There are 11 ways to get from Cheltenham to Biarritz by train, plane, bus, bus and ferry, car, car ferry or car train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train to Bristol, fly to Bilbao, bus  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Bilbao (BIO) BRS - BIO
  3. Take the bus from Bilbao, Bilbao to Biarritz

$133 - $293

Cheapest option

Bus  •  25 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheltenham to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from Londres Victoria Coach Station to Irun

$90 - $138

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Train, train to London Stansted, fly to Biarritz  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Swindon
  2. Take the train from Swindon to London Paddington
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Biarritz (BIQ) STN - BIQ

$127 - $620

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Bilbao, bus  •  10 h 6 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 Bilbao (BIO) LHR - BIO
  4. Take the bus from Bilbao, Bilbao to Biarritz

$158 - $385

Train to Bristol, fly to Bordeaux, train  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Bordeaux (BOD) BRS - BOD
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Biarritz

$146 - $514

Train to Bristol, fly to Toulouse, train  •  10 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Toulouse (TLS) BRS - TLS
  3. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Bayonne

$140 - $343

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly to Bilbao, bus  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Swindon
  2. Take the train from Swindon to London Paddington
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Bilbao (BIO) LGW - BIO
  4. Take the bus from Bilbao, Bilbao to Biarritz

$135 - $369

Train  •  13 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy
  4. Take the train from Marne la Vallée-Chessy to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  5. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Biarritz Tgv

$305 - $613

Bus, bus and ferry  •  22 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheltenham to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Biarritz

$123 - $192

Drive, car ferry  •  13 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Portsmouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Portsmouth to Cherbourg
  3. Drive from Cherbourg to Biarritz

$164 - $289

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  13 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Biarritz

$349 - $436

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Cheltenham to Biarritz. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham and arriving at Biarritz via London Victoria and Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 50 min.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Biarritz is 586 miles.

The best way to get from Cheltenham to Biarritz without a car is to train which takes 13 h 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 43 min to get from Cheltenham to Biarritz, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Biarritz is to train which takes 13 h 53 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 25 h 9 min.

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The quickest flight from Bristol Airport to Bilbao Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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Cheltenham to Biarritz bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Biarritz station.

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Biarritz is 1 h ahead of Cheltenham. It is currently 7:48 AM in Cheltenham and 8:48 AM in Biarritz.

easyJet, Air France, KLM and two other airlines offer flights from Bristol Airport to Bilbao Airport.

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to Biarritz.
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  • Distance: 585.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 43 min

What companies run services between Cheltenham, England and Biarritz, France?

You can take a train from Cheltenham to Biarritz via Birmingham New Street, London Euston, London St. Pancras International, Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy, Marne la Vallée-Chessy, Bordeaux-St-Jean, Biarritz, and Biarritz Gare in around 13 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cheltenham to Biarritz via London Victoria Coach Station, Londres Victoria Coach Station, Irun, Bayona, and Bayona Mairie in around 25 h 9 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from London Heathrow to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Flights from London Heathrow to Bilbao via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from London Gatwick to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Flights from London Gatwick to Bilbao via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from London Heathrow to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Flights from London Gatwick to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from London Heathrow to Bilbao via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from London Gatwick to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Flights from London Gatwick to Bilbao via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bristol to Bilbao via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Bristol to Toulouse via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from London Stansted to Biarritz via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Bristol to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Bristol to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bristol to Bilbao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$330 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Bilbao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Bristol to Toulouse via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Bristol to Toulouse via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$300 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bristol to Bilbao via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Bilbao via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Flights from Bristol to Toulouse via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Bristol to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $260
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
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 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 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
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 - $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
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Bayonne
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$65 - $110
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $85
Train from Marne la Vallée-Chessy to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Virgin West Coast Trains
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $260
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$80 - $260
Premier
$200 - $300
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bilbao, Bilbao to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lille to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.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
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Londres Victoria Coach Station to Irun
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
alsa.com
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$30 - $40
Car
$60 - $85
Condor Ferries

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