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

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Train via London Paddington  •  5h 52m

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Parkway
  2. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to London Paddington
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Eastbourne

$119 - $226

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Bus National Express  •  7h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Cheltenham to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Gatwick Airport London South National Express / ...

$53 - $66

3 alternative options

Train  •  6h 52m

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Brighton

$95 - $180

Bus via Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East  •  7h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East 853
  2. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from Brighton Station to Beachy Head

Drive  •  3h

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Beachy Head 169.3 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Cheltenham to Beachy Head is to drive which costs £27 - £45 and takes 3h.

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The quickest way to get from Cheltenham to Beachy Head is to drive which costs £27 - £45 and takes 3h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cheltenham to Beachy Head. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham and arriving at Beachy Head via Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Gatwick Airport London South and Brighton, North Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 21m.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Beachy Head is 129 miles. The road distance is 169.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Beachy Head without a car is to train which takes 5h 52m and costs £90 - £180.

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It takes approximately 5h 52m to get from Cheltenham to Beachy Head, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Beachy Head is to train which takes 5h 52m and costs £90 - £180. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7h 19m.

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Cheltenham to Beachy Head bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Gatwick Airport London South station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cheltenham to Beachy Head is 169 miles. It takes approximately 3h to drive from Cheltenham to Beachy Head.

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to Beachy Head.
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  • Distance: 129.3 miles
  • Duration: 5h 52m

What companies run services between Cheltenham, England and Beachy Head, England?

You can take a train from Cheltenham to Beachy Head via Bristol Parkway, London Paddington, Paddington station, Victoria station, London Victoria, Eastbourne, Eastbourne Town Centre, Library, and Meads, Edensor Road in around 5h 52m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cheltenham to Beachy Head via Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East, Gloucester Green Bus Station, Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station, Gatwick Airport, Brighton, and Brighton Station in around 7h 19m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from Bristol Parkway to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $110
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Brighton
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $180
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $80
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$95 - $180
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
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
swanbrook.co.uk
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Company
Phone
01273 886200
Email
info@buses.co.uk
Website
buses.co.uk
Bus from Brighton Station to Beachy Head
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
buses.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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cheltenham to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
National Express
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Gatwick Airport London South
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
National Express

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