There are 6 ways to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Cheltenham by train, bus, car or towncar

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  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to Leicester
  2. Take the train from Leicester to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Cheltenham Spa

$98 - $155

Cheapest option

Bus via Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from London Luton Airport to Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green 737
  2. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Swindon, Bus Station 66
  3. Take the bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Cheltenham, Imperial Square 51

$26 - $34

4 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from London Luton Airport to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Cheltenham National Express

$38 - $51

Bus via Oxford City Centre, St Giles (o/s Ashmolean)  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from London Luton Airport to Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, St Giles (o/s Ashmolean) to Royal Well Bus Station 853

$29 - $34

Drive  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Cheltenham 100 miles

$21 - $35

Towncar  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take a town car from London Luton Airport to Cheltenham 100 miles

$230 - $320

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Cheltenham is to drive which costs £16 - £25 and takes 1 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Cheltenham is to drive which costs £16 - £25 and takes 1 h 49 min.

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The distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) and Cheltenham is 73 miles. The road distance is 100 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Cheltenham, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Cheltenham. However, there are services departing from London Luton Airport and arriving at Cheltenham via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Cheltenham. However, there are services departing from Luton Airport Parkway and arriving at Cheltenham Spa via Leicester and Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 7 min.

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Map of how to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Cheltenham.
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  • Distance: 73.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 7 min

What companies run services between London Luton Airport (LTN), England and Cheltenham, England?

You can take a train from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Cheltenham via Leicester and Birmingham New Street in around 3 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Cheltenham via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 in around 4 h 20 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to Leicester
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $23
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $65
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Leicester to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Birmingham New Street to Cheltenham Spa
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Luton Airport to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Cheltenham
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Luton Airport to Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com
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
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Swindon, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Cheltenham, Imperial Square
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Luton Airport to Cheltenham
Estimated price
$230 - $320

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