There are 4 ways to get from Birmingham to Malmesbury by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Cheltenham Spa
  2. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Kemble

$92 - $140

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham to Swindon National Express
  2. Take the bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Malmesbury, Cross Hayes 31A / ...

$20 - $24

2 alternative options

Train, line 51 bus, line 93 bus  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Cheltenham Spa
  2. Take the line 51 bus from Cheltenham, Promenade to Cirencester, Parish Church 51
  3. Take the line 93 bus from Cirencester, The Forum to Malmesbury, Cross Hayes 93 / ...

$54 - $77

Drive  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Malmesbury 79.1 miles

$17 - $25

What companies run services between Birmingham, England and Malmesbury, England?

You can take a train from Birmingham to Malmesbury via Cheltenham Spa and Kemble in around 2 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham to Malmesbury via Swindon and Swindon, Bus Station in around 3 h 43 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Kemble
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $35
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cheltenham, Promenade to Cirencester, Parish Church
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Coachstyle
Website
coachstyle.ltd.uk
Bus from Cirencester, The Forum to Malmesbury, Cross Hayes
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
coachstyle.ltd.uk
Bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Malmesbury, Cross Hayes
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
coachstyle.ltd.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Birmingham to Malmesbury?

The distance between Birmingham and Malmesbury is 101 km. The road distance is 127 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Malmesbury?

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Malmesbury is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 29 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Birmingham to Malmesbury?

The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Malmesbury is to drive which takes 1 h 29 min and costs £12 - £18.

Is there a direct bus between Birmingham and Malmesbury?

No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham to Malmesbury. However, there are services departing from Birmingham and arriving at Malmesbury, Cross Hayes via Swindon, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 43 min.

How long does it take to get from Birmingham to Malmesbury?

It takes approximately 2 h 24 min to get from Birmingham to Malmesbury, including transfers.