Duration 2h 33m
Distance 137.3 miles
Average price £132
Frequency 14/day

Trip overview

The average train between Cheltenham and Rotherham takes 2h 33m and the fastest train takes 2h 26m. There is a train service every few hours from Cheltenham to Rotherham. 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. Rotherham
2h 26m
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£64 - £183

Cheltenham to Rotherham train times

Trains run hourly between Cheltenham and Rotherham. The earliest departure is at 14:15 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Cheltenham is at 20:15 which arrives into Rotherham at 23:16. All services require a transfer at Sheffield and take an average of 2h 33m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Cheltenham to Rotherham. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham Spa and arriving at Rotherham Central via Sheffield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 26m.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Rotherham is 111 miles. The road distance is 137.3 miles.

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

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Cheltenham to Rotherham train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Sheffield station.

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What companies run services between Cheltenham and Rotherham?

CrossCountry operates a train from Cheltenham Spa to Sheffield hourly. Tickets cost £60 - £180 and the journey takes 2h 2m.
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Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Estimated price
£60 - £180

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