Cheltenham to London train

Cheap train tickets from Cheltenham to London

Showing times and prices for Dec 01

Cheapest

40

Average

45

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Cheltenham to London is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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08:59PMCheltenham Spa2h05 11:04PMLondon Paddington
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401One-way
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07:59PMCheltenham Spa2h08 10:07PMLondon Paddington
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401One-way
09:26AMCheltenham Spa2h18 11:44AMLondon Paddington
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431One-way
09:59AMCheltenham Spa2h00 11:59AMLondon Paddington
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431One-way
09:32AMCheltenham Spa2h12 11:44AMLondon Paddington
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471One-way

Train schedule from Cheltenham to London

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, December 1
08:59AMCheltenham Spa2h00 10:59AMLondon Paddington
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09:26AMCheltenham Spa2h18 11:44AMLondon Paddington
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09:32AMCheltenham Spa2h12 11:44AMLondon Paddington
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09:59AMCheltenham Spa2h00 11:59AMLondon Paddington
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10:15AMCheltenham Spa2h25 12:40PMLondon Paddington
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07:59PMCheltenham Spa2h08 10:07PMLondon Paddington
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08:59PMCheltenham Spa2h05 11:04PMLondon Paddington
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Fastest train times from Cheltenham to London

Showing times and prices for Dec 01

Fastest Journey

2 h

Average

2 h 9 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

142 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Cheltenham for London every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
08:59AMCheltenham Spa2h00 10:59AMLondon Paddington
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581One-way
Fastest
09:59AMCheltenham Spa2h00 11:59AMLondon Paddington
0 transfers
431One-way
08:59PMCheltenham Spa2h05 11:04PMLondon Paddington
0 transfers
401One-way
07:59PMCheltenham Spa2h08 10:07PMLondon Paddington
0 transfers
401One-way
09:32AMCheltenham Spa2h12 11:44AMLondon Paddington
1 transfer
471One-way

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Overview: Train from Cheltenham to London

distanceDistance87 miles (141 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h
priceAverage train ticket price$61 (€55)
frequencyTrain frequency14 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 14 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSouth Western Railway, Great Western Railway, CrossCountry or First Great Western Service

Trains from Cheltenham to London cover the 87 miles (141 km) long trip taking on average 2 h with our travel partners like South Western Railway, Great Western Railway, CrossCountry or First Great Western Service. Normally, there are 14 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $48 (€44), but the average price of train tickets is $61 (€55). Travelers depart most frequently from Cheltenham Spa and arrive in London Victoria.

Train companies: Great Western Rail, South Western Railway and CrossCountry from Cheltenham to London trains

Find the best trains between Cheltenham and London with Omio's travel partners Great Western Rail, South Western Railway and CrossCountry from $48 (€44). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

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South Western Railway

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Cheltenham and London you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

CrossCountry tickets between Cheltenham and London are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect route with CrossCountry from Cheltenham to London all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current CrossCountry train schedules and train tickets available on Omio for the 87 miles (141 km) route. You can also see relevant travel information for the CrossCountry train, such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Cheltenham to London routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best CrossCountry Cheltenham to London train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to London with CrossCountry!

Train information from Cheltenham to London with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 59 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 1 a day

Enjoy a smooth and easy trip to London from Cheltenham with Great Western Rail! As an official travel partner of Great Western Rail, Omio can help you search current train schedules and timetables from Great Western Rail, compare the best routes to London from Cheltenham as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable Great Western Rail Cheltenham to London train ticket available today. If you search for Great Western Rail tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a line at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train between Cheltenham and London on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 87 miles (141 km) route to London from Cheltenham with ease and comfort on a train with Great Western Rail.

Great Western Rail from Cheltenham to London train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 1 min
  • Great Western Rail frequency: 14 a day

Looking for trains from Cheltenham to London? South Western Railway is one of the best companies to travel with on the 87 miles (141 km) route from Cheltenham to London. As an official travel partner of South Western Railway, Omio quickly shows you the latest South Western Railway train schedules and timetables, tickets and offers (such as baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Cheltenham to London routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable South Western Railway train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains to London from Cheltenham, you can quickly see if the South Western Railway ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Cheltenham - London train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with South Western Railway!

    Trains from Cheltenham to London: Journey Details

    There are two sensible ways to travel between Cheltenham and London by train. The first is a direct stopping service operated by First Great Western, the second is a fast service with one change at Swindon aboard London Midland. Each route operates hourly and the journey time is approximately 2 hours and 15 minutes for both (depending on connections). On weekday mornings, the first train departs Cheltenham Spa just before 06.00 a.m. arriving in London Paddington after just 08.00. Last trains are more complicated and will often involve waiting for connecting trains. One should anticipate departing Cheltenham before 09.00 p.m. if hoping to reach London on the same day. Weekend services are fewer but use the same routes and franchises. Advance tickets are available on trains from Cheltenham to London at a favourable price.

    Taking the Train from Cheltenham

    Cheltenham Spa station is just outside the town centre with good local transport links. It is within a short bus or cab ride from the main attractions of town including the racecourse, ladies college and the famous literary festival.

    Getting into London by Train

    When arriving at Paddington, day trippers or business travelers can quickly and easily transfer onto the District, Circle or Hammersmith & City lines of the London underground to reach any final destination in London. As a guide, it will take a further 25 minutes from the station to reach Theatre Land, and an hour for the Olympic Park in Stratford. There are also frequent buses serving Oxford Street, other London rail termini and the West End of London with its theatres, restaurants and shopping opportunities. These services operate throughout the night, albeit with reduced frequency. A black cab rank is also situated above Paddington's platform 12 with lift and escalator access.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Cheltenham to London

    Travel Tips: Travel by train to London 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 Cheltenham to London.
    FAQs
    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Cheltenham to London to cost as little as $48 (€44)  in the next 7 days.
    The Cheltenham to London train ticket price is on average $61 (€55)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.
    You should expect to travel around 87 miles (141 km)  from Cheltenham to London by train.
    On average the Cheltenham to London train time is 2 h  covering the 87 miles (141 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

    When taking a train from Cheltenham, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Cheltenham Spa and Cheltenham, Cheltenham Racecourse (Park&Ride). When you arrive in London, your train can arrive in train stations including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.

    Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Cheltenham Spa   to London Victoria.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Cheltenham Spa, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at London Victoria, located 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from the city center.

    For the journey from Cheltenham to London you can take a train with South Western Railway, Great Western Railway, CrossCountry or First Great Western Service. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Cheltenham and London on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    On average, there are 14 trains a day from Cheltenham to London. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The earliest train departing from Cheltenham to London leaves at 4: 56 AM. The last train departing from Cheltenham to London leaves at 9: 01 PM. You can find the latest Cheltenham to London train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
    If you book a train ticket from Cheltenham to London within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $61 (€55) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Cheltenham and London are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

    Important Stations and Airports in Cheltenham and London

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    Cheltenham Spa is the most popular Cheltenham railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Cheltenham for your trip to London.

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