The distance from Bath to Cambridge is approximately 88 miles via the M4, M5 and A46. Journey time is usually around 1 hour 50 minutes hours but this may change slightly during peak travel times.
The journey to Stratford-upon-Avon skirts the Cotswolds AONB to the east and the Malvern Hills to the west. The journey also passes the cathedral city of Gloucester and Georgian Spa town of Cheltenham, famous world wide for horse racing.
Situated on the northern edge of the Cotswolds, Stratford-upon-Avon is an Elizabethan market town with historical significance. It is probably most famous as being the birthplace of Williams Shakespeare. The town has beautifully quaint half-timberd buildings dating back to medieval times that instantly transport you back in time. In particular Henley and Sheep street are worth a visit.