There are 7 ways to get from Stroud to Bristol by bus, train, taxi, car or rideshare

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

Bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the bus from Stroud to Bristol National Express

$7 - $11

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  55 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Stroud to Bristol 32.4 miles

$6

5 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Stroud (Glos) to Bristol Temple Meads

$35 - $70

Train via Swindon  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Stroud (Glos) to Swindon
  2. Take the train from Swindon to Bristol Temple Meads

$37 - $86

Line 61 bus, bus  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 61 bus from Stroud, Merrywalks to May Lane Bus Station 61 / ...
  2. Take the bus from May Lane Bus Station to Bristol, Bus Station 62

$10 - $12

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stroud to Bristol 32.9 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Stroud to Bristol 32.9 miles

$7 - $11

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

National Express operates a bus from Stroud to Bristol once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 45 min. Alternatively, Great Western Railway operates a train from Stroud to Bristol 4 times a week. Tickets cost $35 - $70 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Stroud (Glos) to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $70
Train from Stroud (Glos) to Swindon
Ave. Duration
29 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
Train from Swindon to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $45
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stroud, Merrywalks to May Lane Bus Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from May Lane Bus Station to Bristol, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Stroud to Bristol
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Stroud to Bristol
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Stroud to Bristol?

The distance between Stroud and Bristol is 43 km. The road distance is 53 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Stroud to Bristol?

The cheapest way to get from Stroud to Bristol is to rideshare which costs £4 and takes 55 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Stroud to Bristol?

The quickest way to get from Stroud to Bristol is to taxi which takes 39 min and costs £120 - £150.

Is there a direct train between Stroud and Bristol?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stroud (Glos) and arriving at Bristol Temple Meads. Services depart four times a week. The journey takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

Is there a direct bus between Stroud and Bristol?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stroud and arriving at Bristol. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

How long does it take to get from Stroud to Bristol?

The bus from Stroud to Bristol takes 45 min including transfers and departs once daily.