Duration 2h 40m
Distance 152.8 miles
Average price £55
Possible routes 4 found

Gloucester to Braintree

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Train via London

  1. Gloucester
  2. London Liverpool Street
  3. Braintree
3h 58m
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£70 - £118
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Bus

  1. Gloucester
  2. Heathrow Airport London T2,3
  3. Braintree
5h 35m
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Cheapest
£13 - £16

Train

  1. Gloucester
  2. Braintree
6h 11m
£74 - £110

Drive

  1. Gloucester
  2. Braintree
Fastest
2h 40m
£24 - £40

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Gloucester to Braintree? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

The cheapest way to get from Gloucester to Braintree is to bus which costs £12 - £17 and takes 5h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Gloucester to Braintree is to drive which costs £24 - £40 and takes 2h 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gloucester to Braintree. However, there are services departing from Gloucester and arriving at Braintree via Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 35m.

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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 3h 58m.

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

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The best way to get from Gloucester to Braintree without a car is to train via London which takes 3h 58m and costs £70 - £120.

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It takes approximately 3h 58m to get from Gloucester to Braintree, including transfers.

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Gloucester to Braintree bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Gloucester station.

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

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The best way to get from Gloucester to Braintree is to train via London which takes 3h 58m and costs £70 - £120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £12 - £17 and takes 5h 35m.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Gloucester to Braintree is 153 miles. It takes approximately 2h 40m to drive from Gloucester to Braintree.

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There are 280+ hotels available in Braintree. Prices start at £75 per night.

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How to travel from Gloucester to Braintree

Find all the possible transport options for your trip from Gloucester to Braintree right here. Rome2rio displays up to date schedules, route maps, journey times and estimated fares from relevant transport operators, ensuring you can make an informed decision about which option will suit you best. Click the map below to see more travel options.

What companies run services between Gloucester and Braintree?

You can take a train from Gloucester to Braintree via London Paddington, Lancaster Gate station, Liverpool Street station, and London Liverpool Street in around 3h 58m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gloucester to Braintree via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 5h 35m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£70 - £110
Bus operators
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £9

Braintree, United Kingdom

Braintree is a town in Essex, England. The principal settlement of Braintree District, it is located 10 mi northeast of Chelmsford and 15 mi west of Colchester. According to the 2011 Census, the town had a population of 41,634, while the urban area, which includes Great Notley, Rayne and High Garrett, had a population of 53,477. - Wikipedia

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