There are 4 ways to get from Gloucester to Milton Keynes by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Gloucester to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Milton Keynes Central

$65 - $124

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Bus National Express  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Gloucester to Rugby National Express
  2. Take the bus from Rugby, Clifton Road to Northampton Bus Interchange (Drapery Arrivals) 96

$29 - $32

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Bus Swanbrook Coaches  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Gloucester, Market Parade to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East (Stop C6) 853
  2. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Buckingham, Tesco (Services) X5

$31 - $34

Drive  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Gloucester to Milton Keynes 84 miles

$18 - $26

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No, there is no direct bus from Gloucester to Milton Keynes. However, there are services departing from Gloucester, Market Parade and arriving at Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H3) via Gloucester Green Bus Station and Buckingham, Tesco (Services). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Gloucester to Milton Keynes. However, there are services departing from Gloucester and arriving at Milton Keynes Central via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 57 min.

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The distance between Gloucester and Milton Keynes is 65 miles. The road distance is 84 miles.

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The best way to get from Gloucester to Milton Keynes without a car is to train which takes 1 h 57 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 57 min to get from Gloucester to Milton Keynes, including transfers.

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Gloucester to Milton Keynes bus services, operated by Swanbrook Coaches, depart from Gloucester, Market Parade station.

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Gloucester to Milton Keynes train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Gloucester station.

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The best way to get from Gloucester to Milton Keynes is to train which takes 1 h 57 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 49 min.

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Gloucester to Milton Keynes bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, arrive at Buckingham, Tesco (Services) station.

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Gloucester to Milton Keynes train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Milton Keynes Central station.

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Map of how to get from Gloucester to Milton Keynes.
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  • Distance: 64.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 57 min

What companies run services between Gloucester, England and Milton Keynes, England?

You can take a train from Gloucester to Milton Keynes via Birmingham New Street in around 1 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gloucester to Milton Keynes via Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East (Stop C6), Gloucester Green Bus Station, and Buckingham, Tesco (Services) in around 3 h 49 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
Bus operators
Swanbrook Coaches
Phone
1452 712386
Email
enquiries@swanbrook.co.uk
Website
swanbrook.co.uk
Bus from Gloucester, Market Parade to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East (Stop C6)
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
swanbrook.co.uk
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Buckingham, Tesco (Services)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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 Gloucester to Rugby
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rugby, Clifton Road to Northampton Bus Interchange (Drapery Arrivals)
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Gloucester to Milton Keynes is 84 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to drive from Gloucester to Milton Keynes.

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