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There are 4 ways to get from Cheltenham to Battle by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Charing Cross to Battle

$95 - $160

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Bus  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheltenham to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Battle National Express / ...

$22 - $29

2 alternative options

Train via Swindon  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Swindon
  2. Take the train from Swindon to London Paddington
  3. Take the train from London Charing Cross to Battle

$93 - $173

Drive  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Battle 160.1 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Cheltenham to Battle is to bus which costs £16 - £23 and takes 6 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cheltenham to Battle is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cheltenham to Battle. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham and arriving at Battle via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 25 min.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Battle is 130 miles. The road distance is 160.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Battle without a car is to train which takes 4 h 11 min and costs £70 - £130.

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It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from Cheltenham to Battle, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Battle is to train which takes 4 h 11 min and costs £70 - £130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £16 - £23 and takes 6 h 25 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Cheltenham to Battle is 160 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 49 min to drive from Cheltenham to Battle.

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  • Distance: 130.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 11 min

What companies run services between Cheltenham, England and Battle, East Sussex, England?

You can take a train from Cheltenham to Battle via London Paddington, Paddington station, Charing Cross station, and London Charing Cross in around 4 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cheltenham to Battle via London Victoria Coach Station in around 6 h 25 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cheltenham Spa to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $120
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Swindon
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $45
Train from Swindon to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Swindon
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Bus operators
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 London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Battle
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com

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