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Duration 2h 59m
Distance 109.5 miles
Average price £56
Frequency 16/day

Trip overview

The average train between Ilford and Cheltenham Spa takes 2h 59m and the fastest train takes 2h 35m. There is a train service every few hours from Ilford to Cheltenham Spa. 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. London Paddington
  2. Cheltenham Spa
3h 28m
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£45 - £62

Ilford to Cheltenham Spa train times

Trains run hourly between Ilford and Cheltenham Spa. The earliest departure is at 09:39 in the morning, and the last departure from Ilford is at 23:54 which arrives into Cheltenham Spa at 07:33. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 59m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Ilford to Cheltenham Spa. However, there are services departing from Ilford and arriving at Cheltenham Spa via Liverpool Street station and London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 28m.

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The distance between Ilford and Cheltenham Spa is 96 miles. The road distance is 109.5 miles.

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Ilford to Cheltenham Spa train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from London Paddington station.

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

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There are 624+ hotels available in Cheltenham Spa. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Ilford and Cheltenham Spa?

Great Western Railway operates a train from London Paddington to Cheltenham Spa hourly. Tickets cost £40 - £55 and the journey takes 2h 1m.
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