There are 5 ways to get from Cheltenham to Brunel University by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 44m

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to West Drayton

£45 - £82

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Bus  •  2h 48m

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

£9 - £10

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Train via Bristol  •  2h 53m

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Parkway
  2. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to West Drayton

£56 - £119

Bus via Oxford  •  3h 5m

  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 North Hillingdon, Hillingdon Station X90 / ...

£16 - £26

Drive  •  1h 30m

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Brunel University 80.9 miles

£13 - £20

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The cheapest way to get from Cheltenham to Brunel University is to bus which costs £8 - £11 and takes 2h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Cheltenham to Brunel University is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1h 30m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cheltenham to Brunel University. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham and arriving at Pield Heath, Hillingdon Cemetery via Heathrow Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 48m.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Brunel University is 74 miles. The road distance is 80.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Brunel University without a car is to train which takes 2h 44m and costs £45 - £85.

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It takes approximately 2h 44m to get from Cheltenham to Brunel University, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Brunel University is to train which takes 2h 44m and costs £45 - £85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £8 - £11 and takes 2h 48m.

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Cheltenham to Brunel University bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Heathrow Airport London T2,3 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cheltenham to Brunel University is 81 miles. It takes approximately 1h 30m to drive from Cheltenham to Brunel University.

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  • Distance: 73.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 44m

What companies run services between Cheltenham, England and Brunel University, England?

You can take a train from Cheltenham to Brunel University via Reading, West Drayton, West Drayton Station, and Cowley, Brunel University Cowley in around 2h 44m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Cheltenham to Brunel University every 3 hours. Tickets cost £6 - £9 and the journey takes 2h 5m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Reading
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£19 - £30
Advanced Single
£20 - £30
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £65
Train from Reading to West Drayton
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £17
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£7 - £11
Advanced Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single
£9 - £17
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£16 - £29
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£10 - £16
Advanced Single
£11 - £16
Anytime Day Single
£16 - £29
Train from Bristol Parkway to Reading
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£17 - £27
Advanced Single
£19 - £27
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £60
TfL Rail
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Reading to West Drayton
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
TfL Rail
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£27 - £40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£19 - £28
Anytime Single
£27 - £40
Off-Peak Single
£16 - £24
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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Book at
National Express
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 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£6 - £10
Website
Swanbrook Coaches
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to North Hillingdon, Hillingdon Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £13
Website
Oxford Bus Company
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to North Hillingdon, Hillingdon Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£11 - £15
Website
Stagecoach Oxfordshire

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