There are 5 ways to get from Windsor Castle to Gloucester by train, bus or car

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

Train via Swindon  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Swindon
  2. Take the train from Swindon to Gloucester

$52 - $121

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Gloucester National Express

$34 - $49

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Slough to Didcot Parkway
  2. Take the train from Didcot Parkway to Gloucester

$51 - $102

Bus via Gloucester Green Bus Station  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal (River Street) to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 8 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Gloucester Green Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, St Giles (o/s Ashmolean) to Gloucester, Market Parade 853

$35 - $44

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Windsor Castle to Gloucester 93.1 miles

$20 - $29

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The cheapest way to get from Windsor Castle to Gloucester is to drive which costs £15 - £22 and takes 1 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Windsor Castle to Gloucester is to drive which takes 1 h 34 min and costs £15 - £22.

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The distance between Windsor Castle and Gloucester is 121 km. The road distance is 149 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 4 min to get from Windsor Castle to Gloucester, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Windsor Castle to Gloucester. However, there are services departing from Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal (River Street) and arriving at Gloucester, Market Parade via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 and Oxford City Centre, St Giles (o/s Ashmolean). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Windsor Castle to Gloucester. However, there are services departing from Windsor & Eton Central and arriving at Gloucester via Slough, Reading and Swindon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 4 min.

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What companies run services between Windsor Castle, Windsor and Maidenhead, England and Gloucester, England?

You can take a train from Windsor Castle to Gloucester via Windsor & Eton Central, Slough, Reading, and Swindon in around 3 h 4 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Windsor Castle to Gloucester every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Swindon
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $45
Train from Swindon to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from Slough to Didcot Parkway
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
Train from Didcot Parkway to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
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 Heathrow Airport London to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal (River Street) to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Courtney Buses
Phone
0118 973 3486
Email
info@courtneybuses.com
Website
courtneybuses.com
Bus from Windsor Town Centre, Windsor & Eton Riverside Station (Home Park Access Road) to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
courtneybuses.com
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Gloucester Green Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Swanbrook Coaches
Phone
1452 712386
Email
enquiries@swanbrook.co.uk
Website
swanbrook.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, St Giles (o/s Ashmolean) to Gloucester, Market Parade
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
swanbrook.co.uk

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