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Manchester to Gloucester by train
Fastest journey2hr 34m
Trains per day40
Avg. journey time2hr 56m
Travelling from Manchester to Gloucester by train
Fast trains from Manchester to Gloucester take around 2 hours and 34 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 179 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Manchester and Gloucester.
1. Are there direct trains from Manchester to Gloucester?
Journeys between Manchester and Gloucester usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 40 departures on the route from Manchester to Gloucester every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.
2. How long is the train journey from Manchester to Gloucester?
The Manchester to Gloucester train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 34 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Manchester to Gloucester train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Gloucester is usually scheduled to depart Manchester around 05:11 and the last train is around 23:38. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Manchester around 05:11, and the last at 22:35.
What's the Manchester to Gloucester train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Manchester to Gloucester are $31.25.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $36 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $75. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Manchester to Gloucester train tickets?
Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Manchester to Gloucester by train.
Which train companies operate between Manchester and Gloucester?
More than one train company operates on the route from Manchester to Gloucester, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Arriva Trains Wales
- First Great Western
- Great Western Railway
- London Midland
- Transport For Wales
- Virgin Trains
- West Midlands Trains
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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