There are 4 ways to get from Chippenham to Melksham by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  9 min

  1. Take the train from Chippenham to Melksham

$3 - $7

Cheapest option

Bus  •  23 min

  1. Take the bus from Chippenham, Charter Road to Melksham, The Bear X34

$2 - $3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chippenham to Melksham 7.4 miles

$18 - $22

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Chippenham to Melksham 7.4 miles

$1 - $3

What companies run services between Chippenham, Wiltshire, England and Melksham, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Chippenham to Melksham every 4 hours. Tickets cost $3 - $7 and the journey takes 9 min. Alternatively, Faresaver operates a bus from Chippenham to Melksham hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 23 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Chippenham to Melksham
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$5 - $9
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $7
Bus operators
Faresaver
Website
faresaver.co.uk
Bus from Chippenham, Charter Road to Melksham, The Bear
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
faresaver.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Chippenham to Melksham
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$18 - $22
A1 Swindon Taxis
Phone
+44 1793 251251
Website
a1swindontaxis.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Chippenham to Melksham?

The distance between Chippenham and Melksham is 10 km. The road distance is 12 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Chippenham to Melksham?

The cheapest way to get from Chippenham to Melksham is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 12 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Chippenham to Melksham?

The quickest way to get from Chippenham to Melksham is to train which takes 9 min and costs £2 - £5.

Is there a direct train between Chippenham and Melksham?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chippenham and arriving at Melksham. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

Is there a direct bus between Chippenham and Melksham?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chippenham, Charter Road and arriving at Melksham, The Bear. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

How long does it take to get from Chippenham to Melksham?

The train from Chippenham to Melksham takes 9 min including transfers and departs every four hours.