There are 4 ways to get from Bicester to Gloucester by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from King's End, Queens Avenue (opp Police Station) to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East (Stop C6) Ns5 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, St Giles (o/s Ashmolean) to Gloucester, Market Parade 853

$22

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Train  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Banbury to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Gloucester

$83 - $132

Bus, train  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Bicester Town Centre, Manorsfield Road (Bus Stand 3) to Oxford Parkway Railway Station S5 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Water Eaton, Oxford Parkway Station Forecourt (Station Entrance) to Oxford City Centre, Park End Street (Frideswide Square eastern end) 7
  3. Take the train from Oxford to Didcot Parkway
  4. Take the train from Didcot Parkway to Gloucester

$41 - $79

Drive  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Bicester to Gloucester 55.3 miles

$11 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Bicester to Gloucester is to drive which costs £9 - £13 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bicester to Gloucester is to drive which costs £9 - £13 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bicester station to Gloucester. However, there are services departing from King's End, Queens Avenue (opp Police Station) and arriving at Gloucester, Market Parade via Oxford City Centre, St Giles (o/s Ashmolean). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bicester to Gloucester. However, there are services departing from Bicester North and arriving at Gloucester via Banbury and Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 18 min.

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The distance between Bicester and Gloucester is 47 miles. The road distance is 55.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Bicester to Gloucester without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 16 min and costs £18.

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It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to get from Bicester to Gloucester, including transfers.

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Bicester to Gloucester bus services, operated by Stagecoach Oxfordshire, arrive at King's End, Queens Avenue (opp Police Station).

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Bicester to Gloucester train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Banbury station.

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The best way to get from Bicester to Gloucester is to bus which takes 3 h 16 min and costs £18. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £60 - £110 and takes 3 h 18 min.

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Map of how to get from Bicester to Gloucester.
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  • Distance: 46.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 16 min

What companies run services between Bicester, England and Gloucester, England?

You can take a bus from Bicester to Gloucester via Gloucester Green Bus Station and Oxford City Centre, St Giles (o/s Ashmolean) in around 3 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bicester to Gloucester via Banbury and Birmingham New Street in around 3 h 18 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Banbury to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$25 - $40
Train from Birmingham New Street to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Oxford to Didcot Parkway
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $10
Train from Didcot Parkway to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
Bus operators
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from King's End, Queens Avenue (opp Police Station) to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East (Stop C6)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bicester Town Centre, Manorsfield Road (Bus Stand 3) to Oxford Parkway Railway Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford Parkway Railway Station to Oxford City Centre, Park End Street (Frideswide Square eastern end)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bicester Town Centre, Manorsfield Road (Bus Stand 3) to Gloucester Green Bus Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Thames Travel
Website
thames-travel.co.uk
Bus from King's End, Queens Avenue (opp Police Station) to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East (Stop C6)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Website
thames-travel.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
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
swanbrook.co.uk
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Water Eaton, Oxford Parkway Station Forecourt (Station Entrance) to Oxford City Centre, Park End Street (Frideswide Square eastern end)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk

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Bicester to Gloucester bus services, operated by Swanbrook Coaches, arrive at Gloucester, Market Parade station.

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Bicester to Gloucester train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Gloucester station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bicester to Gloucester is 55 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 4 min to drive from Bicester to Gloucester.

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