There are 5 ways to get from Cheltenham to Hertfordshire by train, subway, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, Tube via Swindon  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Swindon
  2. Take the train from Swindon to London Paddington
  3. Take the Tube from Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
  4. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Welwyn Garden City

$74 - $149

Cheapest option

Bus, line 301 bus  •  6 h 1 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 Oxford City Centre, High Street (Lincoln College Library) to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 11)
  3. Take the line 301 bus from Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes to Welwyn, St Mary's Church 300 / ...

$25 - $32

3 alternative options

Train, Tube  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Paddington Underground Station to Moorgate Underground Station
  3. Take the train from Moorgate to Welwyn Garden City

$80 - $138

Bus  •  4 h 36 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 St Albans, St Peter's Street 724

$45 - $50

Drive  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Hertfordshire 106.1 miles

$22 - $35

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Cheltenham to Hertfordshire. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham and arriving at Wheathampstead, Rose Lane via Heathrow Central Bus Station and St Albans, St Peter's Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 36 min.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Hertfordshire is 79 miles. The road distance is 106.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Hertfordshire without a car is to train and Tube which takes 2 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to get from Cheltenham to Hertfordshire, including transfers.

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

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Cheltenham to Hertfordshire bus services, operated by Green Line (operated by Arriva), arrive at St Albans, St Peter's Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cheltenham to Hertfordshire is 106 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 52 min to drive from Cheltenham to Hertfordshire.

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There are 362+ hotels available in Hertfordshire. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to Hertfordshire.
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  • Distance: 78.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 55 min

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

You can take a bus from Cheltenham to Hertfordshire via Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Heathrow Central Bus Station, and St Albans, St Peter's Street in around 4 h 36 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Swindon
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Swindon
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $45
Train from Swindon to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Cheltenham Spa to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
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
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Paddington Underground Station to Moorgate Underground Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Moorgate to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
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
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to St Albans, St Peter's Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
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
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, High Street (Lincoln College Library) to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 11)
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes to Welwyn, St Mary's Church
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk

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