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

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Train  •  3h 13m

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Liverpool South Parkway

£57 - £82

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Bus  •  5h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Cheltenham to Stoke-On-Trent National Express
  2. Take the bus from Stoke-On-Trent to Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive National Express

£12 - £18

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5h 52m

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Chester
  3. Take the bus from Chester, station to Liverpool, Hood street X1 / ...

£60 - £170

Drive  •  2h 28m

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Bootle 148.5 miles

£23 - £35

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The cheapest way to get from Cheltenham to Bootle is to bus which costs £12 - £19 and takes 5h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Cheltenham to Bootle is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2h 28m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cheltenham to Bootle station. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham and arriving at Bootle New Strand Station via Stoke-On-Trent and Broad Green Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 27m.

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No, there is no direct train from Cheltenham to Bootle. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham Spa and arriving at Seaforth & Litherland via Birmingham New Street and Liverpool South Parkway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 13m.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Bootle is 116 miles. The road distance is 148.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Bootle without a car is to train which takes 3h 13m and costs £55 - £85.

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It takes approximately 3h 13m to get from Cheltenham to Bootle, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Bootle is to train which takes 3h 13m and costs £55 - £85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £12 - £19 and takes 5h 27m.

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to Bootle.
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  • Distance: 115.8 miles
  • Duration: 3h 13m

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

You can take a train from Cheltenham to Bootle via Birmingham New Street and Liverpool South Parkway in around 3h 13m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cheltenham to Bootle via Stoke-On-Trent, Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive, and Broad Green Road in around 5h 27m.

Train operators
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
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£28 - £45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£20 - £30
Anytime Single
£28 - £45
Off-Peak Single
£18 - £27
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Birmingham New Street to Chester
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£26 - £40
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Advanced Single
£12 - £18
Anytime Day Single
£26 - £40
First Anytime Day Single
£40 - £65
Virgin Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Chester
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£30 - £120
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£80 - £120
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 Stoke-On-Trent
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£6 - £9
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National Express
Bus from Stoke-On-Trent to Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£5 - £7
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National Express
Stagecoach Merseyside
Bus from Chester, station to Liverpool, Hood street
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
enquiries.merseyside@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Chester, station to Liverpool, Hood street
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£4 - £5
Website
Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire

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Cheltenham to Bootle bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Liverpool, Edge Lane Drive station.

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Cheltenham to Bootle train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, arrive at Liverpool South Parkway station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cheltenham to Bootle is 149 miles. It takes approximately 2h 28m to drive from Cheltenham to Bootle.

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