Getting to Shipston-on-Stour

Road:

Take Junction 11 off the M40 to Banbury

At the third roundabout, turn left onto the A361

At the Banbury Cross roundabout turn right past the statue of the fine lady on a white horse, onto the B4035, signposted Shipston

Continue on the B4035 to Shipston.

Rail:

Nearest train stations are at Banbury and Moreton-in-Marsh

Banbury has frequent services from Marylebone in London and from all stations in Birmingham. The bus station is a short walk over the canal at Banbury. Last bus from Banbury to Shipston is the 50A at 1810 hrs. Check .stagecoachwwwbus.com for times. Taxis leave from the front and back of Banbury railway station.

Moreton-in-Marsh – trains from London Paddington to Moreton, then there is a restricted bus service to Shipston, from the railway station.

Coach:

National Express (www.nationalexpress.com) runs services from major UK cities to Banbury. For onward travel to Shipston, see Rail.

Airports:

Nearest major airports are Birmingham International, London Heathrow and Gatwick. Birmingham International is well served by rail links (take the London train and get off at Banbury). For London airports by rail travel to Marylebone (Bakerloo Line on the underground). National Express (www.nationalexpress.com) has direct coaches from all these airports to Banbury. For onward travel to Shipston, see Rail