Duration 3h 59m
Distance 152.8 miles
Average price £83
Frequency 8/day

Trip overview

The average train between Gloucester and Braintree takes 3h 59m and the fastest train takes 3h 21m. The train service runs several times per day from Gloucester to Braintree. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

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  1. Gloucester
  2. London Liverpool Street
  3. Braintree
4h 3m
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Gloucester to Braintree train times

Trains run every four hours between Gloucester and Braintree. The service departs Gloucester at 20:02 in the evening, which arrives into Braintree at 07:19. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 59m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Gloucester to Braintree. However, there are services departing from Gloucester and arriving at Braintree via Lancaster Gate station and London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 3m.

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The distance between Gloucester and Braintree is 120 miles. The road distance is 152.8 miles.

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Gloucester to Braintree train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Gloucester station.

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Gloucester to Braintree train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Braintree station.

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