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There are 5 ways to get from Cheltenham to King's Lynn by train, bus, night train or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Ely
  3. Take the train from Ely to Kings Lynn

$109 - $169

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Bus, train  •  7 h 30 min

  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 Cambridge, Madingley Rd Park-and-Ride X5
  3. Take the train from Cambridge to Kings Lynn

$18 - $27

3 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheltenham to Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station to King's Lynn National Express

$19 - $28

Night train, bus  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the night train from Cheltenham Spa to Peterborough
  2. Take the bus from Peterborough, Railway Station to King's Lynn, Transport Interchange XL - Excel

Drive  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to King's Lynn 152.5 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Cheltenham to King's Lynn is to bus and train which costs £14 - £21 and takes 7 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cheltenham to King's Lynn is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 2 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cheltenham to King's Lynn. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham and arriving at King's Lynn via Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cheltenham to King's Lynn. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham Spa and arriving at Kings Lynn via Birmingham New Street and Ely. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 8 min.

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The distance between Cheltenham and King's Lynn is 121 miles. The road distance is 152.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to King's Lynn without a car is to train which takes 5 h 8 min and costs £80 - £130.

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It takes approximately 5 h 8 min to get from Cheltenham to King's Lynn, including transfers.

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Cheltenham to King's Lynn bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Cheltenham station.

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Cheltenham to King's Lynn train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Cheltenham Spa station.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to King's Lynn is to train which takes 5 h 8 min and costs £80 - £130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £14 - £22 and takes 6 h 20 min.

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to King's Lynn.
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  • Distance: 120.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 8 min

What companies run services between Cheltenham, England and King's Lynn, England?

You can take a train from Cheltenham to King's Lynn via Birmingham New Street and Ely in around 5 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cheltenham to King's Lynn via Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station in around 6 h 20 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
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
$23 - $35
Train from Birmingham New Street to Ely
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $80
Night train from Cheltenham Spa to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Ely to Kings Lynn
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Cambridge to Kings Lynn
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Ely to Kings Lynn
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Kings Lynn
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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 Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station to King's Lynn
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
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
1 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
swanbrook.co.uk
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Cambridge, Madingley Rd Park-and-Ride
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
First in Norfolk & Suffolk
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Peterborough, Railway Station to King's Lynn, Transport Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com

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Cheltenham to King's Lynn bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at King's Lynn station.

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Cheltenham to King's Lynn train services, operated by Great Northern, arrive at Kings Lynn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cheltenham to King's Lynn is 152 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to drive from Cheltenham to King's Lynn.

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