There are 3 ways to get from Cheltenham to Nottingham by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Nottingham

$55 - $90

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheltenham to NOTTINGHAM, Station Street National Express

$14 - $19

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Nottingham 102.8 miles

$22 - $35

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Cheltenham to Nottingham hourly. Tickets cost $55 - $90 and the journey takes 2 h 2 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Cheltenham to Nottingham twice daily. Tickets cost $14 - $19 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min.

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Cheltenham to Nottingham?

The distance between Cheltenham and Nottingham is 133 km. The road distance is 165 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Cheltenham to Nottingham is to bus which costs £10 - £13 and takes 4 h 15 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Cheltenham to Nottingham is to drive which takes 1 h 45 min and costs £15 - £23.

Is there a direct train between Cheltenham and Nottingham?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cheltenham Spa and arriving at Nottingham. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

Is there a direct bus between Cheltenham and Nottingham?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cheltenham and arriving at NOTTINGHAM, Station Street. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

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

The train from Cheltenham Spa to Nottingham takes 2 h 2 min including transfers and departs hourly.