There are 5 ways to get from Gloucester to Portishead by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Gloucester to Bristol Bus & Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Portishead, Serbert Way X3 / ...

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Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gloucester to Portishead 39.4 miles

£80 - £100

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Train, bus  •  2h

  1. Take the train from Gloucester to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Take the bus from Bristol City Centre, The Centre to Portishead, Serbert Way X3 / ...

Train, line 8 bus, bus  •  2h 39m

  1. Take the train from Gloucester to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Take the line 8 bus from Temple Meads Stn to Bristol City Centre, The Centre 8 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Bristol City Centre, The Centre to Portishead, Combe Road X4 / ...

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Gloucester to Portishead 39.4 miles

£6 - £10

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The cheapest way to get from Gloucester to Portishead is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gloucester to Portishead is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gloucester to Portishead. However, there are services departing from Gloucester and arriving at Portishead, Serbert Way via Bristol, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 51m.

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The distance between Gloucester and Portishead is 35 miles. The road distance is 39.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Gloucester to Portishead without a car is to bus which takes 1h 51m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 51m to get from Gloucester to Portishead, including transfers.

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

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Gloucester to Portishead bus services, operated by First in Bristol Bath & the West, arrive at Portishead, Serbert Way station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gloucester to Portishead is 39 miles. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from Gloucester to Portishead.

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There are 894+ hotels available in Portishead. Prices start at £55 per night.

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Map of how to get from Gloucester to Portishead.
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  • Distance: 35 miles
  • Duration: 1h 51m

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

You can take a bus from Gloucester to Portishead via Bristol Bus & Coach Station and Bristol, Bus Station in around 1h 51m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gloucester to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £29
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£10 - £16
Advanced Single
£11 - £16
Anytime Day Single
£16 - £29
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Gloucester to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£27 - £40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£19 - £29
Anytime Single
£27 - £40
Off-Peak Single
£16 - £24
Bus operators
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 Bristol Bus & Coach Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£4 - £7
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National Express
First in Bristol Bath & the West
Bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Portishead, Serbert Way
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Bus from Bristol City Centre, The Centre to Portishead, Serbert Way
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Bus from Temple Meads Stn to Bristol City Centre, The Centre
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Bus from Bristol City Centre, The Centre to Portishead, Combe Road
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Other operators
Taxi from Gloucester to Portishead
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
£80 - £100
Gloucester Taxis
Phone
+44 1452 500 880
Website
gloucestertaxis.com
Associated Taxis
Phone
+44 1452 311 700
Website
associated-taxisgloucester.co.uk
Andy Cars
Phone
+44 1452 523 000
Website
andycarsgloucester.co.uk
A2B Taxis Gloucester
Phone
+44 1452 222 222
A Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1452 555 222
Website
gloucesterastartaxi.com

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