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There are 4 ways to get from Cheltenham to Rayleigh by train 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 via Bristol Parkway  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Parkway
  2. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to London Paddington
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Rayleigh

$99 - $188

Cheapest option

Train  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Rayleigh

$83 - $143

2 alternative options

Train #2  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Stansted Airport

$85 - $140

Drive  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Rayleigh 139.9 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Cheltenham to Rayleigh is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cheltenham to Rayleigh is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2 h 25 min.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Rayleigh is 118 miles. The road distance is 139.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Rayleigh without a car is to train which takes 3 h 35 min and costs £75 - £150.

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It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to get from Cheltenham to Rayleigh, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cheltenham to Rayleigh is 140 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to drive from Cheltenham to Rayleigh.

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There are 282+ hotels available in Rayleigh. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to Rayleigh.
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  • Distance: 117.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 35 min

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

You can take a train from Cheltenham to Rayleigh via Bristol Parkway, London Paddington, Lancaster Gate station, Liverpool Street station, and London Liverpool Street in around 3 h 35 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $85
Anytime Single
$85 - $140
Off-Peak Single
$90 - $130
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from Bristol Parkway to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $110
Train from Cheltenham Spa to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $120

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