There are 5 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Gloucester by train, bus or car

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Train via Swindon  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Swindon
  3. Take the train from Swindon to Gloucester

$87 - $144

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Bus  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Gloucester National Express

$44 - $63

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Gloucester

$88 - $140

Train CrossCountry  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Gloucester

$110 - $171

Drive  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Gloucester 141.1 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Gloucester. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport London and arriving at Gloucester via Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Gloucester. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Gloucester via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 56 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Gloucester is 107 miles. The road distance is 141.1 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Gloucester without a car is to train which takes 3 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 52 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Gloucester, including transfers.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Gloucester bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stansted Airport London station.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Gloucester train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Stansted Airport station.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Gloucester is to train which takes 3 h 52 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 10 min.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Gloucester bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Gloucester station.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Gloucester train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Gloucester station.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Gloucester.
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  • Distance: 107.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 52 min

What companies run services between London Stansted Airport (STN), England and Gloucester, England?

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Gloucester via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street Underground Station, Lancaster Gate Underground Station, London Paddington, and Swindon in around 3 h 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Gloucester via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 5 h 10 min.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$25
First
$40
Business
$38
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 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Swindon to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $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
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $110
Train from Birmingham New Street to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Bus operators
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 Stansted Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Gloucester is 141 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Gloucester.

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