRATFORD, SMALL GROUP DAY TOUR FROM LONDON

Oxford, Stratford  & Cotswolds day tour from London

Oxford, Cotswolds & Stratford day tour from London

• Adult from £154 • Child (3-15 years) from £134

• Small group max 16 ppl • Admission Shakespeare's Birthplace • Admission Divinity School Oxford • Walking tour Oxford • Explore Cotswold villages • Professional guide

Tour 4 - Stonehenge, Bath, Stratford and the Cotswolds Tour

England In One Day

This popular tour gives your the opportunity to visit three iconic English destinations in one day from London, plus a drive through the stunning scenic Cotswolds.

The mysteries of Stonehenge await, followed by the beautiful Georgian city of Bath, with its crescents, terraces and architecture. You'll then head on to Shakespeare's Stratford-upon-Avon where a private Tudor school lesson awaits at Shakespeare's Schoolroom.

Your knowledgeable guide will be on hand to answer any questions you might have and really help you get the very best out of your 'England In One Day' tour.

  • Entrance tickets to Stonehenge

  • Panoramic tour of Bath with free time for lunch

  • Private tour of Shakespeare's school (with upgrade selected)

  • Panoramic tour of the Cotswolds region

  • Luxury air conditioned coach with free Wi-Fi and services of a professional guide

Tour details

Runs Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday between April and October, less frequently in the winter months.

7.45am - departs from London Victoria Coach Station

8.30pm - returns to London

Stonehenge

STONEHENGE, BATH & STRATFORD TOUR

Stonehenge, Bath & Stratford tour from London

Stonehenge, Bath & Stratford guided day tour from London

• Adult from £109 • Child (3-16 years) from £99

• Admission to Stonehenge • Private exclusive tour of Shakespeare's Schoolroom between Apr - Sep • Panoramic tour of the city of Bath • Professional guide • Luxury air-conditioned coach with free Wi-Fi • London in Your Pocket app access

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