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.
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2 h 15 m
2 h 49 m
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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.
|Distance||87 miles (141 km)|
|Average bus duration||2 h 15 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$12 (€10)|
|Bus companies||National 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.
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.
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!
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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.
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.
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.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Cheltenham, Gloucester Road / Princess Elizabeth Way.
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.
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