Birmingham to Bath train

Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Bath

Showing times and prices for 29 Jun

Cheapest

£32

Average

£64

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cross Country
11:12Birmingham1h51 13:03Bath
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£321One-way
Great Western Railway
09:55Birmingham2h56 12:51Bath
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£371One-way
Cross Country
09:42Birmingham1h59 11:41Bath
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£751One-way
Cross Country
10:12Birmingham2h22 12:34Bath
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£751One-way
Cross Country
09:12Birmingham1h49 11:01Bath
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£761One-way

Train schedule Birmingham to Bath

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 29 June
Cross Country
06:12Birmingham1h59 08:11Bath
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Cross Country
09:12Birmingham1h49 11:01Bath
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Cross Country
09:42Birmingham1h59 11:41Bath
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Great Western Railway
09:55Birmingham2h56 12:51Bath
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Cross Country
10:12Birmingham2h22 12:34Bath
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Cross Country
11:12Birmingham1h51 13:03Bath
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Cross Country
15:42Birmingham1h54 17:36Bath
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Fastest train times from Birmingham to Bath

Showing times and prices for 29 Jun

Fastest Journey

1 h 49 m

Average

2 h 7 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

127 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Birmingham for Bath every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
09:12Birmingham1h49 11:01Bath
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£761One-way
Cross Country
11:12Birmingham1h51 13:03Bath
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£321One-way
Cross Country
15:42Birmingham1h54 17:36Bath
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£771One-way
Cross Country
06:12Birmingham1h59 08:11Bath
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£791One-way
Cross Country
09:42Birmingham1h59 11:41Bath
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£751One-way

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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Bath

distanceDistance78 miles (126 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 59 min
priceAverage train ticket price£33 (€37)
frequencyTrain frequency19 a day
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carriersTrain providersCross Country

Trains from Birmingham to Bath cover the 78 miles (126 km) long route taking on average 1 h 59 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 19 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £25, but the average price of train tickets is £33. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Bath Spa.

Train providers: CrossCountry trains Birmingham to Bath

Travel to Bath from Birmingham from £25 with Omio’s train partners CrossCountry! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Bath from Birmingham you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Omio helps you compare and book the perfect train with CrossCountry from Birmingham to Bath for a smooth and relaxing journey. Check the latest CrossCountry train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, take a look at the travel information for the Birmingham to Bath train with CrossCountry (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your Birmingham - Bath route and then book a cheap train ticket with ease. The distance between Birmingham and Bath by train is 78 miles (126 km). You can book tickets for this CrossCountry train for as low as £25 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for CrossCountry tickets between Birmingham and Bath in the Omio app, you can also check whether they are mobile tickets quickly and easily. If they are mobile tickets, then you can go paperless when taking a train. Book that perfect CrossCountry Birmingham - Bath train ticket online and enjoy your trip!

CrossCountry from Birmingham to Bath train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 15 min
  • Average Price: £25
  • CrossCountry frequency: 19 a day

Train from Birmingham to Bath: Journey Details

Taking the train from Birmingham to Bath is a lengthy journey of between 6 and 8 hours, operated by Virgin Trains, CrossCountry and South West Trains. The longest journey involves one change at Bristol Temple Meads. Other routes change at Carlisle, Wolverhampton, London, Glasgow or Bristol. The first departure from Birmingham Central early in the morning. The last train departs in the early evening, however, ​there are later departures on overnight sleeper trains. A reduced service operates on Saturdays and Sundays.

Return journeys for trains from Bath to Birmingham are also available.

Taking the Train from Glasgow

Glasgow Central Station is a listed Victorian building on the banks of the River Clyde, within walking distance of the city centre. Although not on the underground system, this can be accessed by crossing the river bridge to Bridge Street Station. A large suburban train network operates into Glasgow Central. Frequent city centre buses are run by First Glasgow while buses to outlying areas are operated by McGills and Stagecoach. Taxis are also available at the station.

Getting into Bath by Train

Bath is a beautiful and compact city with much evidence of its Roman, Medieval and Georgian past. The city has shopping areas, a lively nightlife and is surrounded by the rolling countryside of Somerset and the Cotswolds. Landmarks in the city that should be visited are the Roman Baths, Bath Abbey, the Royal Crescent and the Jane Austen Centre.

Bath Spa Station was designed by Isambard Kingdom Brunel and is located in the heart of the city centre. All tourist attractions can be accessed on foot. Taxis and local buses depart from outside the station; however, local buses are not very frequent, but the hop-on, hop off tourist bus provides a reliable way of reaching all of Bath's main tourist attractions.

Travel Tips: Trains from Birmingham to Bath

Travel by train to Bath easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Birmingham to Bath.
FAQs
You can find a cheap train from Birmingham to Bath for some dates and times for as low as £25  one way in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket between Birmingham and Bath is £33  one way.
You should expect to travel around 78 miles (126 km)  between Birmingham and Bath by train.
The train time from Birmingham to Bath is on average 1 h 59 min  for the 78 miles (126 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Bath from Birmingham by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street   and arrive in Bath Spa.

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Birmingham New Street and need to travel around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Bath most often arrive at Bath Spa and need to travel around 0.1 miles (137 m) from this train station to the city centre.

For the best Birmingham to Bath train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Cross Country. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Bath from Birmingham to compare what amenities they may offer.
The average number of trains departing Birmingham for Bath is 19 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train for this trip departs from Birmingham at 04: 37. The last train leaves from Birmingham at 21: 12. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Birmingham to Bath and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
The price of a one way train ticket from Birmingham to Bath is on average £33 if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets to Bath from Birmingham available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Birmingham
Bath
The major railway station for departures from Birmingham is Birmingham New Street. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Birmingham New Street for your trip between Birmingham and Bath.
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Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
Public transport options for Birmingham New Street
Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
Onward travel information: There are nearby bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street Most buses are wheelchair accessible. ********************************************************************************************************** For information go to the local travel information office by the Stephenson Street entrance. Alternatively, visit Transport for West Midlands, or call 0121 214 7214.
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Public transport options for Birmingham Moor Street
Location for Rail Replacement Services: This station is not usually served by rail replacement buses, due to difficult road access. Replacement buses stop at Birmingham Snow Hill station.
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Public transport options for Birmingham International
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement coach services can be found at the front of the station opposite the entrance to the long stay car park.

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