There are 5 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cheltenham Racecourse Station by bus, train, car or towncar

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Bus National Express  •  2 h 46 min

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

$33 - $40

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Bus Oxford Bus Company  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Gloucester Green Bus Station OXF|the airline
  2. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, St Giles (o/s Ashmolean) to Royal Well Bus Station 853

$30 - $36

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Swindon
  2. Take the train from Swindon to Cheltenham Spa

$92 - $170

Drive  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cheltenham Racecourse Station 86.9 miles

$18 - $27

Towncar  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to Cheltenham Racecourse Station 86.9 miles

$200 - $290

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cheltenham Racecourse Station. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and arriving at Cheltenham, Racecourse Roundabout via Cheltenham, Clarence Parade arrival. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 46 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Cheltenham Racecourse Station is 76 miles. The road distance is 86.9 miles.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cheltenham Racecourse Station without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cheltenham Racecourse Station, including transfers.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cheltenham Racecourse Station bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 station.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cheltenham Racecourse Station is to bus which takes 2 h 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 46 min.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cheltenham Racecourse Station bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Cheltenham station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cheltenham Racecourse Station is 87 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cheltenham Racecourse Station.

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There are 658+ hotels available in Cheltenham Racecourse Station. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cheltenham Racecourse Station.
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  • Distance: 76.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 46 min

What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Cheltenham Racecourse Station, England?

National Express operates a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cheltenham Racecourse Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cheltenham Racecourse Station via London Paddington, Swindon, Cheltenham Spa, Lansdown, Cheltenham Spa Rail Stn, and Cheltenham, Racecourse Roundabout in around 3 h 46 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Swindon
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Swindon to Cheltenham Spa
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $45
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Swindon to Cheltenham Spa
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Cheltenham
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Gloucester Green Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Swanbrook Coaches
Phone
1452 712386
Email
enquiries@swanbrook.co.uk
Website
swanbrook.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, St Giles (o/s Ashmolean) to Royal Well Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
swanbrook.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Cheltenham Racecourse Station
Estimated price
$200 - $290

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