Duration 2h 31m
Distance 88 miles
Average price £72
Frequency 16/day

Trip overview

The average train between Cheltenham and Staines-upon-Thames takes 2h 31m and the fastest train takes 2h 10m. There is a train service every few hours from Cheltenham to Staines-upon-Thames. 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. Reading
  3. Staines-upon-Thames
2h 31m
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£42 - £93

Cheltenham to Staines-upon-Thames train times

Trains run hourly between Cheltenham and Staines-upon-Thames. The earliest departure is at 05:53 in the morning, and the last departure from Cheltenham is at 20:58 which arrives into Staines-upon-Thames at 23:28. All services require a transfer at Reading and take an average of 2h 31m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Cheltenham to Staines-upon-Thames. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham Spa and arriving at Staines via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 31m.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Staines-upon-Thames is 75 miles. The road distance is 88 miles.

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Cheltenham to Staines-upon-Thames train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Cheltenham Spa station.

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Cheltenham to Staines-upon-Thames train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Staines station.

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