There are 5 ways to get from King's Cross Station to Gloucester by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Swindon
  2. Take the train from Swindon to Gloucester

$63 - $118

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Bus National Express  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gloucester National Express / ...

$16 - $44

3 alternative options

Line 205 bus, train  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the line 205 bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Paddington Rail Station 205
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Gloucester

$63 - $113

Bus Stagecoach Oxfordshire  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Marble Arch to Gloucester Green Bus Station Oxford Tube / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, St Giles (o/s Ashmolean) to Gloucester, Market Parade 853

$35 - $42

Drive  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Drive from King's Cross Station to Gloucester 102.6 miles

$22 - $35

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from King's Cross Station to Gloucester. However, there are services departing from King's Cross St. Pancras and arriving at Gloucester, Market Parade via Marble Arch and Oxford City Centre, St Giles (o/s Ashmolean). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 6 min.

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The distance between King's Cross Station and Gloucester is 94 miles. The road distance is 102.6 miles.

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The best way to get from King's Cross Station to Gloucester without a car is to train which takes 2 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 54 min to get from King's Cross Station to Gloucester, including transfers.

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King's Cross Station to Gloucester bus services, operated by Stagecoach Oxfordshire, depart from Marble Arch station.

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The best way to get from King's Cross Station to Gloucester is to train which takes 2 h 54 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 45 min.

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King's Cross Station to Gloucester bus services, operated by Swanbrook Coaches, arrive at Gloucester, Market Parade station.

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Yes, the driving distance between King's Cross Station to Gloucester is 103 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to drive from King's Cross Station to Gloucester.

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There are 629+ hotels available in Gloucester. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from King's Cross Station to Gloucester.
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  • Distance: 94.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 54 min

What companies run services between King's Cross Station, England and Gloucester, England?

You can take a train from King's Cross Station to Gloucester via Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, London Paddington, and Swindon in around 2 h 54 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from King's Cross Station to Gloucester every 2 hours. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min. Megabus UK also services this route 4 times a week.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Swindon
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Swindon to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from London Paddington to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $110
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Paddington Rail Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Marble Arch to Gloucester Green Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Oxford Bus Company
Swanbrook Coaches
Phone
1452 712386
Email
enquiries@swanbrook.co.uk
Website
swanbrook.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, St Giles (o/s Ashmolean) to Gloucester, Market Parade
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
swanbrook.co.uk

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