Salisbury to Cheltenham by train

  • First train
    06:02
  • Last train
    20:40
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 58m
  • Distance
    94 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    22
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 17m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Salisbury to Cheltenham by train

Fast trains from Salisbury to Cheltenham take around 1 hour and 58 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 94 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Salisbury and Cheltenham.

1. Are there direct trains from Salisbury to Cheltenham?

Journeys between Salisbury and Cheltenham usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.

We usually find around 23 departures on the route from Salisbury to Cheltenham every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 22 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Salisbury to Cheltenham?

The Salisbury to Cheltenham train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 58 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Salisbury to Cheltenham train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Cheltenham is usually scheduled to depart Salisbury around 06:02 and the last train is around 20:40. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Salisbury around 06:07, and the last at 22:04.

When to book Salisbury to Cheltenham train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Salisbury to Cheltenham by train.

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Which train companies operate between Salisbury and Cheltenham?

More than one train company operates on the route from Salisbury to Cheltenham, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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