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

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Train  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Clitheroe

$78 - $116

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) to Burnley, Bus Station X43

$80 - $111

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Preston

$105 - $169

Drive  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Clitheroe 165.4 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Cheltenham to Clitheroe. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham Spa and arriving at Clitheroe via Birmingham New Street, Preston and Blackburn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 8 min.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Clitheroe is 137 miles. The road distance is 165.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Clitheroe without a car is to train which takes 4 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to get from Cheltenham to Clitheroe, including transfers.

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

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Cheltenham to Clitheroe train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Preston station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cheltenham to Clitheroe is 165 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to drive from Cheltenham to Clitheroe.

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to Clitheroe.
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  • Distance: 137.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 45 min

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

You can take a train from Cheltenham to Clitheroe via Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly Rail Stn (Subway), Manchester City Centre, Victoria Station (Urbis), and Manchester Victoria in around 4 h 45 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
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
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
The Burnley Bus Company
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) to Burnley, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk

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