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

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Train, bus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Taunton
  2. Take the bus from Taunton Station South Side to Watchet, Paper Mill 28 / ...

$60 - $85

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheltenham to Taunton National Express
  2. Take the bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Watchet, Paper Mill 28 / ...

$19 - $23

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Watchet 90.6 miles

$19 - $29

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Cheltenham to Watchet. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham and arriving at Watchet, Paper Mill via Taunton, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 20 min.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Watchet is 74 miles. The road distance is 90.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Watchet without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to get from Cheltenham to Watchet, including transfers.

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

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Cheltenham to Watchet bus services, operated by Buses of Somerset, arrive at Watchet, Paper Mill station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cheltenham to Watchet is 91 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to drive from Cheltenham to Watchet.

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There are 432+ hotels available in Watchet. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to Watchet.
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  • Distance: 73.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 30 min

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

You can take a bus from Cheltenham to Watchet via Taunton and Taunton, Bus Station in around 4 h 20 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Bus operators
Buses of Somerset
Website
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Taunton Station South Side to Watchet, Paper Mill
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Watchet, Paper Mill
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Hatch Green Coaches
Website
hatchgreencoaches.co.uk
Bus from Taunton Station Bridge to Watchet, Paper Mill
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
hatchgreencoaches.co.uk
Bus from Taunton, The Parade to Watchet, Paper Mill
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
hatchgreencoaches.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 Taunton
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com

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