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Trains to Stroud bring visitors right to the heart of this Gloucestershire market town. Within about five minutes' walk of the station you can be browsing the wealth of independent shops, galleries and markets and enjoying the town's renowned foodie culture. The Cotswolds Way footpath runs through Stroud, and an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty surrounds the town, offering in a range of outdoor activities from picnicking to paragliding. In the 19th century Stroud was an important centre for the woollen cloth industry - the wider district contained over 150 mills, powered by rivers and streams flowing through the nearby Five Valleys. The station itself dates back to 1845, and was designed by the great railway engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel. As you travel along the Golden Valley Line, as the line between Swindon and Cheltenham is now known, look out for a series of striking viaducts, also designed by Brunel.

Station details & facilities

There are entrances, car parks and cycle storage on both sides of Stroud station. The ticket office, main entrance and taxi rank are on the town side, off Russell Street, with direct access onto platform 1 for trains towards Swindon and London. Trains towards Gloucester and Cheltenham depart from platform 2. Access between the platforms is via stairs and a footbridge - there is currently no step-free access. Toilets, a cafe and a ticket machine can be found on platform 1.

Departures and arrivals from Stroud (Gloucs)

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Stroud (Gloucs) station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to London PaddingtonGreat Western Railway06:271On time
to Worcester Shrub HillGreat Western Railway07:012On time
to London PaddingtonGreat Western Railway07:251On time
to Cheltenham SpaGreat Western Railway07:582On time
to Worcester Foregate StreetGreat Western Railway08:222On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Cheltenham SpaGreat Western Railway06:271On time
from Swindon (Wilts)Great Western Railway07:002On time
from Cheltenham SpaGreat Western Railway07:231On time
from London PaddingtonGreat Western Railway07:572On time
from SalisburyGreat Western Railway08:222On time
† Average savings on advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.

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