The cheapest buses from London to Cheltenham

Showing times and prices for Sep 23

Cheapest

$12

Average

$17

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.

The average ticket from London to Cheltenham will cost around $ 17 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 12.

Cheapest
10:30PMLondon2h15 12:45AMCheltenham
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$121One-way
2nd Cheapest
04:30PMLondon3h15 07:45PMCheltenham
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$141One-way
2nd Cheapest
02:00PMLondon2h50 04:50PMCheltenham
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$141One-way
2nd Cheapest
03:30PMLondon2h45 06:15PMCheltenham
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$141One-way
11:30AMLondon3h00 02:30PMCheltenham
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$151One-way

Timetable London to Cheltenham

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09:00AMLondon2h50 11:50AMCheltenham
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11:30AMLondon3h00 02:30PMCheltenham
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02:00PMLondon2h50 04:50PMCheltenham
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03:30PMLondon2h45 06:15PMCheltenham
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04:30PMLondon3h15 07:45PMCheltenham
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05:30PMLondon2h45 08:15PMCheltenham
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06:30PMLondon3h00 09:30PMCheltenham
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09:00PMLondon2h45 11:45PMCheltenham
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10:30PMLondon2h15 12:45AMCheltenham
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Thu
Sep 23
$51Great Western Railway
$12National Express
Fri
Sep 24
$48Great Western Railway
$12National Express
Sat
Sep 25
$48Great Western Railway
$14National Express
Sun
Sep 26
$53South Western Railway
$9National Express
Mon
Sep 27
$45Great Western Railway
$9National Express
Wed
Sep 29
$45Great Western Railway
$9National Express
Fri
Oct 1
$45Great Western Railway
$9National Express
Mon
Oct 4
$45Great Western Railway
$9National Express
Tue
Oct 5
$45Great Western Railway
$9National Express
Wed
Oct 6
$45Great Western Railway
$9National Express
Thu
Oct 7
$45Great Western Railway
$9National Express
Fri
Oct 8
$45Great Western Railway
$9National Express
Sat
Oct 9
$45Great Western Railway
$9National Express
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Oct 10
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$12National Express
Mon
Oct 11
$45Great Western Railway
$9National Express
Tue
Oct 12
$45Great Western Railway
$9National Express

The fastest buses from London to Cheltenham

Showing times and prices for Sep 23

Fastest Journey

2 h 15 m

Average

2 h 49 m

Buses per day

9

Distance

142 km

Of the 9 buses that leave London for Cheltenham every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 142 km distance in an average of 2 h 49 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 2 h 15 m .

The slowest buses will take 3 h 15 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
10:30PMLondon2h15 12:45AMCheltenham
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$121One-way
2nd Fastest
05:30PMLondon2h45 08:15PMCheltenham
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$201One-way
2nd Fastest
09:00PMLondon2h45 11:45PMCheltenham
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$201One-way
2nd Fastest
03:30PMLondon2h45 06:15PMCheltenham
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$141One-way
09:00AMLondon2h50 11:50AMCheltenham
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$171One-way

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Bus Information from London to Cheltenham

distanceDistance87 miles (141 km)
durationAverage bus duration2 h 15 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$12 (€10)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesNational Express

Buses from London to Cheltenham cover the 87 miles (141 km) long route taking on average 2 h 15 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $9 (€7), but the average price of bus tickets is $12 (€10). Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Cheltenham, Gloucester Road / Princess Elizabeth Way.

Bus companies

National Express London – Cheltenham

National Express buses will get you between London and Cheltenham from $9 (€7). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

National Express

Enjoy a comfortable bus ride from London to Cheltenham with National Express, the UK’s leading long-distance bus company. National Express connects hundreds of cities and towns throughout the country and even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi access and onboard entertainment. Most buses are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so charging your phone or laptop won’t be a problem.

Omio shows you the National Express bus schedule for the London to Cheltenham trip, so you can select the best times for your upcoming trip. You can take a bus with National Express for the 87 miles (141 km) journey between London and Cheltenham with prices starting as low as $9 (€7). Select from three different ticket options: 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. Once you’ve picked your preferred ticket, book a cheap bus from London to Cheltenham on Omio today!

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

Buses from London to Cheltenham: Journey Details

National Express operates fourteen buses from London to Cheltenham, seven days a week. Buses depart from Victoria Coach Station in central London at around 7:30 a.m., until just before midnight and have a journey time of approximately 2.5 hours.

Taking the Bus from London

Buses from London to Cheltenham depart from London Victoria Coach Station, conveniently located close to Victoria railroad Station. Together they provide good transport connections across the city, South London and to the Sussex coast. Victoria Coach Station is a hub for local buses and is on the District, Circle and Victoria underground lines. There are frequent night bus services in the capital and a cab rank is located outside both stations.

Getting into Cheltenham by Bus

Cheltenham is a historic spa town that became popular in the 17th century, when Royalty began visiting to take the healing mineral waters, with the Pittville Pump Room recapturing some of the atmosphere of earlier times. The city streets are lined with handsome Regency architecture and house some fine shops and restaurants. Other attractions in the city include the Holst Birthplace Museum and The Art Gallery and Museum, which houses a collection from the Cotswold Arts and Crafts Movement. Cheltenham is also famous for its racecourse and annual Gold Cup race day in March. Buses from London to Cheltenham arrive at Cheltenham Royal Wells Station, which is within walking distance of the town centre. Cheltenham's bus service is operated by Stagecoach and has routes that cover the town, surrounding villages and countryside. Shuttle bus services run from the town to Cheltenham Racecourse on race days. cabs are available at the station.

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Buses from London to Cheltenham
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FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest bus from London to Cheltenham?
Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from London to Cheltenham to cost as little as $9 (€7)  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a bus from London to Cheltenham?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $12 (€10)  for a bus ticket between London and Cheltenham.
How far is Cheltenham from London by bus?
You should expect to travel around 87 miles (141 km)  between London and Cheltenham by bus.
How long is the bus between London and Cheltenham?
The bus time from London to Cheltenham is on average 2 h 15 min  for the 87 miles (141 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Cheltenham from London by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure bus station in London and arrival bus station in Cheltenham?

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from London Victoria   and arrive in Cheltenham, Gloucester Road / Princess Elizabeth Way.

Where do I find the London bus station to Cheltenham? Where is the Cheltenham bus station?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their buses from London Victoria and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to get to this bus station.

Passengers arriving in Cheltenham most often arrive at Cheltenham, Gloucester Road / Princess Elizabeth Way and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from this bus station to the city center.

Which bus providers can take me from London to Cheltenham?
For the best London to Cheltenham bus to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express. However, it's always good to check all possible bus companies with services to Cheltenham from London to compare what amenities they may offer.
Can I purchase a direct bus from London to Cheltenham?
Yes, there are direct buses from London to Cheltenham, and you can find a direct bus for this route with National Express  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you purchase your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
What are the first and last departure bus times from London to Cheltenham?
You can take the earliest bus from London to Cheltenham at 5: 30 AM   or take the last bus from London to Cheltenham leaving at 10: 00 PM. Look for the latest London to Cheltenham bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this route.
When should I book the London to Cheltenham bus for the best deals on tickets?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for buses in advance to score the best deals from all possible bus companies offering this trip and save money. If you buy bus tickets between London and Cheltenham within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $12 (€10) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your bus ticket from London to Cheltenham a few months in advance.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Cheltenham
London
Amenities
London Liverpool Street Stn
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WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City