The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
This is the last bus of the day.
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11 h 35 m
13 h 48 m
Buses per day
Of the 4 buses that leave Edinburgh for Cheltenham every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||283 miles (456 km)|
|Average bus duration||11 h 35 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$39 (€38)|
|Bus frequency||1 a day|
|Bus companies||National Express, Megabus UK or FlixBus|
Buses from Edinburgh to Cheltenham cover the 283 miles (456 km) long trip taking on average 11 h 35 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus UK or FlixBus. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $39 (€38), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $39 (€38). Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Cheltenham, Racecourse (Greenbelt Festival).
You can travel by bus from Edinburgh to Cheltenham with National Express and FlixBus for as low as $39 (€38). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.
National Express is the leading bus company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 buses 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 traveler in mind. All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most buses 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 Edinburgh - Cheltenham bus: 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.
FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.
FlixBus from Edinburgh to Cheltenham bus information:
There are a few bus stations in Edinburgh to start your journey from including Edinburgh, Elder Street, Edinburgh, North Bridge and Edinburgh, Bus Station. In Cheltenham you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Cheltenham, Racecourse (Greenbelt Festival), Cheltenham, Clarence Street arrival (Stop 30) and Cheltenham, Gloucester Road / Princess Elizabeth Way.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Cheltenham, Racecourse (Greenbelt Festival).
Passengers board their bus most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and travel around 0.4 miles (660 m) from the city center to this bus station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Cheltenham, Racecourse (Greenbelt Festival) and need to travel approximately 2 miles (3.2 km) from the bus station to the city center in Cheltenham.
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