Where Is Stratford?
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The city of Stratford (population approximately 30,500) is located in Perth County in southwestern Ontario, Canada. It lies west of Toronto and north-east of London.
Approximate driving times to Stratford from
Toronto: 2 hours
Ottawa: 6 hours
Detroit: 3 hours
Buffalo: 3 hours
Chicago: 8 hours
The above estimates do not include wait times at the Canada-U.S. border. For current information on border crossing times, visit
Canadian Border Services Agency
U.S. Customs and Border and Protection Agency
The City of Stratford was one of 7 municipalities on this planet that was awarded the coveted position of being a 2013 Top 7 community by the Intelligent Communities Forum. Learn more.