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Bus Cheltenham to Birmingham: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Planning to travel from Cheltenham to Birmingham? Sometimes it can be hard to know where to start - but that's where Virail comes in. Our powerful search engine will explore all the options available for your trip, combing through more than 2000 transport companies all over the globe. All you have to do is enter your travel dates. In an instant, we'll show you a thorough list of possible routes, with all the information you need to make your decision. Choose from buses, trains, and more, connecting or direct, one-way or round trip - whatever you prefer. When you see your results, select your chosen option and Virail will redirect you to the provider's website, where you can complete your booking. Let us do the legwork for you, and you can just sit back and enjoy your trip.

How much does it cost to get from Cheltenham to Birmingham by bus?

On average, a bus ticket from Cheltenham to Birmingham will cost you £ 17.60. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as £ 5.84. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

Cheltenham to Birmingham by bus

Best price £ 5.84
Journey duration 1 h 22 min
Connections per day 15
First departure 07:30
Last departure 20:00
Distance 41 mi
Departure Cheltenham
Arrival Birmingham
Carriers National Express, Eurolines CH, Megabus

Route Summary by Bus

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£ 5.84
Maximum price
£ 24.40

Cheltenham - Birmingham


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By Train

£ 33.67

Saturday, June 4th 2022
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Cheltenham Spa - Birmingham New Street
21:59 - 22:45
Cross Country
CO2: 0.19kg
By Bus

£ 6.57

Saturday, June 4th 2022
Cheltenham Arle Court Gloucester Rd - Birmingham Brunel Street
15:10 - 16:10
CO2: 2.32kg

How long is the journey from Cheltenham to Birmingham by bus?

The journey from Cheltenham to Birmingham covers a distance of 41 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 1 h 22 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 1 h. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Cheltenham to Birmingham faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

When do the first and last departures from Cheltenham to Birmingham leave?

The first journey of the day departs from Cheltenham at 07:30. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 20:00. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Cheltenham and Birmingham. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

How many journeys from Cheltenham to Birmingham take place each day?

The exact number of journeys from Cheltenham to Birmingham can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 15 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including National Express, Eurolines CH and Megabus. On particularly busy days, there can be up to 22 departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Cheltenham to Birmingham. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Cheltenham to Birmingham varies, but in general, you can expect to find 15 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 0 journeys with one change or more.


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