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

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Train  •  2 h 53 min

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

$66 - $100

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Bus Swanbrook Coaches  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East 853
  2. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, High Street to Aylesbury, Bus Station 280 - Sapphire

$7 - $9

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Bus National Express  •  5 h 17 min

  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 Luton National Express / ...

$48 - $59

Drive  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Leighton Buzzard 75.5 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Cheltenham to Leighton Buzzard is to bus which costs £5 - £7 and takes 4 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cheltenham to Leighton Buzzard is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cheltenham station to Leighton Buzzard. However, there are services departing from Royal Well Bus Station and arriving at Leighton Buzzard, High Street via Oxford City Centre, High Street and Aylesbury, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cheltenham to Leighton Buzzard. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham Spa and arriving at Leighton Buzzard via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 53 min.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Leighton Buzzard is 61 miles. The road distance is 75.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Leighton Buzzard without a car is to train which takes 2 h 53 min and costs £50 - £80.

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It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to get from Cheltenham to Leighton Buzzard, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Leighton Buzzard is to train which takes 2 h 53 min and costs £50 - £80. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £5 - £7 and takes 4 h 39 min.

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to Leighton Buzzard.
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  • Distance: 61 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 53 min

What companies run services between Cheltenham, England and Leighton Buzzard, England?

You can take a train from Cheltenham to Leighton Buzzard via Birmingham New Street in around 2 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cheltenham to Leighton Buzzard via Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East, Oxford City Centre, High Street, and Aylesbury, Bus Station in around 4 h 39 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
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
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, High Street to Aylesbury, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
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 Airport London T2,3 to Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Cheltenham to Leighton Buzzard bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Luton station.

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Cheltenham to Leighton Buzzard train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Leighton Buzzard station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cheltenham to Leighton Buzzard is 76 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 32 min to drive from Cheltenham to Leighton Buzzard.

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