Stafford travel guide

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You're Going to Love Stafford

With a population of 65,290, Stafford is a must-see destination in England, United Kingdom.

Where to Eat in Stafford

If you’re looking for affordable options, The Littleton Arms (St Michael's Square, Penkridge) and The Lesters Arms (Kiddemore Green Rd) are great picks.

When to visit Stafford

Stafford in November
Estimated hotel price
$113
1 night at 3-star hotel
Stafford in November
Estimated hotel price
$113
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Stafford

Plane

Although Stafford doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Birmingham Airport (UK) (BHX), which is located 46 km from Stafford. The shortest flight to Stafford from New Zealand departs from Auckland and takes around 29h 10m.

Train

AccesRail is the most popular train carrier serving Stafford, followed by Avanti West Coast. The train journey from Stafford to Liverpool takes 0h 37m and costs around $8 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from London, expect to pay about $72 for a 3h 05m trip. Located 0.4 km from the city centre, Stafford is the busiest station in Stafford. Another popular train station is Stafford Penkridge, located 9 km from the centre.

Car

Another option to get to Stafford is to pick up a car hire from London, which is about 199 km from Stafford. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and DRIVALIA , among others, in London.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Stafford, including National Express, Megabus and FlixBus. From Liverpool, the bus ride to Stafford takes 105 km and will cost you around $20. From Leeds, the ticket costs about $15 for a journey of 113 km.

Plane

Although Stafford doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Birmingham Airport (UK) (BHX), which is located 46 km from Stafford. The shortest flight to Stafford from New Zealand departs from Auckland and takes around 29h 10m.

Train

AccesRail is the most popular train carrier serving Stafford, followed by Avanti West Coast. The train journey from Stafford to Liverpool takes 0h 37m and costs around $8 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from London, expect to pay about $72 for a 3h 05m trip. Located 0.4 km from the city centre, Stafford is the busiest station in Stafford. Another popular train station is Stafford Penkridge, located 9 km from the centre.

Car

Another option to get to Stafford is to pick up a car hire from London, which is about 199 km from Stafford. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and DRIVALIA , among others, in London.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Stafford, including National Express, Megabus and FlixBus. From Liverpool, the bus ride to Stafford takes 105 km and will cost you around $20. From Leeds, the ticket costs about $15 for a journey of 113 km.

Airports near Stafford

Airlines serving Stafford

Lufthansa
Good (4,703 reviews)
KLM
Good (832 reviews)
SWISS
Good (961 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,678 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,550 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,230 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (482 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,612 reviews)
Air France
Good (984 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,112 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,980 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,404 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,073 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (228 reviews)
Finnair
Good (840 reviews)
LOT
Good (686 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (932 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (791 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,179 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (839 reviews)
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Where to stay in popular areas of Stafford

Hiring a car in Stafford

Expect to pay $3.04 per litre in Stafford (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $36.43 and $48.57.

Expect to pay $3.04 per litre in Stafford (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $36.43 and $48.57.