Bristol to Cheltenham bus

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Cheap coach tickets from Bristol to Cheltenham

Showing times and prices for 21 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Bristol to Cheltenham is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Megabus
08:350h50
Bristol, City Centre
09:25Cheltenham, Arle Court
£111One-way
0 changes
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Megabus
13:150h50
Bristol, City Centre
14:05Cheltenham, Arle Court
£111One-way
0 changes
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Megabus
20:300h50
Bristol, City Centre
21:20Cheltenham, Arle Court
£111One-way
0 changes
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Megabus
15:050h50
Bristol, City Centre
15:55Cheltenham, Arle Court
£111One-way
0 changes
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Megabus
17:550h50
Bristol, City Centre
18:45Cheltenham, Arle Court
£111One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableBristol to Cheltenham

Showing buses for tomorrow, Friday, 21 June
Megabus
06:032h12
Bristol, Airport
08:15Cheltenham, Arle Court
1 change
Megabus
07:032h22
Bristol, Airport
09:25Cheltenham, Arle Court
1 change
Megabus
07:250h50
Bristol, City Centre
08:15Cheltenham, Arle Court
0 changes
Megabus
08:350h50
Bristol, City Centre
09:25Cheltenham, Arle Court
0 changes
Megabus
12:231h42
Bristol, Airport
14:05Cheltenham, Arle Court
1 change
Megabus
13:150h50
Bristol, City Centre
14:05Cheltenham, Arle Court
0 changes
Megabus
15:050h50
Bristol, City Centre
15:55Cheltenham, Arle Court
0 changes
Megabus
16:392h06
Bristol, Airport
18:45Cheltenham, Arle Court
1 change
Megabus
17:550h50
Bristol, City Centre
18:45Cheltenham, Arle Court
0 changes
Megabus
19:411h39
Bristol, Airport
21:20Cheltenham, Arle Court
1 change
Megabus
20:300h50
Bristol, City Centre
21:20Cheltenham, Arle Court
0 changes
Megabus
20:542h01
Bristol, Airport
22:55Cheltenham, Arle Court
1 change
Megabus
22:050h50
Bristol, City Centre
22:55Cheltenham, Arle Court
0 changes

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Bus times from Bristol to Cheltenham

Showing times and prices for 21 Jun

Fastest Journey

50 m

Average

1 h 22 m

Buses per day

13

Distance

61 km

Of the 13 buses that leave Bristol for Cheltenham every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Megabus
08:350h50
Bristol, City Centre
09:25Cheltenham, Arle Court
£111One-way
0 changes
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Megabus
22:050h50
Bristol, City Centre
22:55Cheltenham, Arle Court
£131One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Megabus
13:150h50
Bristol, City Centre
14:05Cheltenham, Arle Court
£111One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Megabus
20:300h50
Bristol, City Centre
21:20Cheltenham, Arle Court
£111One-way
0 changes
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Megabus
15:050h50
Bristol, City Centre
15:55Cheltenham, Arle Court
£111One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from Bristol to Cheltenham

distanceDistance37 miles
durationAverage coach duration50 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£10 (€11)
frequencyCoach frequency7 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 7 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesNational Express or Megabus

Coaches from Bristol to Cheltenham cover the 37 miles long trip taking on average 50 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. Normally, there are 7 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £10, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £7. Travellers depart most frequently from Bristol, Airport Bus Station and arrive in Cheltenham, Gloucester Road (Arle Court).

Coach companies: National Express and Megabus Bristol to Cheltenham

For as little as £7 you can travel by coach between Bristol and Cheltenham with National Express and Megabus. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Bristol - Cheltenham coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

Bristol to Cheltenham coach information with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 1 h
  • Cheapest Price: £22
  • National Express frequency: 2 a day

Coaches from Bristol to Cheltenham

A coach service runs regularly in the south-west from Bristol in Somerset to Cheltenham in Gloucestershire, with about four services running throughout the day. Journeys are direct to Cheltenham city centre and require one change to reach Cheltenham Arle Court park and ride. Journey times are quick with an average length of one hour for the 42-mile journey.

Which coach companies travel from Bristol to Cheltenham?

National Express operates a regular coach service between Bristol and Cheltenham and is the fastest coach service between these two cities. Services are direct.

How long is the coach from Bristol to Cheltenham?

The journey from Bristol, Marlborough Street to Cheltenham Royal Wells bus station is direct and takes just over an hour on average, with the shortest journey taking 55 minutes and the longest taking around one hour 25 minutes. In order to reach Cheltenham Arle Court, passengers should change at Cheltenham Royal Wells bus station.

How many coaches are there from Bristol to Cheltenham?

There are four coach services running between Bristol and Cheltenham daily, including at the weekend. The first service operates from Bristol at around 11:00 a.m. and arrives in Cheltenham at midday and the last bus of the day leaves Bristol late in the evening and arrives at Cheltenham at around 9:00 p.m. The times for this service are the same every day, including at weekends.

What are the departure and arrival stations for coaches from Bristol to Cheltenham?

Departure bus station: Services depart Bristol from Marlborough Street, which is a 10-minute walk and a short distance from the centre of the city. It can be found near the Broadmead shopping area, which has plenty of restaurants and cafes. Although the bus station is small, services include toilets, newsagents, a coffee shop and plenty of seating. The bus station is a 20-minute walk away from Bristol Temple Meads, the major train station in the city.

Arrival bus station: Services arrive in Cheltenham at the Royal Wells bus station, near the Montpellier district of the city. This is a small stop with a covered area with a few seats but with very few services. The station is in the city centre, approximately a five-minute walk to nearby restaurants and shopping areas and a 25-minute walk to the main train station, Cheltenham Spa.

FAQs: Bristol to Cheltenham coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Bristol to Cheltenham with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Bristol to Cheltenham.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from Bristol to Cheltenham can start from as little as £7 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Bristol to Cheltenham is £10; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The coach time to Cheltenham from Bristol is on average 50 min   for the 37 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go between Bristol and Cheltenham by coach can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Bristol to Cheltenham leaves at 06: 25. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Bristol to Cheltenham leaves at 22: 05.
Yes, there are 7 direct coaches a day from Bristol to Cheltenham with National Express or Megabus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct coaches.
For the journey from Bristol to Cheltenham you can take a coach with National Express or Megabus. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services from Bristol to Cheltenham on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

When departing from Bristol, you have various coach station options to start your journey from including Bristol, Airport Bus Station, Bristol, Station Approach (Temple Meads - Stop T1) and Bristol, Airport. When arriving in Cheltenham, you can end your journey in coach stations like Cheltenham, Gloucester Road (Arle Court), Cheltenham, Spa Railway Station (Entrance) and Cheltenham, Royal Well Bus Station.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Bristol, Airport Bus Station, which is located around 8.9 miles (14.4 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Cheltenham, Gloucester Road (Arle Court), located 2.9 miles (4.7 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Cheltenham from Bristol is worth doing with a journey time of 50 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a coach from Bristol to Cheltenham is August.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Bristol and Cheltenham including taking a train or coach.

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