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

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Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 7 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 Victoria to Eastbourne

$104 - $196

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Bus  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheltenham to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Brighton, Pool Valley Coach Station 025 / ...

$33 - $40

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East (Stop C6) 853
  2. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station
  3. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Eastbourne

$80 - $92

Train, bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Brighton
  2. Take the bus from Brighton Station to Eastbourne, Hippodrome (Queens Gardens) 12|Coaster / ...

$111 - $190

Drive  •  3 h

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Beachy Head 169.3 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Cheltenham to Beachy Head. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham and arriving at Beachy Head Pub via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station, Brighton, North Street (Lloyds TSB) and Eastbourne, Pier (Queens Gardens). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 27 min.

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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 5 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 7 min 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 5 h 7 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 27 min.

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Cheltenham to Beachy Head bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Brighton, Pool Valley Coach Station.

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

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There are 309+ hotels available in Beachy Head. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to Beachy Head.
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  • Distance: 129.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 7 min

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

You can take a train from Cheltenham to Beachy Head via Swindon, London Paddington, Paddington Underground Station, Victoria Underground Station, London Victoria, Eastbourne, Eastbourne Town Centre, Gildredge Road (Ivy Terrace), and Meads, Edensor Road (Rowsley Road) in around 5 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cheltenham to Beachy Head via London Victoria Coach Station, Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station, Brighton, Pool Valley Coach Station, Brighton, North Street (Lloyds TSB), Eastbourne, Hippodrome (Queens Gardens), Eastbourne, Pier (Queens Gardens), and Beachy Head Pub in around 8 h 27 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
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
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
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 - $22
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 - $35
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Brighton
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
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
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Victoria to Eastbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Gatwick Airport to Eastbourne
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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
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
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$37
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 Eastbourne, Hippodrome (Queens Gardens)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
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.

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 Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Brighton, Pool Valley Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com

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