Planned rail strikes - We expect our services to be very busy & strongly recommend you buy tickets in advance. For more information, visit our service updates page.


The Festival 2023

Catch all the action from the biggest weekend in Jump racing

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Children under 14 years of age are not permitted to travel without being accompanied throughout the journey by a responsible person aged 16 years or over.
Children aged 14 - 15 years old may travel unaccompanied, as from 5am, arriving at their booked destination no later than 10pm. Unaccompanied children will be asked for proof of age or a signed letter of permission from their parent/guardian. (sms or chat based messages are not permissible)

One infant aged 0-2 travels free when accompanied by an adult with a valid ticket. Additional infants aged 0-2 must be paid for. If you are travelling with more than 1 infant aged 0-2, please book the additional infant as 'Children (3-15).


Travel by coach to Cheltenham Festival

Cheltenham Racecourse

14-17 March 2023

Horses and riders are gearing up for one of the highlights of the sporting calendar - the 2023 Cheltenham Festival. Book your coach travel now from locations across the UK direct to Cheltenham racecourse.

For more information please visit the official Cheltenham Festival Website.

Book travel & enclosure ticket packages

You can now buy your return coach travel and Cheltenham Festival enclosure tickets in one package using the journey planner above.*

Take a look below at what you can expect from the different enclosure options.

  • Club - Cheltenham's premium offering
    Enjoy access to all public areas, including The Guinness Village, The Orchard™ and The Shopping Village, incredible views from the main grandstand, lawn, or Winning Post, and plenty of live music.

  • Tattersalls - The perfect middle ground
    Take in excellent views from multiple areas of the course, including the Parade Ring. Enjoy access to plenty of food and drink stalls and a host of other entertainment areas.

  • Best Mate - For an affordable atmosphere like no other
    Get access to arguably the best viewing points of the course for less, then take advantage of top-class betting facilities, great food and drink and plenty of live bands and DJs.

*Please note: Cheltenham event tickets that are purchased as part of a package will be sent to you at least two weeks before the festival.

Book your travel to Cheltenham Festival now, Pay Later

Spread the cost of your Cheltenham travel over four interest-free payments, due every 2 weeks. Just choose your journey and select Clearpay as your payment method at checkout! 

Why travel by coach

  • Return coach travel from as little as £27
  • The most environmentally friendly way to travel to events
  • Arrive from 10.15am each day of the festival
  • Return coaches leave the festival at 19.00pm daily

Clearpay lends you a fixed amount of credit to allow you to pay for your purchase over 4 instalments, due every two weeks. To be eligible for credit from Clearpay, you must be a permanent UK resident (excl Channel Islands), aged 18+. Further eligibility criteria and T&Cs apply. Clearpay Finance Ltd.

Make sure you can make your repayments on time by each due date to avoid late fees. Not paying on time will lead to a late fee of £6, and, if your order is more than £24, a further late fee of £6 if it is still overdue after 7 days. If you fail to pay on time, your Clearpay debt may be passed to a debt collection agency and this may affect your ability to use Clearpay in the future.

We encourage you to use Clearpay responsibly.

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