There are 5 ways to get from Cheltenham to West Drayton by train, bus or car

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Train via Swindon  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Swindon
  2. Take the train from Swindon to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to West Drayton

$57 - $116

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Bus via Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East (Stop C6)  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street East (Stop C6) 853
  2. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 LHR|the airline

$29 - $35

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to West Drayton

$58 - $104

Bus National Express  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheltenham to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express

$34 - $39

Drive  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to West Drayton 85 miles

$18 - $27

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Cheltenham to West Drayton. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham and arriving at West Drayton, Berberis Walk via Heathrow Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cheltenham to West Drayton. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham Spa and arriving at West Drayton via Swindon and Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 6 min.

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The distance between Cheltenham and West Drayton is 75 miles. The road distance is 85 miles.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to West Drayton without a car is to train which takes 2 h 6 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 6 min to get from Cheltenham to West Drayton, including transfers.

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

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Cheltenham to West Drayton train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Cheltenham Spa station.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to West Drayton is to train which takes 2 h 6 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 27 min.

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Cheltenham to West Drayton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Heathrow Airport London T2,3 station.

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Cheltenham to West Drayton train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at West Drayton station.

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to West Drayton.
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  • Distance: 74.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 6 min

What companies run services between Cheltenham, England and West Drayton, Greater London, England?

You can take a train from Cheltenham to West Drayton via Swindon and Reading in around 2 h 6 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Cheltenham to West Drayton every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Swindon
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Swindon
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $45
Train from Swindon to Reading
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $40
Train from Reading to West Drayton
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $14
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $22
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $85
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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
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 (Stop C6)
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14
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 Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Cheltenham to West Drayton is 85 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 31 min to drive from Cheltenham to West Drayton.

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