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from London to Cheltenham

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25 May
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26 May
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27 May
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28 May
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Travel Information to Cheltenham from London

distanceDistance87 miles (141 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£14 - £37
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £14 • 2 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £37 • 1 h 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Great Western Railway

Take a coach or train to travel 87 miles (141 km) to Cheltenham from London. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £14. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express or Great Western Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from London to Cheltenham.

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FAQs

What are my London to Cheltenham travel options?

There are 2 ways to get from London to Cheltenham: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from London to Cheltenham?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from London to Cheltenham. Tickets for a coach cost on average £14.

This is compared to other travel options to Cheltenham:

A coach is £22 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from London to Cheltenham costing on average £37.

What is the fastest way to get from London to Cheltenham?

The fastest way from London to Cheltenham is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 55 min.

Other travel options from London to Cheltenham can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Cheltenham by coach can take on average 2 h 30 min.

How far is Cheltenham from London?

The distance from London to Cheltenham is approximately 87 miles (141 km).

How many services a day are there from London to Cheltenham?

The average frequency per day from London to Cheltenham is:

  • 16 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Cheltenham from London as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in London and in Cheltenham?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from London to Cheltenham:

  • Most travellers catch their train from London Victoria and arrive in Cheltenham Spa.

Who can get me from London to Cheltenham?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from London to Cheltenham, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with National Express for coaches to Cheltenham. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for National Express London to Cheltenham tickets on Omio for £14.
  • Travel with Great Western Railway for trains to Cheltenham. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Great Western Railway London to Cheltenham tickets on Omio for £37.

Is there a direct service between London and Cheltenham?

Yes, there are direct routes from London to Cheltenham with the following travel companies:

  • You can find direct coaches per day to take to Cheltenham with National Express.
  • You can find 16 direct trains per day to take to Cheltenham with Great Western Railway.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Cheltenham tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this journey.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Cheltenham from London?

Many of our customers who book a trip from London to Cheltenham often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Birmingham, Bristol or Manchester. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your London and Cheltenham itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Cheltenham and any of these top destinations today!

When should I purchase a ticket between London and Cheltenham online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip to Cheltenham from London, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £14 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £37 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets between London and Cheltenham online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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