There are 4 ways to get from London 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Stroud (Glos)

$55 - $110

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 20 min

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

$13 - $18

2 alternative options

Train via Swindon  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Swindon
  2. Take the train from Swindon to Stroud (Glos)

$58 - $105

Drive  •  2 h

  1. Drive from London to Stroud 108 miles

$23 - $35

What companies run services between London, England and Stroud, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from London to Stroud every 4 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $110 and the journey takes 1 h 29 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London to Stroud 5 times a day. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 3 h 20 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Stroud (Glos)
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $110
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
$25 - $40
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Train from Swindon to Stroud (Glos)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London and Stroud is 146 km. The road distance is 173 km.

The cheapest way to get from London to Stroud is to bus which costs £9 - £13 and takes 3 h 20 min.

The quickest way to get from London to Stroud is to train which takes 1 h 29 min and costs £40 - £75.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Paddington and arriving at Stroud (Glos). Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 1 h 29 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Stroud. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 20 min.

The train from London Paddington to Stroud (Glos) takes 1 h 29 min including transfers and departs every four hours.