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There are 4 ways to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Cheltenham by bus, train, car or towncar

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Bus, train  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Temple Meads A1
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cheltenham Spa

$36 - $67

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Bristol, Bus Station A1
  2. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Cheltenham National Express

$19 - $23

2 alternative options

Drive  •  59 min

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Cheltenham 50.7 miles

$10 - $16

Towncar  •  59 min

  1. Take a town car from Bristol Airport to Cheltenham 50.7 miles

$140 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Cheltenham is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Cheltenham is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 59 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Cheltenham. However, there are services departing from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal and arriving at Cheltenham via Bristol Bus & Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 32 min.

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The distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Cheltenham is 45 miles. The road distance is 50.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Cheltenham without a car is to bus and train which takes 1 h 26 min and costs £27 - £55.

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It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Cheltenham, including transfers.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Cheltenham bus services, operated by First, depart from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal station.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Cheltenham bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Cheltenham station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) to Cheltenham is 51 miles. It takes approximately 59 min to drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Cheltenham.

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There are 637+ hotels available in Cheltenham. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Cheltenham.
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  • Distance: 44.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 26 min

What companies run services between Bristol Airport (BRS), England and Cheltenham, England?

You can take a bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Cheltenham via Bristol, Bus Station and Bristol Bus & Coach Station in around 2 h 32 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cheltenham Spa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $45
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Website
First
Bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Bristol, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Website
First
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Cheltenham
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Bristol Airport to Cheltenham
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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