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

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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

$61 - $113

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Bus National Express  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport South to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Stroud National Express

$41 - $50

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)

$62 - $114

Bus Oxford Bus Company  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station to Gloucester Green Bus Station OXF|the airline
  2. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Swindon, Bus Station 66

$54 - $67

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 £21 - £35 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 costs £21 - £35 and takes 2 h 12 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Stroud is 97 miles. The road distance is 125.1 miles.

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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 London Gatwick Airport South and arriving at Stroud via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3. 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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  • Distance: 97.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 8 min

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 London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 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
$27 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $25
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $50
Train from Reading to Swindon
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
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
$20 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $65
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Gatwick Airport South to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Stroud
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $34
Website
nationalexpress.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 Gloucester Green Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Swindon, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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