There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gloucester by train, bus or car

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What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Gloucester, England?

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gloucester via Reading and Swindon in around 3 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gloucester via Heathrow Airport London in around 4 h 55 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Avg. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $28
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Train from Reading to Swindon
Avg. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $45
Train from Swindon to Gloucester
Avg. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Train from Reading to Gloucester
Avg. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $85
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from South Terminal Bus Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Avg. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London to Gloucester
Avg. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station to Gloucester Green Bus Station
Avg. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Swanbrook Coaches
Phone
1452 712386
Email
enquiries@swanbrook.co.uk
Website
swanbrook.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, St Giles (o/s Ashmolean) to Gloucester, Market Parade
Avg. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
swanbrook.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gloucester?

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Gloucester is 164 km. The road distance is 209 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gloucester?

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gloucester is to drive which costs £24 and takes 2 h 13 min.

What is the fastest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gloucester?

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gloucester is to drive which takes 2 h 13 min and costs £24.

Is there a direct train between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Gloucester?

No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gloucester. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Gloucester via Reading and Swindon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 31 min.

Is there a direct bus between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Gloucester?

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gloucester. However, there are services departing from South Terminal Bus Station and arriving at Gloucester via Heathrow Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

How long does it take to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gloucester?

It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Gloucester, including transfers.