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Duration 2h 28m
Distance 79.3 miles
Average price £129
Frequency 15/day

Trip overview

The average train between Cheltenham and Winchester takes 2h 28m and the fastest train takes 2h 24m. There is a train service every few hours from Cheltenham to Winchester. 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. Winchester
2h 40m
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£60 - £181

Cheltenham to Winchester train times

Trains run hourly between Cheltenham and Winchester. The earliest departure is at 17:58 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Cheltenham is at 21:01 which arrives into Winchester at 23:26. All services require a transfer at Reading and take an average of 2h 28m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Cheltenham to Winchester. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham Spa and arriving at Winchester via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 40m.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Winchester is 67 miles. The road distance is 79.3 miles.

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Cheltenham to Winchester train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Cheltenham Spa station.

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

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