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There are 12 ways to get from Edinburgh to Coleford by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Crewe

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Hereford

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Gloucester

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Wolverhampton
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Gloucester
  3. Take the bus from Gloucester, Transport Hub to Coleford, Angel Hotel

Train

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Gloucester

Train via Birmingham

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Kidsgrove
  3. Take the train from Kidsgrove to Birmingham New Street
  4. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Gloucester

Drive

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Coleford

Fly Edinburgh to Bristol, train, bus

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Bristol (BRS)
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Gloucester
  3. Take the bus from Gloucester, Transport Hub to Coleford, Angel Hotel

Fly Edinburgh to Birmingham, train, bus

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Birmingham (BHX)
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Gloucester
  3. Take the bus from Gloucester, Transport Hub to Coleford, Angel Hotel

Train to Glasgow, fly to Bristol, train, bus

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Bristol (BRS)
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Gloucester
  4. Take the bus from Gloucester, Transport Hub to Coleford, Angel Hotel

Fly Edinburgh to London Luton, train, bus

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to London Luton (LTN)
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Gloucester
  3. Take the bus from Gloucester, Transport Hub to Coleford, Angel Hotel

Fly Edinburgh to Cardiff, train, line 707 bus

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Cardiff (CWL)
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Chepstow
  3. Take the line 707 bus from Chepstow, Tesco to Coleford, Angel Hotel

Fly Edinburgh to Southampton, train, bus

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Southampton (SOU)
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to Gloucester
  4. Take the bus from Gloucester, Transport Hub to Coleford, Angel Hotel

Edinburgh to Coleford by train and bus

The journey time between Edinburgh and Coleford is around 8h 8m and covers a distance of around 373 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 54m. The fastest journey normally takes 6h 52m. Operated by Avanti West Coast, London Midland, CrossCountry and others, the Edinburgh to Coleford service departs from Edinburgh and arrives in Coleford, Angel Hotel. Typically 44 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
6h 14m
Layover time:
1h 54m
Total time:
8h 8m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
6h 52m
Journey distance:
373 miles
Services per week:
44
Cheapest price:
£149
Carbon emissions:
34 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:52
Last service departs at:
18:52

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Edinburgh to Coleford train and bus schedules

Edinburgh → Coleford
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Coleford is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Coleford is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Coleford is 1 metre.

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Coleford is to bus which costs £20 - £29 and takes 13h 28m.

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The fastest way to get from Edinburgh to Coleford is to drive which takes 6h 7m and costs £55 - £80.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Coleford. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Coleford, Angel Hotel via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Gloucester, Transport Hub. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 28m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Coleford is 290 miles. The road distance is 354.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Coleford without a car is to train via Crewe which takes 6h 15m and costs £180 - £440.

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It takes approximately 6h 15m to get from Edinburgh to Coleford, including transfers.

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Edinburgh to Coleford bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Coleford is to train via Crewe which takes 6h 15m and costs £180 - £440. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £20 - £29 and takes 13h 28m.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Bristol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Edinburgh to Coleford bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Gloucester station.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Coleford.
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  • Distance: 289.9 miles
  • Duration: 6h 15m

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Coleford, Gloucestershire, England?

You can take a train from Edinburgh to Coleford via Crewe and Hereford in around 6h 15m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh to Coleford via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Gloucester, Transport Hub in around 13h 28m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £170
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £150
Flights from Glasgow to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£50 - £150
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £170
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£55 - £170
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Edinburgh to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£140 - £370
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £390
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £400
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
£17 - £130
Flights from Edinburgh to London Luton via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£25 - £290
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£150 - £420
Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Crewe
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£90 - £310
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£90 - £120
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£230 - £310
Train from Edinburgh to Wolverhampton
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£100 - £360
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£100 - £140
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£270 - £360
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Crewe to Hereford
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £60
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Cardiff Central to Chepstow
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£11 - £17
Website
tfw.wales
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£35 - £45
Anytime Day 1st Class
£85 - £120
Train from Edinburgh to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
5h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£160 - £400
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£160 - £200
Anytime Day 1st Class
£280 - £400
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£30 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£30 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
Train from Cardiff Central to Chepstow
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£11 - £23
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£11 - £13
Anytime Day 1st Class
£16 - £23
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Reading
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£30 - £120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£80 - £120
TransPennine Express Service
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from Kidsgrove to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£19 - £22
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£5 - £8
Anytime Day Single
£19 - £22
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £20
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£15 - £20
Anytime Day 1st Class
£27 - £40
Train from London Paddington to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £50
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£40 - £50
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £95
Train from Reading to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£29 - £40
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£29 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£50 - £70
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £30
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £30
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester, Transport Hub to Coleford, Angel Hotel
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £6
Website
Stagecoach West
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Edinburgh to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£12 - £16
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express
Forest Community Transport
Phone
+44 1594 843809
Email
dar@lydneydialaride.co.uk
Website
lydneydialaride.co.uk
Bus from Chepstow, Tesco to Coleford, Angel Hotel
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Forest Community Transport

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh to Coleford is 355 miles. It takes approximately 6h 7m to drive from Edinburgh to Coleford.

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easyJet offers flights from Edinburgh Airport to Bristol Airport.

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There are 456+ hotels available in Coleford. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Edinburgh Airport is to tram which takes 31 min and costs £1 - £6.

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