Paignton to Gloucester by train

  • First train
    06:34
  • Last train
    23:55
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 28m
  • Distance
    184 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    17
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 1m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Paignton to Gloucester by train

Fast trains from Paignton to Gloucester take around 2 hours and 28 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 184 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Paignton and Gloucester.

1. Are there direct trains from Paignton to Gloucester?

Journeys between Paignton and Gloucester usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 18 departures on the route from Paignton to Gloucester every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 21 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Paignton to Gloucester?

The Paignton to Gloucester train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 28 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Paignton to Gloucester train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Gloucester is usually scheduled to depart Paignton around 06:34 and the last train is around 23:55. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Paignton around 06:34, and the last at 23:30.

When to book Paignton 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 Paignton to Gloucester by train.

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Which train companies operate between Paignton and Gloucester?

More than one train company operates on the route from Paignton to Gloucester, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • South Western Railway

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.