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18 Oct
£11Great Western Railway
19 Oct
£6Great Western Railway
21 Oct
£6Great Western Railway
22 Oct
£6Great Western Railway
23 Oct
£7Great Western Railway
24 Oct
£11Cross Country

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Train Information from Gloucester to Bristol

distanceDistance32 miles (51 km)
durationAverage train duration49 min
priceAverage train ticket price£8 (€9)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersGreat Western Railway or Cross Country

Trains from Gloucester to Bristol cover the 32 miles (51 km) long trip taking on average 49 min with our travel partners like Great Western Railway or Cross Country. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £8, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £6. Travellers depart most frequently from Gloucester and arrive in Bristol Temple Meads.

Train companies

CrossCountry trains between Gloucester and Bristol

For as little as £6 you can travel by train between Gloucester and Bristol with CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.


CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Gloucester and Bristol you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

If you’re looking for a smooth and easy train between Gloucester and Bristol, check Omio for CrossCountry trains offering this route. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to take for this 32 miles (51 km) route between Gloucester and Bristol, Omio makes it easier than ever to find CrossCountry trains at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book train tickets online. Check the current CrossCountry train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route between Gloucester and Bristol as well as relevant ticket information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and book your CrossCountry train on Omio. If you search for trains from Gloucester to Bristol in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. With prices for CrossCountry trains between Gloucester and Bristol starting at £11, buy your official CrossCountry tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!

When you buy your CrossCountry train tickets between Gloucester and Bristol don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Gloucester to Bristol
Travel by train to Bristol easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Gloucester to Bristol.
What is the cost of cheap trains between Gloucester and Bristol?
You can find a cheap train from Gloucester to Bristol for some dates and times for as low as £6  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a train from Gloucester to Bristol?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket between Gloucester and Bristol is £8  one way.
What is the distance from Gloucester to Bristol by train?
You should expect to travel around 32 miles (51 km)  from Gloucester to Bristol by train.
How long is the train from Gloucester to Bristol?
On average the Gloucester to Bristol train time is 49 min  covering the 32 miles (51 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
Which train station in Gloucester goes to Bristol? Which train station do I come into Bristol from Gloucester?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Gloucester   and arrive in Bristol Temple Meads.

Where do I find the Gloucester train station to Bristol? Where is the Bristol train station?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Gloucester and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Bristol Temple Meads and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city centre in Bristol.

Which train companies should I travel with from Gloucester to Bristol?
For the route from Gloucester to Bristol you can take a train with Great Western Railway or Cross Country. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Bristol from Gloucester on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many train services are there to Bristol from Gloucester a day?
The average number of trains departing Gloucester for Bristol is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What are the first and last departure train times from Gloucester to Bristol?
The earliest train departing from Gloucester to Bristol leaves at 07: 42. The last train departing from Gloucester to Bristol leaves at 11: 41. You can find the latest Gloucester to Bristol train times on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket to Bristol from Gloucester to get the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Gloucester to Bristol is on average £8 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets to Bristol from Gloucester available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

The major railway station for departures from Gloucester is Gloucester. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Gloucester for your trip between Gloucester and Bristol.