How to travel from Portsmouth to Cheltenham

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Travel Information from Portsmouth to Cheltenham

distanceDistance87 miles (140 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$15 - $76
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $15 (€14) • 5 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $76 (€68) • 3 h 46 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Great Western Railway

Take a bus or train to travel 87 miles (140 km) to Cheltenham from Portsmouth. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 46 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $15 (€14). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or Great Western Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Portsmouth to Cheltenham.

Travel Tips: Travel from Portsmouth to Cheltenham

Travel 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 Portsmouth to Cheltenham.

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Cheltenham from Portsmouth. You can take a bus or train.

The cheapest way to get from Portsmouth to Cheltenham is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $15 (€14) compared to other travel options to Cheltenham:

A bus is generally $60 (€54) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $76 (€68) from Portsmouth to Cheltenham.

The quickest way to travel to Cheltenham from Portsmouth is by train, which takes on average 3 h 46 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 5 h 45 min   on average.

You should expect to travel around 87 miles (140 km) between Portsmouth and Cheltenham.

The average frequency per day from Portsmouth to Cheltenham is:

  • 25 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Portsmouth to Cheltenham as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Portsmouth to Cheltenham:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange and arrive in Cheltenham, Racecourse (Greenbelt Festival).
  • Most travelers catch their train from Portsmouth & Southsea and arrive in Cheltenham Spa.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Portsmouth to Cheltenham:

  • You can go to Cheltenham from Portsmouth by bus with National Express. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $15 (€14) with National Express from Portsmouth to Cheltenham on Omio.
  • You can travel from Portsmouth to Cheltenham by train with Great Western Railway. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $76 (€68) with Great Western Railway from Portsmouth to Cheltenham.
Many of our customers traveling from Portsmouth to Cheltenham don't make Cheltenham their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Cheltenham are London, Birmingham or Bristol, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Cheltenham to any of these top destinations today!

Before traveling from Portsmouth to Cheltenham, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this route costs on average $15 (€14) one way.
  • A train ticket costs $76 (€68) one way on average for this trip.

But we recommend booking Portsmouth to Cheltenham tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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