Gloucester tourist and travel information

Gloucester tourist and travel information

Gloucester Travel Information

Travel Information Gloucester is situated on two major roads, the M5 and the A40 and close to the M4 and M50.


bus and coach travel

Coaches Gloucester - Travel by coach - If you'd like to speak to someone about your journey you can ring Traveline on 0871 200 22 33.

M5 Motorway

Roads Gloucester - Travel by road - Gloucester is about 4 miles west of Junction 11 of the M5 Motorway. The M5 Motorway links Exeter to Birmingham and the Midlands. Gloucester is about 105 miles from Exeter and 55 miles from Birmingham.

M5 Motorway

M 50 Motorway

Roads Gloucester - Travel by road - Gloucester is about 12 miles south of Junction 2 of the M 50 Motorway. The M 50 Motorway links the M5, Juction 8 (Tewkesbury) to Ross-on-Wye. Gloucester is about 10 miles from Tewkesbury and 15 miles from Ross-on-Wye.

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Travel by train

Rail Gloucester Gloucester - Travel by train - Gloucester Station, Bruton Way, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1 1DE. Customer service 08457 000 125. CCTV. Ticket office. Waiting room. Refreshment facilities. Pay phone. Shops. Toilets. Wheelchair accessible toilets. Only parts of station step free access. Wheelchairs available.

First Great Western. Main Stations: Great Western Main Line (London- Bristol- Exeter- Plymouth- Penzance). South Wales Main Line (Bristol- West Wales). Wessex Main Line (Bristol- Southampton). Tel: 08457 000 125.


Airport Gloucestershire Airport Limited, Staverton, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire GL51 6SR. Tel: +44 (0)1452 857700. Annual Passenger Capacity 2,600, 125 short term parking spaces, Taxi Service/Rank. Disabled Access/Facilities. Several flying schools are based at the airport. Holiday flights to the Channel Islands can also be taken from here. Also scheduled site seeing trips. Gloucestershire airport is about 3 miles from Gloucester.


Miles from town Gloucester is 6 miles west of Cheltenham, 6 miles north of Stroud and 9 miles east of the Forest of Dean.

Gloucester Tourist Information


Stores Gloucester - Shopping - Marks & Spencer, 13 Northgate Street, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1 2AN. Tel: 01452 528496. British Home Stores Gloucester - 27-39 Eastgate Street, Gloucestershire, GL1 1YU. Tel: 0845 8410188. Woolworths - 12-18 Eastgate Street, Gloucester, GL1 1PH, Tel: 01452 522285.



Sport Gloucester - Sport - Ten Pin Bowling. Gloucester Tenpin, Centre Severn, Barnwood, Gloucester, GL4 3HR. Tel: 0871 550 1010.



Entertainment Gloucester - Entertainment - Cineworld Cinema, The Peel Centre, St Ann Way, Bristol Road, Gloucester GL1 5SF. Tel: 0871 200 2000.




Gloucester hotels - including Lydney


Guest House bed and breakfast in Gloucester

Self Catering accommodation in Gloucester - including Coleford

Gloucestershire Map and Attractions

Gloucester is 114 miles from London. It is 40 miles from Malmesbury to Tewkesbury and 60 miles from Chepstow to Stow on the Wold.

RoadsGloucester is about 4 miles west of Junction 11 of the M5 Motorway.

Gloucestershire map

Attractions Attractions (see details below)

Rail Stations Rail Stations (Not all stations shown). Gloucester has a station.

Local Attractions
Attraction 1 - Westonbirt Arboretum, Tetbury, Gloucestershire GL8 8QS. Tel: 01666 880 220
Attraction 2 - Cheltenham Racecourse, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. GL50 4SH. 01242 513 014.
Attraction 3 - Dyrham Park, Dyrham, nr Chippenham, Gloucestershire SN14 8ER. Tel: 0117 937 2501
Attraction 4 - The Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust, Slimbridge, Gloucestershire, GL2 7BT. Tel: 01453 890333.
Attraction 5 - Gloucestershire/Warwickshire Steam Railway plc, The Railway Station, Toddington. GL54 5DT. Tel: 01242 621405.

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GloucesterFor hotels accommodation in other areas nearby see Tewkesbury hotels & Stroud hotels.

bed and breakfast in Gloucester.

For bed and breakfast accommodation in other areas near to Gloucester, Cotswolds see bed and breakfast in Witney & bed and breakfast in Burford.

For self catering accommodation nearby see accommodation in Winchcombe accommodation in Chipping Norton.

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Gloucester - Local Information. City Council Gloucester 01452 522232 - Gloucester Lending Library 01452 426973 - Rowlands Pharmacy Gloucester 01452 305518 - Gloucester Cathedtral 01452 528095 - Bristol & West Bank Gloucester 01452 525404 - Kingsholm Sub Post Office Gloucester 01452 526121 - Gloucester Leisure Centre 01452 396666 - Please use links below for attractions in this area

Telephoning Gloucester from abroad - To dial a number in Gloucester from outside the UK: dial the International Access Code of the country you are calling from - follow that by the Country Code for the country you are calling to (44 for the UK) - dial the local area code omitting the initial ‘0’ e.g. for London 020 becomes 20 - dial the phone number of the person you want to call in Gloucester

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