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

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Train  •  3h 14m

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

$92 - $130

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Bus, train  •  5h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Gloucester, Transport Hub to Hereford, Railway Station 33
  2. Take the train from Hereford to Chirk

$67 - $92

3 alternative options

Bus, line 70 bus  •  4h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Cheltenham to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Shrewsbury
  3. Take the line 70 bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station to Oswestry, Bear Hotel 70 / ...

$69 - $86

Drive  •  2h 5m

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Llangollen 121.8 miles

$26 - $40

Train, fly  •  3h 14m

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Chester (CEG) BRS - CEG

$224 - $385

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The cheapest way to get from Cheltenham to Llangollen is to drive which costs £20 - £29 and takes 2h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Cheltenham to Llangollen is to drive which costs £20 - £29 and takes 2h 5m.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Llangollen is 88 miles. The road distance is 121.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Llangollen without a car is to train which takes 3h 14m and costs £70 - £100.

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It takes approximately 3h 14m to get from Cheltenham to Llangollen, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Llangollen is to train which takes 3h 14m and costs £70 - £100. Alternatively, you can bus and line 70 bus, which costs £50 - £70 and takes 4h 59m.

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The quickest flight from Bristol Airport to Chester Airport is the direct flight which takes 45m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cheltenham to Llangollen is 122 miles. It takes approximately 2h 5m to drive from Cheltenham to Llangollen.

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Germania offers flights from Bristol Airport to Chester Airport.

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There are 445+ hotels available in Llangollen. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to Llangollen.
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  • Distance: 87.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 14m

What companies run services between Cheltenham, England and Llangollen, Wales?

You can take a train from Cheltenham to Llangollen via Birmingham New Street and Chirk in around 3h 14m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cheltenham to Llangollen via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Shrewsbury, Shrewsbury, Bus Station, and Oswestry, Bear Hotel in around 4h 59m.

Airlines
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Bristol to Chester
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $210
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
42m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Chirk
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from Hereford to Chirk
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
First Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $45
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
1h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
National Express
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station to Oswestry, Bear Hotel
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester, Transport Hub to Hereford, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
Stagecoach West

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