There are 5 ways to get from London to Coleford 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.

Recommended option

Train, line 31 bus  •  3 h 10 min

  1. 31 / ...

$68 - $118

Cheapest option

Bus National Express, line 31 bus  •  4 h 19 min

  1. National Express
  2. 31 / ...

$17 - $22

3 alternative options

Train, line 31 bus via Swindon  •  3 h 50 min

  1. 31 / ...

$68 - $137

Bus, line 31 bus via Oxford City Centre, St Giles (o/s Ashmolean)  •  5 h 49 min

  1. 853
  2. 31 / ...

$40 - $41

Drive  •  2 h 27 min

  1. 123.1 miles

$26 - $40

What companies run services between London, England and Coleford, Gloucestershire, England?

You can take a bus from London to Coleford via Gloucester and Gloucester, Bus Station in around 4 h 19 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
Train from London Paddington to Swindon
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Train from Swindon to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
49 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
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester, Bus Station to Coleford, DIY Shop
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Victoria Station Oxford Tube to Gloucester Green Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between London and Coleford is 175 km. The road distance is 197 km.

The cheapest way to get from London to Coleford is to bus and line 31 bus which costs £12 - £17 and takes 4 h 19 min.

The quickest way to get from London to Coleford is to drive which takes 2 h 27 min and costs £19 - £29.

No, there is no direct bus from London to Coleford. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Coleford, DIY Shop via Gloucester, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 19 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 10 min to get from London to Coleford, including transfers.