There are 3 ways to get from Nottingham to Bourton-on-the-Water by train, bus or car

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Train, line 801 bus  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Cheltenham Spa
  2. Take the line 801 bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Bourton-on-the-Water, Edinburgh Wool Shop 801

$66 - $94

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Nottingham Station Street to Cheltenham National Express

$21 - $25

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Nottingham to Bourton-on-the-Water 91.5 miles

$19 - $29

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Nottingham station to Bourton-on-the-Water. However, there are services departing from Nottingham Station Street and arriving at Bourton-on-the-Water, Edinburgh Wool Shop via Royal Well Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 50 min.

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The distance between Nottingham and Bourton-on-the-Water is 79 miles. The road distance is 91.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Nottingham to Bourton-on-the-Water without a car is to train and line 801 bus which takes 3 h 57 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to get from Nottingham to Bourton-on-the-Water, including transfers.

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Nottingham to Bourton-on-the-Water bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Nottingham Station Street.

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Nottingham to Bourton-on-the-Water bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Cheltenham station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nottingham to Bourton-on-the-Water is 91 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to drive from Nottingham to Bourton-on-the-Water.

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There are 673+ hotels available in Bourton-on-the-Water. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Nottingham to Bourton-on-the-Water.
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  • Distance: 78.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 57 min

What companies run services between Nottingham, England and Bourton-on-the-Water, England?

National Express operates a bus from Nottingham to Bourton-on-the-Water once daily. Tickets cost $13 - $17 and the journey takes 4 h 10 min.

Train operators
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Pulhams Coaches
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.

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+44 08717 818178
Bus from Nottingham Station Street to Cheltenham
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17

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