Getting to Cheltenham

We would love to see you in Cheltenham for the festival. The town is well served by long distance coach services and by national rail services. The coach station is in the heart of the town centre, and the railway station is a 10 minute walk. To accommodate the race, there will be a number of changes to bus routes in the town centre. Please see more information about the travel options available below:

By bus

There are a variety of bus services in and around the town of Cheltenham including Stagecoach and Megabus.

Take a look at the Stagecoach bus map or plan a journey with Stagecoach.

Plan your journey to Cheltenham with Megabus.

By coach

Cheltenham has a number of coach services that travel daily to the town's bus centre. Find out more and plan your journey with National Express.

By train

The Cheltenham Spa Railway Station is easily accessible through Great Western Rail or National Rail Enquiries. The station is also located near a bicycle hire facility as well as a number of bus routes.

Cheltenham Spa Railway station
Queens Road
GL51 8NP

By car

Cheltenham can be accessed through M5 motorway, coming off at Junction 11 and is easily accessible from areas such as Bristol, Birmingham, Cardiff and London.

By air

Gloucestershire Airport located within short distance of the M5 and A40 with easy access to Cheltenham and Gloucestershire.

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