There are 6 ways to get from Gloucester to Hay-on-Wye by bus, train, 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  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Gloucester to Hereford National Express
  2. Take the bus from Country Bus Station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle (Tourist Information Centre) 39 / ...

$16 - $19

5 alternative options

Train Great Western Railway, bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Gloucester to Hereford
  2. Take the bus from Hereford, Railway Station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle (Tourist Information Centre) 39 / ...

$41 - $65

Train, bus via Newport (S Wales)  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Gloucester to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Hereford
  3. Take the bus from Country Bus Station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle (Tourist Information Centre) 39 / ...

$46 - $93

Line 33 bus, bus  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the line 33 bus from Gloucester, Estate Agents to Ross-on-Wye, Cantilupe Road (Opp Stagecoach Ofice) 32 / ...
  2. Take the line 33 bus from Ross-on-Wye, Cantilupe Road (Opp Stagecoach Ofice) to Hereford, Railway Station (Railway Station entrance) 33
  3. Take the bus from Hereford, Railway Station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle (Tourist Information Centre) 39 / ...

$18 - $19

Taxi  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gloucester to Hay-on-Wye 48 miles

$240 - $290

Drive  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Gloucester to Hay-on-Wye 48 miles

$10 - $15

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gloucester to Hay-on-Wye is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 1 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gloucester to Hay-on-Wye is to taxi which costs £180 - £220 and takes 1 h 9 min.

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The distance between Gloucester and Hay-on-Wye is 40 miles. The road distance is 48 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to get from Gloucester to Hay-on-Wye, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gloucester to Hay-on-Wye. However, there are services departing from Gloucester and arriving at Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle (Tourist Information Centre) via Country Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Gloucester, England and Hay-on-Wye, Wales?

You can take a bus from Gloucester to Hay-on-Wye via Hereford and Country Bus Station in around 2 h 30 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gloucester to Hereford
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $29
Advanced Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Gloucester to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $28
First Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Hereford
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $28
First Anytime Day Single
$28 - $45
Bus operators
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Country Bus Station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle (Tourist Information Centre)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hereford, Railway Station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle (Tourist Information Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in South Wales
Phone
01633 485118
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Country Bus Station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle (Tourist Information Centre)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hereford, Railway Station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle (Tourist Information Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Coastal Liner UK
Phone
01902 633064
Email
info@coastallinerltd.co.uk
Website
coastallinerltd.co.uk
Bus from Country Bus Station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle (Tourist Information Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
Coastal Liner UK
Bus from Hereford, Railway Station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle (Tourist Information Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
Coastal Liner UK
Yeomans Canyon Travel
Phone
01432 356201
Email
sales@yeomanstravel.co.uk
Website
yeomanscoachholidays.com
Bus from Country Bus Station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle (Tourist Information Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
yeomanscoachholidays.com
Bus from Hereford, Railway Station (Railway Station entrance) to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle (Tourist Information Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
yeomanscoachholidays.com
Celtic Travel
Phone
01686 412231
Website
celtic-travel.co.uk
Bus from Country Bus Station to Hay-on-Wye, Clock Tower (Hay-on-Wye Clock Tower)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
celtic-travel.co.uk
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester, Estate Agents to Ross-on-Wye, Cantilupe Road (Opp Stagecoach Ofice)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ross-on-Wye, Cantilupe Road (Opp Stagecoach Ofice) to Hereford, Railway Station (Railway Station entrance)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Gloucester to Hay-on-Wye
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Estimated price
$240 - $290

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