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Popular routes to The Cotswolds

Things to do in The Cotswolds

Where do GWR trains to the Cotswolds arrive and depart?

GWR trains run through many stations in the Cotswolds on two separate railway lines, from Oxford to Moreton-in-Marsh in the north of the region as well as Swindon to Ashchurch for Tewkesbury (via Stroud, Gloucester and Cheltenham Spa) in the south, with direct connections from London Paddington and Reading, or from Bristol and Bath Spa to the South.

What’s the best way to get around the Cotswolds?

The Cotswolds Discoverer One Day Pass is the perfect and hassle-free way to travel around and explore some of the most scenic parts of the Cotswolds by train and bus on just the one ticket.

Travel on GWR services between:
  • Oxford and Moreton-in-Marsh
  • Swindon and Cheltenham Spa/Ashchurch for Tewkesbury
  • Gloucester and Yate
  • Plus, Transport for Wales & Cross Country train services between Gloucester and Ashchurch for Tewkesbury only
Plus, travel on Johnson’s Excelbus or Stagecoach buses to connect between train stations and the wider Cotswolds.

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Buy your Cotswolds Discoverer One Day Pass from:
  • train stations
  • Johnson's Excelbus
  • Stagecoach
1-day pass costs:
  • £13 for adults
  • £6.50 for children
Rail travel not valid before 8:50 Mondays to Fridays.

Only with a valid 16-25, Senior, Two Together, HM Forces or Disabled Persons Railcard.

Train tickets to the Cotswolds

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