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There are 5 ways to get from Cheltenham to Royal Tunbridge Wells by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Charing Cross to Tunbridge Wells

$86 - $147

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Bus National Express  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheltenham to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Tunbridge Wells National Express / ...

$20 - $27

3 alternative options

Train via Bristol Parkway  •  3 h 43 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 Charing Cross to Tunbridge Wells

$102 - $193

Bus Oxford Bus Company  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East 853
  2. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from Three Bridges Station to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial 291

$42 - $46

Drive  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Royal Tunbridge Wells 139.4 miles

$29 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Cheltenham to Royal Tunbridge Wells is to bus which costs £15 - £22 and takes 5 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cheltenham to Royal Tunbridge Wells is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cheltenham to Royal Tunbridge Wells. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham and arriving at Tunbridge Wells via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 50 min.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Royal Tunbridge Wells is 114 miles. The road distance is 139.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Royal Tunbridge Wells without a car is to train which takes 3 h 31 min and costs £65 - £120.

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It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to get from Cheltenham to Royal Tunbridge Wells, including transfers.

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Cheltenham to Royal Tunbridge Wells bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Cheltenham station.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Royal Tunbridge Wells is to train which takes 3 h 31 min and costs £65 - £120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £15 - £22 and takes 5 h 50 min.

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Cheltenham to Royal Tunbridge Wells bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Tunbridge Wells station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cheltenham to Royal Tunbridge Wells is 139 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 27 min to drive from Cheltenham to Royal Tunbridge Wells.

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to Royal Tunbridge Wells.
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  • Distance: 114.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 31 min

What companies run services between Cheltenham, England and Royal Tunbridge Wells, England?

You can take a train from Cheltenham to Royal Tunbridge Wells via London Paddington, Paddington station, Charing Cross station, and London Charing Cross in around 3 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cheltenham to Royal Tunbridge Wells via London Victoria Coach Station in around 5 h 50 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
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
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
Southeastern
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 London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Tunbridge Wells
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
National Express
Swanbrook Coaches
Phone
1452 712386
Email
enquiries@swanbrook.co.uk
Website
swanbrook.co.uk
Bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
swanbrook.co.uk
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Metrobus
Phone
+44 1293 449191
Email
info@metrobus.co.uk
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Three Bridges Station to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
metrobus.co.uk

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