There are 4 ways to get from Cheltenham to Roman Baths by train, bus or car

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Train via Bristol Temple Meads  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Bath Spa

$43 - $95

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Bus  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheltenham to Bristol Bus & Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Bath City Centre, James Street West 37 / ...

$11 - $15

2 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Bath Spa

$35 - $70

Drive  •  59 min

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Roman Baths 54.8 miles

$11 - $17

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No, there is no direct bus from Cheltenham to Roman Baths. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham and arriving at Bath City Centre, James Street West via Bristol, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cheltenham Spa and arriving at Bath Spa. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 1 h 19 min.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Roman Baths is 38 miles. The road distance is 54.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Roman Baths without a car is to train which takes 1 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to get from Cheltenham to Roman Baths, including transfers.

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Cheltenham to Roman Baths bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Cheltenham station.

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

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Roman Baths is to train which takes 1 h 5 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 8 min.

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Cheltenham to Roman Baths bus services, operated by First, arrive at Bath City Centre, James Street West station.

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Cheltenham to Roman Baths train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Bath Spa station.

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to Roman Baths.
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  • Distance: 38 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 5 min

What companies run services between Cheltenham, England and Roman Baths, England?

You can take a train from Cheltenham to Roman Baths via Bristol Temple Meads and Bath Spa in around 1 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cheltenham to Roman Baths via Bristol Bus & Coach Station, Bristol, Bus Station, and Bath City Centre, James Street West in around 2 h 8 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Bath Spa
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $30
Anytime Single
$26 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$10 - $15
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Bath Spa
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Bath Spa
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $11
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Bath Spa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $70
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 Bristol Bus & Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Cheltenham to Roman Baths is 55 miles. It takes approximately 59 min to drive from Cheltenham to Roman Baths.

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There are 1003+ hotels available in Roman Baths. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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