There are 4 ways to get from United Kingdom to Gloucester by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h 1m

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Gloucester

£49 - £90

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Bus via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station  •  4h 28m

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gloucester National Express

£8 - £13

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Gloucester, Transport Hub M14

£18 - £31

Drive  •  2h

  1. Drive from London to Gloucester 102.9 miles

£16 - £25

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from United Kingdom to Gloucester is to bus via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station which costs £8 - £13 and takes 4h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from United Kingdom to Gloucester is to drive which costs £16 - £25 and takes 2h.

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No, there is no direct bus from United Kingdom to Gloucester. However, there are services departing from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross and arriving at Gloucester via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 28m.

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No, there is no direct train from United Kingdom station to Gloucester. However, there are services departing from Charing Cross station and arriving at Gloucester via London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 1m.

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The distance between United Kingdom and Gloucester is 202 miles. The road distance is 102.9 miles.

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The best way to get from United Kingdom to Gloucester without a car is to train which takes 3h 1m and costs £45 - £90.

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It takes approximately 3h 1m to get from United Kingdom to Gloucester, including transfers.

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United Kingdom to Gloucester bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Victoria Coach Station.

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United Kingdom to Gloucester train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from London Paddington station.

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The best way to get from United Kingdom to Gloucester is to train which takes 3h 1m and costs £45 - £90. Alternatively, you can bus via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station, which costs £8 - £13 and takes 4h 28m.

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Map of how to get from United Kingdom to Gloucester.
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  • Distance: 201.8 miles
  • Duration: 3h 1m

What companies run services between United Kingdom and Gloucester, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from London to Gloucester every 3 hours. Tickets cost £45 - £85 and the journey takes 1h 49m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London to Gloucester hourly. Tickets cost £7 - £9 and the journey takes 3h 25m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£45 - £85
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£25 - £40
Advanced Single
£26 - £40
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £85
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £9
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National Express
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Gloucester, Transport Hub
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
£17 - £27
Website
Megabus UK

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United Kingdom to Gloucester bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Gloucester station.

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United Kingdom to Gloucester train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Gloucester station.

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Yes, the driving distance between United Kingdom to Gloucester is 103 miles. It takes approximately 2h to drive from United Kingdom to Gloucester.

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