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

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Train via Reading  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Swindon
  3. Take the train from Swindon to Stroud (Glos)

$73 - $122

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Bus  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, WestQuay to Salisbury, Endless Street X7 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Salisbury, Blue Boar Row to Swindon, Corporation Street X5

$37 - $49

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Westbury (Wilts)
  2. Take the train from Westbury (Wilts) to Stroud (Glos)

$57 - $107

Drive  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Stroud 90.7 miles

$19 - $29

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Southampton to Stroud. However, there are services departing from Southampton Central and arriving at Stroud (Glos) via Reading and Swindon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 44 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Stroud is 68 miles. The road distance is 90.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Stroud without a car is to train which takes 2 h 44 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 44 min to get from Southampton to Stroud, including transfers.

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Southampton to Stroud train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Southampton Central station.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Stroud is to train which takes 2 h 44 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 48 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Stroud is 91 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 40 min to drive from Southampton to Stroud.

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There are 578+ hotels available in Stroud. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Stroud.
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  • Distance: 68.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 44 min

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

You can take a train from Southampton to Stroud via Reading and Swindon in around 2 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Stroud via Salisbury, Endless Street, Salisbury, Blue Boar Row, Swindon, Corporation Street, and Swindon in around 4 h 48 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Swindon
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $40
Train from Swindon to Stroud (Glos)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $25
Train from Southampton Central to Westbury (Wilts)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $25
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $50
Train from Westbury (Wilts) to Stroud (Glos)
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $28
Advanced Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
Bus operators
Salisbury Reds
Phone
+44 1202 338420
Website
salisburyreds.co.uk
Bus from Southampton City Centre, WestQuay to Salisbury, Endless Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
salisburyreds.co.uk
Bus from Salisbury, Blue Boar Row to Swindon, Corporation Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
salisburyreds.co.uk

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