The cheapest trains from London to Gloucester

Showing times and prices for 22 Oct

Cheapest

£37

Average

£52

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from London to Gloucester will cost around £ 52 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 37.

Cheapest
20:28London Paddington1h47 22:15Gloucester
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£371One-way
Cheapest
19:48London Paddington1h54 21:42Gloucester
1 changes
£371One-way
Cheapest
11:28London Paddington1h45 13:13Gloucester
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£371One-way
20:48London Paddington2h20 23:08Gloucester
2 changes
£411One-way
18:30London Paddington1h45 20:15Gloucester
0 changes
£511One-way

Timetable London to Gloucester

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08:28London Paddington1h47 10:15Gloucester
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09:18London Paddington1h57 11:15Gloucester
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11:28London Paddington1h45 13:13Gloucester
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18:30London Paddington1h45 20:15Gloucester
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19:28London Paddington1h48 21:16Gloucester
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19:48London Paddington1h54 21:42Gloucester
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20:28London Paddington1h47 22:15Gloucester
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20:48London Paddington2h20 23:08Gloucester
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Fri
22 Oct
£37Great Western Railway
£19National Express
Sat
23 Oct
£35Great Western Railway
£19National Express
Sun
24 Oct
£37Great Western Railway
£19National Express
Mon
25 Oct
£35Great Western Railway
£19National Express
Tue
26 Oct
£32Great Western Railway
£15National Express
Wed
27 Oct
£32Great Western Railway
£15National Express
Thu
28 Oct
£35Great Western Railway
£15National Express
Fri
29 Oct
£32Great Western Railway
£19National Express
Sat
30 Oct
£32Great Western Railway
£19National Express
Sun
31 Oct
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£19National Express
Mon
1 Nov
£32Great Western Railway
£6National Express
Tue
2 Nov
£30Great Western Railway
£11National Express
Wed
3 Nov
£32Great Western Railway
£11National Express
Thu
4 Nov
£30Great Western Railway
£11National Express
Fri
5 Nov
£32Great Western Railway
£11National Express
Sat
6 Nov
£32Great Western Railway
£11National Express
Sun
7 Nov
£32Great Western Railway
£11National Express
Mon
8 Nov
£32Great Western Railway
£6National Express
Tue
9 Nov
£30Great Western Railway
£6National Express
Wed
10 Nov
£30Great Western Railway
£6National Express

The fastest trains from London to Gloucester

Showing times and prices for 22 Oct

Fastest Journey

1 h 45 m

Average

1 h 52 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

151 km

Of the 8 trains that leave London for Gloucester every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 151 km distance in an average of 1 h 52 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 45 m .

The slowest trains will take 2 h 20 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
18:30London Paddington1h45 20:15Gloucester
0 changes
£511One-way
Fastest
11:28London Paddington1h45 13:13Gloucester
0 changes
£371One-way
08:28London Paddington1h47 10:15Gloucester
0 changes
£1031One-way
20:28London Paddington1h47 22:15Gloucester
0 changes
£371One-way
19:28London Paddington1h48 21:16Gloucester
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£611One-way

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Train Information to Gloucester from London

distanceDistance94 miles (151 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 45 min
priceAverage train ticket price£35 (€40)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesGreat Western Railway

Trains from London to Gloucester cover the 94 miles (151 km) long route taking on average 1 h 45 min with our travel partners like Great Western Railway. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £35, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £32. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Gloucester.

Trains from London to Gloucester: Journey Details

The Great Western Railway provides direct trains from London to Gloucester. On weekdays, the first departure in the early morning is followed by direct connections every 2 hours, until a final train in mid-evening. Journey times are just under 2 hours. There are also indirect services, offering earlier morning departures, an increased daytime frequency and later evening options. These journeys involve using Great Western services and changing at Swindon or Bristol Parkway. The Sunday timetable features fewer direct trains and a later departure time for the first morning service. Weekday off-peak fares are available on departures from 10:30 a.m. onwards.

Taking the Train from London

Trains from London to Gloucester depart from Paddington station west of the city centre. Paddington is served by its own Underground station, offering routes around the city on 4 lines. Buses and some night bus services are available from nearby stops on Praed Street and Norfolk Place. The taxi rank is situated above platform 12 and can be accessed from the main station concourse.

Getting into Gloucester by Train

Conveniently situated on the edge of the Cotswolds, Gloucester is an attractive cathedral city that can trace its origins back to the Roman occupation. Highlights for visitors include a Norman cathedral that is considered to be one of the most impressive medieval buildings in the UK, and the Jet Age museum, celebrating the local aerospace industries. Trains from London to Gloucester arrive at the city's main station, located on the eastern side of the centre. Local buses stop nearby on Clarence Street and Eastgate Street while the bus station opposite the rail terminus provides connections around the region. Taxis are available from a rank by the station forecourt.

Travel Tips

Trains from London to Gloucester
Travel by train to Gloucester 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 London to Gloucester.
FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets to Gloucester from London cost?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Gloucester from London for as low as £32  for the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from London to Gloucester?
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the London to Gloucester train to cost on average £35  one way.
What is the distance by train from London to Gloucester?
The distance from London to Gloucester by train is approximately 94 miles (151 km).
How many hours does it take from London to Gloucester by train?
On average the train from London to Gloucester duration is 1 h 45 min  for the 94 miles (151 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
What station does the London to Gloucester train leave from? Which Gloucester train station do I come into from London?

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from London Victoria   to Gloucester.

Where is the London train station located? Where is the Gloucester train station located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, London Victoria, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of London. The most popular arrival train station in Gloucester, called Gloucester, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city centre.

Which train providers can get me from London to Gloucester?
For the trip from London to Gloucester you can take a train with Great Western Railway. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between London and Gloucester on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many trains per day are there from London to Gloucester?
On average, there are 10 trains a day from London to Gloucester. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When can I take the first train from London to Gloucester? When can I take the last train for the day?
The earliest train departing from London to Gloucester leaves at 07: 28. The last train departing from London to Gloucester leaves at 11: 30. You can find the latest London to Gloucester train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I book a train ticket between London and Gloucester to get the best deals?
If you book a train ticket to Gloucester from London within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £35 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Gloucester from London are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Gloucester
The major railway station for departures from London is London Victoria. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at London Victoria for your trip between London and Gloucester.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
Connections to/from station
Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
Overground lines: Watford DC
Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
44401
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 326, 139
Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar