Duration 1h 32m
Distance 42.2 miles
Average price £41
Frequency 20/day

Trip overview

The average train between Cheltenham and Bristol Zoo takes 1h 32m and the fastest train takes 55 min. There is a train service every few hours from Cheltenham to Bristol Zoo. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Cheltenham Spa
  2. Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Bristol Zoo
1h 44m
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£21 - £123

Cheltenham to Bristol Zoo train times

Trains run hourly between Cheltenham and Bristol Zoo. The earliest departure is at 15:52 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Cheltenham is at 21:52 which arrives into Bristol Zoo at 09:13. All services require a transfer at Bristol Temple Meads and take an average of 1h 32m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Cheltenham to Bristol Zoo. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham Spa and arriving at Clifton Down via Bristol Temple Meads. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 44m.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Bristol Zoo is 38 miles. The road distance is 42.2 miles.

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Cheltenham to Bristol Zoo train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Cheltenham Spa station.

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Cheltenham to Bristol Zoo train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Clifton Down station.

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There are 1241+ hotels available in Bristol Zoo. Prices start at £75 per night.

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You can take a train from Cheltenham to Bristol Zoo via Bristol Temple Meads and Clifton Down in around 1h 44m.
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