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There are 4 ways to get from Peterborough to Malmesbury by train, bus 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.

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Train, bus via Swindon, Bus Station

  1. Take the train from Peterborough to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Swindon
  3. Take the bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Malmesbury, Cross Hayes

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Peterborough to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Malmesbury

2 alternative options

Train

  1. Take the train from Peterborough to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Cheltenham Spa
  3. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Swindon

Drive

  1. Drive from Peterborough to Malmesbury

Peterborough to Malmesbury by train and bus

The journey time between Peterborough and Malmesbury is around 3h 37m and covers a distance of around 175 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 30 min. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 15m. Operated by LNER, Thameslink, Great Northern and others, the Peterborough to Malmesbury service departs from Peterborough and arrives in Malmesbury, Cross Hayes. Typically 70 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
3h 7m
Layover time:
30 min
Total time:
3h 37m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3h 15m
Journey distance:
175 miles
Services per week:
70
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
17 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
03:24
Last service departs at:
16:29

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Peterborough to Malmesbury train and bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Peterborough to Malmesbury is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Peterborough to Malmesbury is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2h 23m.

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The distance between Peterborough and Malmesbury is 105 miles. The road distance is 128.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Peterborough to Malmesbury without a car is to train and bus via Swindon, Bus Station which takes 4h 8m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 8m to get from Peterborough to Malmesbury, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Peterborough to Malmesbury is 128 miles. It takes approximately 2h 23m to drive from Peterborough to Malmesbury.

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Map of how to get from Peterborough to Malmesbury.
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  • Distance: 104.7 miles
  • Duration: 4h 8m

What companies run services between Peterborough, England and Malmesbury, England?

You can take a train from Peterborough to Malmesbury via Birmingham New Street, Cheltenham Spa, Swindon, and Swindon, Bus Station in around 6h 22m.

Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £110
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£10 - £14
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £70
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£70 - £110
Thameslink
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Swindon
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£28 - £35
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£28 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£45 - £65
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Swindon
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£17 - £21
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£17 - £21
Anytime Day 1st Class
£29 - £40
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£50 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£110 - £160
Train from Birmingham New Street to Cheltenham Spa
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£80 - £120
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
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Malmesbury
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express

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