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There are 4 ways to get from Milton Keynes to Stroud by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Cheltenham Spa
  3. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Stroud (Glos)

$70 - $139

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point to Gloucester Green Bus Station X5
  2. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, St Giles to Royal Well Bus Station 853

$3 - $5

2 alternative options

Bus via Swindon, Bus Station  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point to Aylesbury, Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Park End Street
  3. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square to Swindon, Bus Station S6

$25 - $41

Drive  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Milton Keynes to Stroud 85.4 miles

$18 - $27

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The cheapest way to get from Milton Keynes to Stroud is to bus which costs £3 - £4 and takes 5 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milton Keynes to Stroud is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milton Keynes to Stroud. However, there are services departing from Central Milton Keynes, The Point and arriving at Stroud, Merrywalks via Oxford City Centre, St Giles and Cheltenham, Promenade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Milton Keynes to Stroud. However, there are services departing from Milton Keynes Central and arriving at Stroud (Glos) via Birmingham New Street and Cheltenham Spa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 7 min.

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The distance between Milton Keynes and Stroud is 65 miles. The road distance is 85.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Milton Keynes to Stroud without a car is to train which takes 3 h 7 min and costs £50 - £110.

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It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to get from Milton Keynes to Stroud, including transfers.

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Milton Keynes to Stroud bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, depart from Central Milton Keynes, The Point station.

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Milton Keynes to Stroud train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Milton Keynes Central station.

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The best way to get from Milton Keynes to Stroud is to train which takes 3 h 7 min and costs £50 - £110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £3 - £4 and takes 5 h 13 min.

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Map of how to get from Milton Keynes to Stroud.
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  • Distance: 65.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 7 min

What companies run services between Milton Keynes, England and Stroud, England?

You can take a train from Milton Keynes to Stroud via Birmingham New Street and Cheltenham Spa in around 3 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Milton Keynes to Stroud via Gloucester Green Bus Station, Oxford City Centre, St Giles, Royal Well Bus Station, and Cheltenham, Promenade in around 5 h 13 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Stroud (Glos)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $13
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $18
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point to Gloucester Green Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 to Royal Well Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
swanbrook.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point to Aylesbury, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Park End Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square 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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Milton Keynes to Stroud bus services, operated by Swanbrook Coaches, arrive at Royal Well Bus Station.

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Milton Keynes to Stroud train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Stroud (Glos) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milton Keynes to Stroud is 85 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 39 min to drive from Milton Keynes to Stroud.

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