Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) train

Thu, 30 May
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Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM)

Showing times and prices for 30 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Avanti West Coast
08:525h22
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
14:14Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
£811One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
11:085h42
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
16:50Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
£2221One-way
0 changes

Train timetableEdinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 30 May
Cross Country
11:085h42
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
16:50Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:525h22
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
14:14Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
0 changes

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Train times from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM)

Showing times and prices for 30 May

Fastest Journey

5 h 22 m

Average

5 h 32 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

456 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) for Cheltenham Spa (CNM) every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
08:525h22
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
14:14Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
£811One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
11:085h42
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
16:50Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
£2221One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM)

distanceDistance283 miles
durationAverage train duration5 h 22 min
priceAverage train ticket price£168 (€189)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 9 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry or Virgin Trains

Trains from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) cover the 283 miles long journey taking on average 5 h 22 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £74, but the average price of train tickets is £168. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Cheltenham Spa.

Train companies: CrossCountry and Virgin Trains trains Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM)

For as little as £352 you can travel by train to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) with CrossCountry and Virgin Trains. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM). They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

CrossCountry from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) train information:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 42 min
  • Cheapest Price: £609
  • CrossCountry frequency: 9 a day

FAQs: Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) can start from as little as £74 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) is £168; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) train travel time is 5 h 22 min   for the 283 mile long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) leaves at 06: 06. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) leaves at 16: 52.
There are 16 trains a day from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) which require at least one change with CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the journey from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) you can take a train with CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley, which is located around 0.4 miles (727 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Cheltenham Spa, located 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) by train is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) including taking a train, coach or flight.

Trains departing from Edinburgh Waverley

Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
0.4 miles (727 m)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Waterloo Place, pick up across from Apex Hotel and drop off outside the Apex Hotel.
Metro: No metro available.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Edinburgh Airport
7 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
There is a direct tram from St Andrew Square that goes between the airport and the train station for 35 minutes. You can also opt to ride the Airlink 100 bus for 28 minutes.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free public Wi-Fi available.
ATM
ATM
There are a few ATM machines around the station.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Nearest Taxi Ranks are on Market St and Waverley Bridge outside the station. | Accessible taxis: Taxi ranks are located on Waverley Bridge and also Market Street. Market Street can be accessed step free via available lifts.
Lockers
Lockers
You can leave luggage at Excessive Baggage Company on Platform 2.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Wide range of shops Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Bagel Factory | Burger King | Caffè Nero | Costa Coffee | JD Wetherspoon | The Pasty Shop | The Beer House | M&S | Pret a Manger
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Europcar | Enterprise
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information booths are located on the concourse.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Entrances are step free. Station is equipped with an elevator. Staffed with guide communicators for the deaf. Tactile warning strips are on the platform edges for the blind.

Trains arriving to Cheltenham Spa

Distance from Cheltenham Spa to city center
Distance from Cheltenham Spa to city center
1.3 miles (2.1 km)
Amenities at station
ATM
ATM
Taxi
Taxi
Dining
Dining
Accessibility
Accessibility

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