London to Cheltenham train

Cheap train tickets from London to Cheltenham

Showing times and prices for Jun 27

Cheapest

35

Average

46

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.

Great Western Railway
06:28PMLondon2h04 08:32PMCheltenham
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351One-way
Great Western Railway
01:28PMLondon2h04 03:32PMCheltenham
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371One-way
Great Western Railway
06:48PMLondon2h12 09:00PMCheltenham
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431One-way
Great Western Railway
08:28PMLondon2h03 10:31PMCheltenham
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441One-way
Great Western Railway
09:28AMLondon1h59 11:27AMCheltenham
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441One-way

Train schedule from London to Cheltenham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, June 27
Great Western Railway
09:28AMLondon1h59 11:27AMCheltenham
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Great Western Railway
11:28AMLondon2h00 01:28PMCheltenham
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Great Western Railway
01:28PMLondon2h04 03:32PMCheltenham
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Great Western Railway
01:48PMLondon1h50 03:38PMCheltenham
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Great Western Railway
02:28PMLondon2h03 04:31PMCheltenham
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Great Western Railway
03:30PMLondon2h00 05:30PMCheltenham
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Great Western Railway
06:28PMLondon2h04 08:32PMCheltenham
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Great Western Railway
06:48PMLondon2h12 09:00PMCheltenham
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Great Western Railway
08:28PMLondon2h03 10:31PMCheltenham
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Great Western Railway
09:32PMLondon2h11 11:43PMCheltenham
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Fastest train times from London to Cheltenham

Showing times and prices for Jun 27

Fastest Journey

1 h 50 m

Average

2 h 2 m

Trains per day

10

Distance

142 km

Of the 10 trains that leave London for Cheltenham every day 10 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Great Western Railway
01:48PMLondon1h50 03:38PMCheltenham
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481One-way
Great Western Railway
09:28AMLondon1h59 11:27AMCheltenham
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441One-way
Great Western Railway
03:30PMLondon2h00 05:30PMCheltenham
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611One-way
Great Western Railway
11:28AMLondon2h00 01:28PMCheltenham
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441One-way
Great Western Railway
08:28PMLondon2h03 10:31PMCheltenham
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441One-way

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Overview: Train from London to Cheltenham

distanceDistance87 miles (141 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 58 min
priceAverage train ticket price$57 (€51)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 14 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSouth Western Railway, Great Western Railway or First Great Western Service

Trains from London to Cheltenham cover the 87 miles (141 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 58 min with our travel partners like South Western Railway, Great Western Railway or First Great Western Service. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $39 (€35), but the average price of train tickets is $57 (€51). Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Cheltenham Spa.

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

Find the best trains to Cheltenham from London with Omio's travel partners Great Western Rail and South Western Railway from $39 (€35). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

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South Western Railway

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Train information from London to Cheltenham with Great Western Rail:

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

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    Trains from London to Cheltenham

    Cheltenham is approximately 96 miles northwest of London, on the Bristol-Birmingham railway line. Trains from London to Cheltenham depart at regular intervals throughout the day, although services are slightly less frequent outside of peak times. Depending on the service, the journey will take between 1 hour 50 minutes and 2.5 hours.

    London to Cheltenham train times: Daily departures

    Three trains depart from London Paddington Station for Cheltenham every hour during peak times. However, services are slightly less regular during the early morning and later evening, as well as on weekends and public holidays. The first services leave London at around 5:35 a.m., and the last at approximately 11:30 p.m. 

    How long is the journey by train from London to Cheltenham?

    Trains from London to Cheltenham take between 1 hour 50 minutes and 2.5 hours to complete their journey. Some services are direct, while others require a change at Bristol Parkway.

    What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from London to Cheltenham?

    Departure train station: Paddington Station, about three miles from central London, is easily accessible by underground, bus, and taxi from other parts of the city. One of London's largest and best-known railway stations, Paddington offers travellers a wide range of facilities, including toilets, showers, payphones, ATMs, trolleys, and luggage storage. Other services include a ticket office, ticket machines, a visitor centre, and retail outlets.

    Arrival train station: Situated about a mile from Cheltenham's town centre, Cheltenham Spa Railway Station is where trains from London arrive. Regular local buses provide a convenient service, transporting new arrivals from the station to the town centre and other areas. A taxi rank is also close to the entrance of the station. Facilities available at Cheltenham Spa station include public toilets, baby-changing facilities, trolleys, payphones, and public WiFi. There's also a ticket office, ticket machines, and refreshment facilities. 

    Which train companies travel from London to Cheltenham? 

    Trains from London to Cheltenham are operated by Great Western Railway. Services begin in the early morning, continuing throughout the day and into the evening. The duration of the journey varies depending on the service, and some require a change of train.

    Great Western Railway London to Cheltenham 

    Great Western Railway operates the only trains from London to Cheltenham. During peak times, three trains depart from Paddington every hour. There are two per hour at other times. Most trains from London to Cheltenham require a change at Bristol Parkway, although there's also a direct service that operates hourly. The length of the journey depends on the route taken and the number of stops. Most take approximately two hours, although some are slightly longer. 

    London to Cheltenham trains: Services on board

    Three pieces of luggage can be taken on trains from London to Cheltenham, provided they measure under 30 cm × 70 cm × 90cm. Passengers can store smaller items in the train's overhead racks or beneath their seat, while larger bags can be placed in dedicated luggage areas. Those travelling with a bike are strongly recommended to reserve a bike space when purchasing a ticket. Pets are also welcome, although there are some restrictions.

    Travellers with disabilities can request assistance ahead of their journey. First-class services on trains from London to Cheltenham offer a higher level of comfort, with little luxuries such as reclining seats, extra legroom, plug sockets, USB ports, and WiFi. 

    How to find cheap train tickets from London to Cheltenham

    Travellers considering a journey by train from London to Cheltenham will be pleasantly surprised to discover that there are plenty of ways to save money on a ticket. It's always a good idea to book in advance to take advantage of any special deals. Another tip is to be flexible with travel dates and times, as off-peak travel is always much cheaper. In many cases, slower trains or journeys that require a transfer can also offer substantial savings. 

    Travel Tips: Trains from London to Cheltenham

    Travel by train to Cheltenham 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 London to Cheltenham.
    FAQs
    Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Cheltenham from London for as low as $39 (€35)  for the next 7 days.
    The train price between London and Cheltenham is on average $57 (€51)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
    The London to Cheltenham train distance is approximately 87 miles (141 km).
    The train time from London to Cheltenham is on average 1 h 58 min  for the 87 miles (141 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from London to Cheltenham by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

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

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

    You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, London Victoria, located approximately 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city center of London. The most popular arrival train station in Cheltenham, called Cheltenham Spa, is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) away from its city center.

    If you're looking for trains from London to Cheltenham, you can rely on South Western Railway, Great Western Railway or First Great Western Service to get you to Cheltenham. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the London to Cheltenham route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    On average, there are 50 trains a day from London to Cheltenham. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The earliest train departing from London to Cheltenham leaves at 4: 35 AM. The last train departing from London to Cheltenham leaves at 9: 32 PM. You can find the latest London to Cheltenham train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this route and save money. If you purchase train tickets to Cheltenham from London within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $57 (€51) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from London to Cheltenham a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    London
    Cheltenham
    London Victoria is the most popular London 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 London for your trip to Cheltenham.
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    Phone Number
    +44 3450774224
    Public transit options for London Victoria
    Onward travel information: Victoria Bus Station at Station Front
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: When weekend engineering dictate that replacement bus services will operate, these will usually depart from the immediate Station front/Terminus Place. Travel from London Victoria is usually conveyed by London Buses in these instances. Check posters and staff for more details.
    Metro: Underground services: Victoria Line, District Line and Circle Line
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    Phone Number
    +44 3457114141
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    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
    Public transit options for London Euston
    Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
    Overground lines: Watford DC
    Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
    Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Go to Platform 2, there is a gate adjacent to the station from the main road.
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    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
    Public transit options for London Kings Cross
    Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
    Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
    Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
    Metro: N/A
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    Ticket Office Hours
    24/7
    Public transit options for London Paddington
    Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
    Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
    Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
    Metro: Tube Lines.
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    Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
    Public transit options for London St Pancras International
    Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
    Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar
    Bus lines: 326, 139
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    Phone Number
    +44 3451652030
    Public transit options for London Waterloo
    Onward travel information: Waterloo is well connected to London's public transport network. Waterloo Underground station serves the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Plan a journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Buses depart from several points around the station. All Transport for London Buses are accessible with step free access and have a dedicated mobility space. Buses from Waterloo (tfl. Gov. Uk) The station has a dedicated taxi rank for London Black Taxis on the roadway outside exit 3. Santander Hire Bicycles are available from the docking stations outside. Santander Cycles - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Waterloo is within easy walking distance of the South Bank and a number of visitor attractions. Walking - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
    Metro: Waterloo Underground station is served by the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Step free access is available to and from the Jubilee Line. For more information on London Transport accessibility: Plan an accessible journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
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    Public transit options for London Liverpool Street
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport stop on either Liverpool Street (outside the station entrance), or beside Platform 10, depending on operational requirements
    Metro: Liverpool Street underground station has connections to the Central, Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines.
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    Public transit options for London Bridge
    Onward travel information: The Bus Station is located directly outside the main entrance at upper level. There are also bus stops outside on Tooley Street. For further information on buses, a bus information kiosk is also located outside the main doors of the station at upper level.
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement bus services are usually found outside the front of the station. However this is sometimes subject to change. Please check engineering posters or consult a member of staff.
    Metro: For North and North East Kent and South East London
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    Public transit options for Heathrow Airport T123
    Onward travel information: National Rail trains serving London Paddington National Express coaches to Victoria Coach Station and Gatwick Airport London Underground
    Metro: Connection available with the London Underground (Piccadilly Line)
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    Public transit options for London Marylebone
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: At station entrance.
    Metro: Bakerloo Line.

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