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

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Train  •  2h 44m

  1. Take the train from Gloucester to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Northampton

£80 - £160

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Bus  •  6h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Gloucester to Rugby
  2. Take the bus from Rugby, Clifton Road to Northampton Bus Interchange 96 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Northampton Bus Interchange to Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby X47 / ...

£17 - £23

2 alternative options

Bus via Oxford  •  5h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Gloucester, Market Parade to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East 853
  2. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Central Milton Keynes, The Point X5
  3. Take the bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point to Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby 297

Drive  •  1h 50m

  1. Drive from Gloucester to Rushden 100.1 miles

£16 - £24

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The cheapest way to get from Gloucester to Rushden is to bus which costs £16 - £24 and takes 6h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Gloucester to Rushden is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1h 50m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gloucester to Rushden. However, there are services departing from Gloucester, Market Parade and arriving at Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby via Gloucester Green Bus Station and Central Milton Keynes, The Point. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 55m.

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The distance between Gloucester and Rushden is 76 miles. The road distance is 100.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Gloucester to Rushden without a car is to train which takes 2h 44m and costs £80 - £160.

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It takes approximately 2h 44m to get from Gloucester to Rushden, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Gloucester to Rushden is to train which takes 2h 44m and costs £80 - £160. Alternatively, you can bus via Oxford, which costs and takes 5h 55m.

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Gloucester to Rushden bus services, operated by Diamond, arrive at Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gloucester to Rushden is 100 miles. It takes approximately 1h 50m to drive from Gloucester to Rushden.

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Map of how to get from Gloucester to Rushden.
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  • Distance: 76 miles
  • Duration: 2h 44m

What companies run services between Gloucester, England and Rushden, Northamptonshire, England?

You can take a train from Gloucester to Rushden via Birmingham New Street and Northampton in around 2h 44m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gloucester to Rushden via Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East, Gloucester Green Bus Station, and Central Milton Keynes, The Point in around 5h 55m.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Gloucester to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£20 - £35
Anytime Single
£30 - £45
Off-Peak Single
£20 - £30
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Birmingham New Street to Northampton
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£15 - £21
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£8 - £13
Anytime Day Single
£15 - £21
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Northampton
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£18 - £70
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£18 - £24
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£50 - £70
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
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£7 - £11
Website
Swanbrook Coaches
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Central Milton Keynes, The Point
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £12
Website
Stagecoach in Bedford
Diamond
Phone
0121 322 2222
Email
comments@diamondbuses.com
Website
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point to Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Diamond
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
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Book at
National Express
Stagecoach Midlands
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rugby, Clifton Road to Northampton Bus Interchange
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
Stagecoach Midlands
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Northampton Bus Interchange to Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
Stagecoach Northamptonshire

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