There are 4 ways to get from Cheltenham to Liverpool by train, 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 West Midlands  •  2 h 44 min

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

$75 - $115

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheltenham to Birmingham National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham to LIVERPOOL, Liverpool One Bus Station National Express

$21 - $29

2 alternative options

Train Arriva Trains Wales  •  4 h 31 min

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

$81 - $168

Drive  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Liverpool 142.2 miles

$30 - $45

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

You can take a train from Cheltenham to Liverpool via Birmingham New Street in around 2 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cheltenham to Liverpool via Birmingham in around 4 h 55 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
Virgin West Coast Trains
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Chester to Liverpool Lime Street Low Level
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Single
$8 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Single
$12 - $18
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Chester to Liverpool Lime Street Low Level
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $13
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $18
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cheltenham to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham to LIVERPOOL, Liverpool One Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Cheltenham to Liverpool?

The distance between Cheltenham and Liverpool is 179 km. The road distance is 228 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Cheltenham to Liverpool?

The cheapest way to get from Cheltenham to Liverpool is to bus which costs £14 - £21 and takes 4 h 55 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Cheltenham to Liverpool?

The quickest way to get from Cheltenham to Liverpool is to drive which takes 2 h 21 min and costs £21 - £35.

Is there a direct train between Cheltenham and Liverpool?

No, there is no direct train from Cheltenham to Liverpool. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham Spa and arriving at Liverpool Lime Street via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 44 min.

Is there a direct bus between Cheltenham and Liverpool?

No, there is no direct bus from Cheltenham to Liverpool. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham and arriving at LIVERPOOL, Liverpool One Bus Station via Birmingham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

How long does it take to get from Cheltenham to Liverpool?

It takes approximately 2 h 44 min to get from Cheltenham to Liverpool, including transfers.