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There are 5 ways to get from Cheltenham to East Grinstead by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h 43m

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to East Grinstead

$86 - $147

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Bus Oxford Bus Company  •  6h 19m

  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 Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station LGW - the airline

$39 - $41

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Train via Bristol Parkway  •  3h 55m

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Parkway
  2. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to London Paddington
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to East Grinstead

$102 - $193

Bus National Express  •  5h 27m

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

$46 - $59

Drive  •  2h 16m

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to East Grinstead 126.2 miles

$27 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Cheltenham to East Grinstead is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Cheltenham to East Grinstead is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2h 16m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cheltenham to East Grinstead. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham and arriving at East Grinstead, War Memorial via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 27m.

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The distance between Cheltenham and East Grinstead is 105 miles. The road distance is 126.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to East Grinstead without a car is to train which takes 3h 43m and costs £65 - £120.

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It takes approximately 3h 43m to get from Cheltenham to East Grinstead, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to East Grinstead is to train which takes 3h 43m and costs £65 - £120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £35 - £45 and takes 5h 27m.

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Cheltenham to East Grinstead bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Gatwick Airport London South station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cheltenham to East Grinstead is 126 miles. It takes approximately 2h 16m to drive from Cheltenham to East Grinstead.

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to East Grinstead.
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  • Distance: 104.7 miles
  • Duration: 3h 43m

What companies run services between Cheltenham, England and East Grinstead, England?

You can take a train from Cheltenham to East Grinstead via London Paddington, Paddington station, Victoria station, and London Victoria in around 3h 43m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cheltenham to East Grinstead via Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Gatwick Airport London South, and Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal in around 5h 27m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cheltenham Spa to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $120
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from Bristol Parkway to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $110
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 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
National Express
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Gatwick Airport London South
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
National Express
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
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 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
swanbrook.co.uk

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