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Duration 3h 53m
Distance 150.9 miles
Average price £99
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between Essex and Cheltenham takes 3h 53m and the fastest train takes 3h 19m. There is a train service every few hours from Essex to Cheltenham. 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. White Notley
  2. London Paddington
  3. Cheltenham
4h 4m
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£60 - £129

Essex to Cheltenham train times

Trains run hourly between Essex and Cheltenham. The service departs Essex at 22:08 at night, which arrives into Cheltenham at 07:33. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 53m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Essex to Cheltenham. However, there are services departing from White Notley and arriving at Cheltenham Spa via Liverpool Street station and London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 4m.

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The distance between Essex and Cheltenham is 114 miles. The road distance is 150.9 miles.

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Essex to Cheltenham train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from White Notley station.

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Essex to Cheltenham train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Cheltenham Spa station.

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