There are 6 ways to get from Stroud to Long Preston by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Long Preston

$98 - $157

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheltenham to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street National Express
  2. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, The Headrow (Money Shop Pawnbroker) to Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 (Cross Street) X84

$30 - $36

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  10 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Gloucester, Bus Station to Hereford, Railway Station (Railway Station entrance) 33
  2. Take the train from Hereford to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) to Skipton, Bus Station Stand 2 (N/A) X43

$78 - $105

Drive  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Stroud to Long Preston 192.5 miles

$40 - $60

Train to London Heathrow, fly, train  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Long Preston

$154 - $343

Train, train to Southampton, fly  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) SOU - LBA
  4. Take the train from Leeds to Long Preston

$164 - $373

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stroud to Long Preston is to bus which costs £22 - £28 and takes 9 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stroud to Long Preston is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stroud to Long Preston. However, there are services departing from Stroud, Stratford Park and arriving at Long Preston, West End House (Long Meadow) via Cheltenham, Leeds City Centre, The Headrow (Money Shop Pawnbroker) and Skipton, Bus Station Stand 2 (N/A). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stroud to Long Preston. However, there are services departing from Stroud (Glos) and arriving at Long Preston via Cheltenham Spa and Leeds. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 7 min.

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The distance between Stroud and Long Preston is 158 miles. The road distance is 192.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Stroud to Long Preston without a car is to train which takes 6 h 7 min and costs £70 - £120.

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It takes approximately 6 h 7 min to get from Stroud to Long Preston, including transfers.

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Stroud to Long Preston bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Cheltenham station.

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Map of how to get from Stroud to Long Preston.
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  • Distance: 157.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 7 min

What companies run services between Stroud, England and Long Preston, England?

You can take a train from Stroud to Long Preston via Cheltenham Spa and Leeds in around 6 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stroud to Long Preston via Cheltenham, Promenade, Cheltenham, Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, Leeds City Centre, The Headrow (Money Shop Pawnbroker), Skipton, Bus Station Stand 4 (Cross Street), and Skipton, Bus Station Stand 2 (N/A) in around 9 h 15 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Leeds
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 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 Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Hereford to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
First Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Swindon to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Swindon to Reading
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $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 Cheltenham to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester, Bus Station to Hereford, Railway Station (Railway Station entrance)
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
The Burnley Bus Company
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) to Skipton, Bus Station Stand 2 (N/A)
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk

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