Directions from Gloucester to Windermere

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Recommended option

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Gloucester to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Oxenholme Lake District

$130 - $206

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Gloucester to Birmingham National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham to Windermere National Express

$25 - $33

3 alternative options

Train via Manchester Piccadilly  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Hereford to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Windermere

$82 - $125

Drive  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Gloucester to Windermere 206.2 miles

$40 - $65

Train, fly  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Gloucester to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Newcastle (NCL) BRS - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle
  4. Take the train from Carlisle to Oxenholme Lake District

$112 - $338

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

You can take a train from Gloucester to Windermere via Birmingham New Street and Oxenholme Lake District in around 5 h 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gloucester to Windermere via Birmingham in around 7 h 12 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
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
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $40
Train from Gloucester to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $140
Train from Carlisle to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Hereford to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
First Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Windermere
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gloucester to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $24
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Oxenholme Lake District
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $29
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Gloucester to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham to Windermere
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Gloucester and Windermere is 283 km. The road distance is 330 km.

The cheapest way to get from Gloucester to Windermere is to bus which costs £18 - £25 and takes 7 h 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Gloucester to Windermere is to drive which takes 3 h 22 min and costs £30 - £50.

No, there is no direct train from Gloucester to Windermere. However, there are services departing from Gloucester and arriving at Windermere via Birmingham New Street and Oxenholme Lake District. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 1 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Gloucester to Windermere. However, there are services departing from Gloucester and arriving at Windermere via Birmingham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 12 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 1 min to get from Gloucester to Windermere, including transfers.