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Bristol to Gloucester bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$13.24
Shortest Duration1h 37m
Trips per day12
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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does a bus ticket from Bristol to Gloucester cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Bristol to Gloucester were $19.37.

The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Bristol to Gloucester is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches.

How long is the bus ride from Bristol to Gloucester?

The distance between Bristol and Gloucester is approximately 32.05 miles, or 51.57 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 2 hours and 48 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour and 37 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Bristol to Gloucester?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Bristol to Gloucester by bus is usually on Wednesday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Wednesday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

What bus companies travel from Bristol to Gloucester?

On average there are 12 scheduled bus trips per day. National Express has the most regularly scheduled departures from Bristol to Gloucester, with an average of 12 trips per day and 12 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Bristol to Gloucester. Of the 12 trips there all of the schedules require a connection as there are no direct trips. A connection will generally require disembarking from the bus and boarding another bus to complete your trip.

Need more travel options? Train tickets from Bristol to Gloucester start at $17.77.

1 carriers offer Bristol to Gloucester bus trips

National Express

Book National Express from Bristol to Gloucester from $13.24. There are 12 trips per day offered by National Express from Bristol to Gloucester and you can expect on average to pay $19.36 for a National Express ticket to Gloucester. In Bristol, National Express departs to Gloucester from Bristol Airport and one other station. In Gloucester, National Express arrives at Cheltenham Rd and one other station.

An average trip on National Express from Bristol to Gloucester takes 2 hours and 48 minutes, while the fastest available National Express trip will get you to Gloucester in 1 hours and 37 minutes,

Avg. Time
2h 48m
Avg. Price

Plan your next adventure

There are 2 stations you could depart from, depending on the bus line you travel with. Most bus trips to Gloucester will depart from these stations in Bristol:
  • Bristol Airport
  • Coach Station
Buses arrive in Gloucester at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Gloucester for trips arriving from Bristol:
  • Cheltenham Rd
  • Bus Station

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