There are 5 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Stroud by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train via Swindon  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Swindon

$64 - $121

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Bus National Express  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London to Heathrow Airport London National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Stroud National Express

$44 - $58

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Stroud (Glos)

$64 - $116

Bus Oxford Bus Company  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5) OXF|the airline
  2. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station) to Swindon, Bus Station 66

$51 - $62

Drive  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Stroud 125.1 miles

$26 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Stroud is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Stroud is to drive which takes 2 h 12 min and costs £20 - £30.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Stroud is 156 km. The road distance is 200 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 8 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Stroud, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Stroud. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London and arriving at Stroud via Heathrow Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Stroud. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Stroud (Glos) via Reading and Swindon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 8 min.

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What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Stroud, England?

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Stroud via Reading and Swindon in around 3 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Stroud via Heathrow Airport London in around 4 h 50 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Train from Reading to Swindon
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $45
Train from Reading to Stroud (Glos)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $35
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $65
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport London to Heathrow Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London to Stroud
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station) to Swindon, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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