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

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Plymouth

$87 - $124

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheltenham to Bristol Bus & Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from Cabot Circus to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station Falcon

$51 - $54

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the bus from Exeter, St Davids Station to Tavistock, Bedford Hotel 123

$78 - $108

Drive  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Tavistock 155.1 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Cheltenham to Tavistock station. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham and arriving at Tavistock, Bus Station via Cabot Circus and Plymouth City Centre, Royal Parade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 19 min.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Tavistock is 130 miles. The road distance is 155.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Tavistock without a car is to train which takes 3 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Cheltenham to Tavistock, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Tavistock is to train which takes 3 h 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 19 min.

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Cheltenham to Tavistock bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, arrive at Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cheltenham to Tavistock is 155 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 35 min to drive from Cheltenham to Tavistock.

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There are 700+ hotels available in Tavistock. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to Tavistock.
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  • Distance: 129.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Cheltenham to Tavistock every 3 hours. Tickets cost $75 - $120 and the journey takes 2 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cheltenham to Tavistock via Bristol Bus & Coach Station, Cabot Circus, Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station, and Plymouth City Centre, Royal Parade in around 6 h 19 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $75
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $110
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $80
Bus operators
Tavistock Country Bus
Phone
07580 260683
Website
tavistockcountrybus.co.uk
Bus from Exeter, St Davids Station to Tavistock, Bedford Hotel
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
tavistockcountrybus.co.uk
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
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cabot Circus to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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