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

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Train  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Leyland

$73 - $109

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Bus  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheltenham to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Wigan National Express

$23 - $33

3 alternative options

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Wigan North Western

$91 - $147

Train West Midlands  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Liverpool Lime Street
  3. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Leyland

$82 - $121

Drive  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Leyland 146.3 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Cheltenham to Leyland is to bus which costs £17 - £26 and takes 4 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cheltenham to Leyland is to drive which costs £24 - £35 and takes 2 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cheltenham to Leyland. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham Spa and arriving at Leyland via Manchester Piccadilly. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 26 min.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Leyland is 128 miles. The road distance is 146.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Leyland without a car is to train which takes 3 h 26 min and costs £55 - £85.

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It takes approximately 3 h 26 min to get from Cheltenham to Leyland, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Leyland is to train which takes 3 h 26 min and costs £55 - £85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £17 - £26 and takes 4 h 52 min.

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Cheltenham to Leyland train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Leyland station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cheltenham to Leyland is 146 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 24 min to drive from Cheltenham to Leyland.

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  • Distance: 127.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 26 min

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

You can take a train from Cheltenham to Leyland via Manchester Piccadilly in around 3 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cheltenham to Leyland via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Wigan, and Wigan North Western in around 4 h 52 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
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
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Leyland
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Leyland
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Wigan North Western
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $85
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 Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Wigan
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com

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