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Cheltenham to Basingstoke by train

  • First train
    05:30
  • Last train
    22:53
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 48m
  • Distance
    99 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    29
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 40m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Cheltenham to Basingstoke by train

Fast trains from Cheltenham to Basingstoke take around 1 hour and 48 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 99 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cheltenham and Basingstoke.

1. Are there direct trains from Cheltenham to Basingstoke?

Journeys between Cheltenham and Basingstoke usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 28 departures on the route from Cheltenham to Basingstoke 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 26 departures.

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

The Cheltenham to Basingstoke train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 48 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Basingstoke is usually scheduled to depart Cheltenham around 05:53 and the last train is around 22:53. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cheltenham around 05:30, and the last at 23:15.

When to book Cheltenham to Basingstoke 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 Cheltenham to Basingstoke by train.

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Which train companies operate between Cheltenham and Basingstoke?

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

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

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

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.