Hereford to Cheltenham by train

  • First train
    04:47
  • Last train
    00:09
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 16m
  • Distance
    46 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    37
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 1m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Hereford to Cheltenham by train

Fast trains from Hereford to Cheltenham take around 1 hour and 16 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 46 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Hereford and Cheltenham.

1. Are there direct trains from Hereford to Cheltenham?

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

We usually find around 36 departures on the route from Hereford 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 35 departures.

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

The Hereford to Cheltenham train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 16 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Cheltenham is usually scheduled to depart Hereford around 04:47 and the last train is around 00:09. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Hereford around 05:42, and the last at 22:39.

When to book Hereford 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 Hereford to Cheltenham by train.

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Which train companies operate between Hereford and Cheltenham?

More than one train company operates on the route from Hereford 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
  • London Midland
  • Transport For Wales
  • West Midlands 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.