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There are 5 ways to get from Cheltenham to Banbury by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 56 min

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

$72 - $115

Cheapest option

Bus Swanbrook Coaches  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East 853
  2. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street to Banbury Town Centre, High Street S4

$9 - $12

3 alternative options

Bus Marchants Coaches  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Stratford-upon-Avon, McDonalds 606
  2. Take the bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores to Banbury Town Centre, High Street 3A / ...

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cheltenham to Banbury 41.3 miles

$200 - $250

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Banbury 41.3 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Cheltenham to Banbury is to bus which costs £7 - £10 and takes 3 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cheltenham to Banbury is to taxi which costs £150 - £190 and takes 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cheltenham station to Banbury. However, there are services departing from Royal Well Bus Station and arriving at Banbury Town Centre, High Street via Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cheltenham to Banbury. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham Spa and arriving at Banbury via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Banbury is 34 miles. The road distance is 41.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Banbury without a car is to train which takes 1 h 56 min and costs £55 - £90.

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It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to get from Cheltenham to Banbury, including transfers.

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Cheltenham to Banbury bus services, operated by Swanbrook Coaches, arrive at Royal Well Bus Station.

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Cheltenham to Banbury train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Cheltenham Spa station.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Banbury is to train which takes 1 h 56 min and costs £55 - £90. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £7 - £10 and takes 3 h 45 min.

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to Banbury.
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  • Distance: 33.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 56 min

What companies run services between Cheltenham, England and Banbury, England?

You can take a train from Cheltenham to Banbury via Birmingham New Street in around 1 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cheltenham to Banbury via Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East and Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street in around 3 h 45 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Train from Birmingham New Street to Banbury
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$25 - $40
Bus operators
Swanbrook Coaches
Phone
1452 712386
Email
enquiries@swanbrook.co.uk
Website
swanbrook.co.uk
Bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
swanbrook.co.uk
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street to Banbury Town Centre, High Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Marchants Coaches
Phone
+44 1242 257714
Email
operations@marchants-coaches.com
Website
marchants-coaches.com
Bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Stratford-upon-Avon, McDonalds
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
marchants-coaches.com
Johnson's Excelbus
Phone
01564 797 070
Email
businfo@johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Website
johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores to Banbury Town Centre, High Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Cheltenham to Banbury
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$200 - $250

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Cheltenham to Banbury bus services, operated by Stagecoach Oxfordshire, arrive at Banbury Town Centre, High Street station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Cheltenham to Banbury is 41 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Cheltenham to Banbury.

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