There are 10 ways to get from Cheltenham to Alnwick by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Alnmouth

$121 - $181

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Bus  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheltenham to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street National Express
  2. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Alnwick National Express

$31 - $41

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Train, bus  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Durham
  3. Take the bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Alnwick, Green Batt (Alnwick Library) X15 / ...

$128 - $191

Drive  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Alnwick 295 miles

$60 - $95

Train to Bristol, fly to Newcastle, train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Newcastle (NCL) BRS - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Alnmouth

$95 - $300

Train to Cardiff, fly to Newcastle, train  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Cardiff Central
  2. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Newcastle (NCL) CWL - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Alnmouth

$103 - $403

Train to Birmingham, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Edinburgh (EDI) BHX - EDI
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh to Alnmouth

$111 - $366

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Swindon
  2. Take the train from Swindon to London Paddington
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL
  4. Take the train from Newcastle to Alnmouth

$171 - $512

Train to East Midlands, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Derby
  2. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Edinburgh (EDI) EMA - EDI
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh to Alnmouth

$118 - $339

Train, train to Southampton, fly to Newcastle  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Swindon
  2. Take the train from Swindon to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
  4. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Newcastle (NCL) SOU - NCL
  5. Take the train from Newcastle to Alnmouth

$146 - $412

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Cheltenham to Alnwick. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham and arriving at Alnwick via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 10 min.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Alnwick is 245 miles. The road distance is 295 miles.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Alnwick without a car is to train which takes 5 h 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 27 min to get from Cheltenham to Alnwick, including transfers.

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Cheltenham to Alnwick bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Cheltenham station.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Alnwick is to train which takes 5 h 27 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 10 min.

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The quickest flight from Bristol Airport to Newcastle Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Cheltenham to Alnwick bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Alnwick station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cheltenham to Alnwick is 295 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to drive from Cheltenham to Alnwick.

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easyJet offers flights from Bristol Airport to Newcastle Airport.

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to Alnwick.
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  • Distance: 244.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 27 min

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Cheltenham to Alnwick every 4 hours. Tickets cost $120 - $180 and the journey takes 4 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cheltenham to Alnwick via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street in around 10 h 10 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Cardiff to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from East Midlands to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from East Midlands to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Cardiff to Newcastle via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,200
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Alnmouth
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Single
$120 - $180
Off-Peak Single
$120 - $190
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Train from Newcastle to Alnmouth
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$19 - $29
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $35
Train from Edinburgh to Alnmouth
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Swindon
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $60
Train from Reading to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Durham
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$23 - $35
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $80
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Alnmouth
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$24 - $35
Train from Edinburgh to Alnmouth
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$20 - $35
1st Class
$35 - $55
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $65
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Swindon
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $45
Train from Swindon to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Swindon to Reading
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $40
Bus operators
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Alnwick, Green Batt (Alnwick Library)
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
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 Cheltenham to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Alnwick
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com

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