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

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Bus Swanbrook Coaches  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East (Stop C6) 853
  2. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, High Street (Lincoln College Library) to Aylesbury, Friarage Road (Castle Street) 280|Sapphire / ...

$19 - $22

Cheapest option

Bus via Swindon, Bus Station  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheltenham, Promenade to Swindon, Bus Station 51
  2. Take the bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station) S6
  3. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Railway Station (Stop R5) to Aylesbury, Friarage Road (Castle Street) X8

$17 - $22

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Moreton-in-Marsh, Railway Station 801
  2. Take the train from Moreton-in-Marsh to Oxford
  3. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Railway Station (Stop R5) to Aylesbury, Friarage Road (Castle Street) X8

$30 - $46

Train  •  4 h 17 min

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

$96 - $152

Drive  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Aylesbury 62.1 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from Cheltenham to Aylesbury is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cheltenham to Aylesbury is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cheltenham station to Aylesbury. However, there are services departing from Royal Well Bus Station and arriving at Aylesbury, Friarage Road (Castle Street) via Oxford City Centre, High Street (Lincoln College Library). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Cheltenham to Aylesbury. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham Spa and arriving at Aylesbury via Birmingham New Street, Banbury and Princes Risborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 17 min.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Aylesbury is 55 miles. The road distance is 62.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Aylesbury without a car is to bus which takes 3 h and costs £14 - £17.

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It takes approximately 3 h to get from Cheltenham to Aylesbury, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Aylesbury is to bus which takes 3 h and costs £14 - £17. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £70 - £120 and takes 4 h 17 min.

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Cheltenham to Aylesbury bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Aylesbury, Friarage Road (Castle Street) station.

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Cheltenham to Aylesbury train services, operated by Chiltern Railways, arrive at Princes Risborough station.

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to Aylesbury.
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  • Distance: 54.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h

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

You can take a bus from Cheltenham to Aylesbury via Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East (Stop C6) and Oxford City Centre, High Street (Lincoln College Library) in around 3 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Cheltenham to Aylesbury via Birmingham New Street, Banbury, and Princes Risborough in around 4 h 17 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Moreton-in-Marsh to Oxford
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $28
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
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 Birmingham New Street to Banbury
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$25 - $40
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Banbury to Princes Risborough
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $29
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 (Stop C6)
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
swanbrook.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, High Street (Lincoln College Library) to Aylesbury, Friarage Road (Castle Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Railway Station (Stop R5) to Aylesbury, Friarage Road (Castle Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Pulhams Coaches
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cheltenham, Promenade to Swindon, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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