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There are 5 ways to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 to Malmesbury by bus, train or car

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir
  2. Take the train from Reading to Swindon
  3. Take the bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Malmesbury, Cross Hayes

4 alternative options

Train, line 92 bus

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Chippenham
  2. Take the line 92 bus from Chippenham, Railway Station Approach to Malmesbury, Cross Hayes

Bus, line 92 bus

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Chippenham
  2. Take the line 92 bus from Chippenham, Town Bridge to Malmesbury, Cross Hayes

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates
  2. Take the bus from Faringdon, Market Place to Swindon, Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Malmesbury, Cross Hayes

Drive

  1. Drive from Heathrow Terminal 5 to Malmesbury

Heathrow Terminal 5 to Malmesbury by walk, bus and train

The journey time between Heathrow Terminal 5 and Malmesbury is around 2h 28m and covers a distance of around 89 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 15 min. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 17m. Operated by First, First Great Western Service, Great Northern and others, the Heathrow Terminal 5 to Malmesbury service departs from Heathrow Terminal 5 and arrives in Malmesbury, Cross Hayes. Typically 65 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 12m
Layover time:
15 min
Total time:
2h 28m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 17m
Journey distance:
89 miles
Services per week:
65
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
12 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:18
Last service departs at:
17:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Heathrow Terminal 5 to Malmesbury walk, bus and train schedules

Heathrow Terminal 5 → Malmesbury
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Malmesbury is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Malmesbury is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Malmesbury is 1 metre.

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Last updated: 19 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 to Malmesbury is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1h 24m.

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The fastest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 to Malmesbury is to drive. Taking this option will cost £12 - £19 and takes 1h 24m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Heathrow Terminal 5 to Malmesbury. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 and arriving at Malmesbury, Cross Hayes via Gloucester Green Bus Station, Faringdon, Market Place and Swindon, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 18m.

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The distance between Heathrow Terminal 5 and Malmesbury is 70 miles. The road distance is 80.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 to Malmesbury without a car is to bus and train which takes 3h 19m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 19m to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 to Malmesbury, including transfers.

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Heathrow Terminal 5 to Malmesbury bus services, operated by Oxford Bus Company, depart from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 station.

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Heathrow Terminal 5 to Malmesbury bus services, operated by Coachstyle, arrive at Malmesbury, Cross Hayes station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Heathrow Terminal 5 to Malmesbury is 80 miles. It takes approximately 1h 24m to drive from Heathrow Terminal 5 to Malmesbury.

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  • Distance: 70 miles
  • Duration: 3h 19m

What companies run services between Heathrow Terminal 5, England and Malmesbury, England?

You can take a bus from Heathrow Terminal 5 to Malmesbury via Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3, Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Chippenham, and Chippenham, Town Bridge in around 4h 24m.

Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Swindon
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£16 - £21
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£16 - £21
Anytime Day 1st Class
£28 - £40
Train from London Paddington to Chippenham
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£30 - £45
Anytime Day 1st Class
£55 - £80
Bus operators
Coachstyle
Phone
01249 782224
Email
mail@coachstyle.ltd.uk
Website
coachstyle.ltd.uk
Bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Malmesbury, Cross Hayes
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Coachstyle
Bus from Chippenham, Railway Station Approach to Malmesbury, Cross Hayes
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Coachstyle
Bus from Chippenham, Town Bridge to Malmesbury, Cross Hayes
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Coachstyle
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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Chippenham
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Faringdon, Market Place to Swindon, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach West

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