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

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Train, bus  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Milton Keynes Central
  3. Take the bus from Central Railway Station to Wharley End, Cranfield University main gate (Prince Philip Avenue) C1 / ...

$69 - $127

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 14 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 Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH) X5

$35 - $38

2 alternative options

Bus National Express  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheltenham to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway 230 / ...

$51 - $60

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Cranfield University 83.8 miles

$18 - $26

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No, there is no direct bus from Cheltenham station to Cranfield University. However, there are services departing from Royal Well Bus Station and arriving at Wharley End, Cranfield University main gate (Prince Philip Avenue) via Gloucester Green Bus Station, Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH) and Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point G3). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 14 min.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Cranfield University is 63 miles. The road distance is 83.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Cranfield University without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to get from Cheltenham to Cranfield University, including transfers.

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

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Cheltenham to Cranfield University bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cheltenham to Cranfield University is 84 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to drive from Cheltenham to Cranfield University.

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There are 238+ hotels available in Cranfield University. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to Cranfield University.
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  • Distance: 63.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 43 min

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

You can take a bus from Cheltenham to Cranfield University via Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East (Stop C6), Gloucester Green Bus Station, Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH), Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point G3), and Wharley End, Cranfield University main gate (Prince Philip Avenue) in around 4 h 14 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
Bus operators
Uno
Website
unobus.info
Bus from Central Railway Station to Wharley End, Cranfield University main gate (Prince Philip Avenue)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
unobus.info
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
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com

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