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from Reading to Cheltenham

You can get from Reading to Cheltenham by train, bus or flight.

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Wed
May 18
$45Great Western Railway
$62National Express
Thu
May 19
$34Great Western Railway
$62National Express
Fri
May 20
$60Great Western Railway
$76National Express
Tue
May 24
$60Great Western Railway
$68National Express

Travel Information from Reading to Cheltenham

distanceDistance56 miles (91 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$38 - $59
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $38 (€34) • 1 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $38 (€34) • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Great Western Railway

Take a bus or train to travel 56 miles (91 km) between Reading and Cheltenham. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $38 (€34). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are National Express or Great Western Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Reading to Cheltenham.

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FAQs

How do I reach Cheltenham from Reading?

There are 2 ways to get from Reading to Cheltenham: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Reading to Cheltenham?

The cheapest way to get from Reading to Cheltenham is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $38 (€34) compared to other travel options to Cheltenham:

Taking a train is about $21 (€19) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $59 (€53) for this trip.

What is the fastest way to get from Reading to Cheltenham?

The quickest way to travel between Reading and Cheltenham is by train, which takes on average 1 h 30 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Cheltenham by bus can take on average 3 h 45 min.

What is the distance from Reading to Cheltenham?

The distance from Reading to Cheltenham is approximately 56 miles (91 km).

How many services a day are there to Cheltenham from Reading?

The average frequency per day from Reading to Cheltenham is:

  • 16 trains a day.

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

When traveling from Reading to Cheltenham, where do I depart from Reading and where do I arrive in Cheltenham?

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

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Reading, Christchurch Green / Redlands Road (University of Reading) and arrive in Cheltenham, Racecourse (Greenbelt Festival).
  • Most travelers board their train from Reading and arrive in Cheltenham Spa.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Reading to Cheltenham?

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

  • You can go to Cheltenham from Reading by bus with National Express. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $59 (€53) with National Express from Reading to Cheltenham on Omio.
  • You can go to Cheltenham from Reading by train with Great Western Railway. You'll see cheap train tickets for $38 (€34) with Great Western Railway from Reading to Cheltenham on Omio.

Where should I go next after I travel from Reading to Cheltenham?

Omio customers who travel from Reading to Cheltenham often also extend their vacation to go to London, Birmingham or Bristol. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Cheltenham and these popular destinations at a great price.

When should I buy a ticket from Reading to Cheltenham online to score the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this trip is costing $59 (€53) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this route costs on average $38 (€34) one way.

But we recommend booking Reading 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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