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

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Train  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Gloucester to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Ludlow

$45 - $95

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Bus  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Gloucester, Estate Agents to Hereford, Railway Station 33

$16 - $23

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gloucester to Ludlow 48 miles

$230 - $290

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Gloucester to Ludlow 48 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Gloucester to Ludlow is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gloucester to Ludlow is to taxi which costs £180 - £220 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Gloucester to Ludlow. However, there are services departing from Gloucester and arriving at Ludlow via Newport (S Wales). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 36 min.

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The distance between Gloucester and Ludlow is 40 miles. The road distance is 48 miles.

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The best way to get from Gloucester to Ludlow without a car is to train which takes 2 h 36 min and costs £30 - £75.

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It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to get from Gloucester to Ludlow, including transfers.

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Gloucester to Ludlow train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Gloucester station.

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The best way to get from Gloucester to Ludlow is to train which takes 2 h 36 min and costs £30 - £75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £12 - £18 and takes 2 h 37 min.

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Gloucester to Ludlow train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Ludlow station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gloucester to Ludlow is 48 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to drive from Gloucester to Ludlow.

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  • Distance: 40.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 36 min

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

You can take a train from Gloucester to Ludlow via Newport (S Wales) in around 2 h 36 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach West operates a bus from Gloucester to Ludlow hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 45 min.

Train operators
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 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $28
First Anytime Day Single
$28 - $45
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Ludlow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gloucester to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $45
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester, Estate Agents to Hereford, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Gloucester to Ludlow
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Estimated price
$230 - $290

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