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

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Train  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Swindon

$23 - $60

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  58 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Cheltenham to Swindon 31.3 miles

$6

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheltenham, Promenade to Swindon, County Road Corner 51 / ...

$6 - $11

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cheltenham to Swindon 31.3 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Swindon 31.3 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Cheltenham to Swindon is to rideshare which costs £4 and takes 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cheltenham to Swindon is to taxi which takes 39 min and costs £110 - £150.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Swindon is 43 km. The road distance is 50 km.

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The train from Cheltenham Spa to Swindon takes 1 h including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cheltenham, Promenade and arriving at Swindon, County Road Corner. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 42 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cheltenham Spa and arriving at Swindon. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Cheltenham to Swindon hourly. Tickets cost $23 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h. CrossCountry also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Stagecoach West operates a bus from Cheltenham to Swindon hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 42 min. National Express also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Swindon
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $45
CrossCountry
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cheltenham, Promenade to Swindon, County Road Corner
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Cheltenham to Swindon
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Cheltenham to Swindon
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190

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