There are 6 ways to get from Bristol to Stroud by bus, train, rideshare, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Stroud National Express

$6 - $10

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  55 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bristol to Stroud 32.6 miles

$6

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Swindon
  2. Take the train from Swindon to Stroud (Glos)

$35 - $76

Bus, line 61 bus  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to May Lane Bus Station 62
  2. Take the line 61 bus from May Lane Bus Station to Stroud, Merrywalks 61 / ...

$9 - $12

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bristol to Stroud 33.2 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Stroud 33.2 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Stroud is to rideshare which costs £4 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Stroud is to taxi which costs £120 - £150 and takes 39 min.

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The distance between Bristol and Stroud is 27 miles. The road distance is 33.2 miles.

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The bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Stroud takes 45 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bristol Bus & Coach Station station and arriving at Stroud. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bristol to Stroud. However, there are services departing from Bristol Temple Meads and arriving at Stroud (Glos) via Swindon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 51 min.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Stroud is to bus which takes 45 min and costs £5 - £8. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £27 - £60 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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Map of how to get from Bristol to Stroud.
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  • Distance: 26.7 miles
  • Duration: 45 min

What companies run services between Bristol, England and Stroud, England?

National Express operates a bus from Bristol to Stroud once daily. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bristol to Stroud via Swindon in around 1 h 51 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Swindon
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Train from Swindon to Stroud (Glos)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $15
Advanced Single
$10 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bristol, Bus Station to May Lane Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from May Lane Bus Station to Stroud, Merrywalks
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bristol to Stroud
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Bristol to Stroud
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Yellow Cabs
Phone
+44 117 923 1515
Website
yellowcabsbristol.co.uk
Alpha Taxis
Phone
+44 117 921 1211
AA Taxis
Phone
+44 117 955 5000

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