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Cheap train tickets from Oxford to Bath

Showing times and prices for 14 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Oxford to Bath is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Great Western Railway
10:291h18
Oxford
11:47Bath
£241One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
10:091h09
Oxford
11:18Bath
£241One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
12:321h17
Oxford
13:49Bath
£251One-way
0 changes

Train timetableOxford to Bath

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 14 June
Great Western Railway
10:291h18
Oxford
11:47Bath
0 changes
Great Western Railway
10:091h09
Oxford
11:18Bath
0 changes
Great Western Railway
12:321h17
Oxford
13:49Bath
0 changes

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Train times from Oxford to Bath

Showing times and prices for 14 Jun

Fastest Journey

1 h 9 m

Average

1 h 14 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

87 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Oxford for Bath every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Great Western Railway
10:091h09
Oxford
11:18Bath
£241One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
12:321h17
Oxford
13:49Bath
£251One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
10:291h18
Oxford
11:47Bath
£241One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Oxford to Bath

distanceDistance53 miles
durationAverage train duration55 min
priceAverage train ticket price£25 (€28)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesGreat Western Rail or CrossCountry

Trains from Oxford to Bath cover the 53 miles long trip taking on average 55 min with our travel partners like Great Western Rail or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £25, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £17. Travellers depart most frequently from Oxford and arrive in Bath Spa.

Train companies: Great Western Rail and CrossCountry trains Oxford to Bath

Travel to Bath from Oxford from £23 with Omio’s train partners Great Western Rail and CrossCountry! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

Great Western Railway is a train operating company in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London Paddington to the West of England, South Wales and the Cotswolds. It also operates services from London Paddington to Oxford, Reading and Bristol. It offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, Off-Peak and Super Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, air conditioning and catering services. The most popular routes for Great Western Railway are London Paddington to Bristol, Reading and Oxford.

Oxford to Bath train information with Great Western Rail:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 9 min
  • Cheapest Price: £23

Trains from Oxford to Bath

The train service from Oxford to Bath is provided by Great Western Railway. On some departures, this is in conjunction with CrossCountry. The quickest route takes just over an hour while other departures can take up to one hour and 30 minutes, depending on the route taken and the transfer time at connecting stations. Trains depart from Oxford Station and complete their journey at Bath Spa Station.

Oxford to Bath train time: daily departures

From Monday to Friday there are at least 36 departures every day on the route from Oxford to Bath. The first departure is in the early hours of the morning with the last train leaving Oxford shortly after 11:00 p.m. During the late evening and the early hours of the morning there is one departure an hour while there are up to three trains an hour throughout the rest of the day. There is a slightly reduced service on Saturdays and Sundays.

How long is the journey by train from Oxford to Bath?

The journey from Oxford to Bath takes from just over one hour to approximately one hour 30 minutes. There are no direct trains, all routes require one connection. During the day this is usually made at Didcot Parkway while for some early morning and late evening departures, transfers are made at Reading. 

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Oxford to Bath?

Departure train station: trains from Oxford to Bath depart from Oxford Station which is just 15 minutes on foot from the town centre. There are also taxis and local bus services at the station. The station's two platforms are accessed by stairs or lift. There is a small concourse with a ticket office, ticket machines, cafe, kiosk shops and toilets including an accessible toilet. There is car parking as well as extensive bicycle storage.

Arrival train station: train services from Oxford complete their journey at Bath Spa Station. This is adjacent to the River Avon and just a short walk from Bath's shopping centre and tourist attractions. The station has a car park and is served by buses and taxis. There is step-free access to all areas including the two platforms. Other facilities include accessible toilets, a ticket office with machines, cafes, kiosk shops and a tourist office.

Which train companies travel from Oxford to Bath?

All trains from Oxford to Bath are either operated solely by Great Western Railway or by Great Western Railway in conjunction with CrossCountry.

Great Western Railway Oxford to Bath

For some services, the entire route is operated by Great Western Railway using modern trains with comfortable carriages. The first part of the route from Oxford to Didcot Parkway or Reading station takes approximately 20 minutes while the high-speed onward journey takes less than an hour.

CrossCountry Oxford to Didcot Parkway or Reading

On some routes from Oxford to Bath, the first part of the journey is by CrossCountry train and takes approximately 20 minutes.

Oxford to Bath trains: services on board

Both Great Western Railway and CrossCountry trains have Standard and First-Class carriages with space for wheelchairs. Assistance is available for passengers with limited mobility while pets and bicycles can be carried if pre-booked. Facilities onboard include individual lighting, power outlets, luggage storage, WiFi, toilets and trolley catering services.

How to find cheap train tickets from Oxford to Bath?

Travellers looking for a deal should book in advance to be sure of getting the cheapest train tickets for the journey from Oxford to Bath. Travellers can save money as well by being flexible with travel times and dates.

FAQs: Oxford to Bath train

FAQs: Travel by train from Oxford 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 Oxford to Bath.
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Cheap train tickets from Oxford to Bath can start from as little as £17 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Oxford to Bath is £25; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Oxford to Bath is 55 min   to travel the 53 mile long journey, with around there are 16 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Oxford to Bath leaves at 04: 34. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Oxford to Bath leaves at 22: 43.
There are 16 trains a day from Oxford to Bath which require at least one change with Great Western Rail or CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Oxford to Bath train with Great Western Rail or CrossCountry. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey between Oxford and Bath as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 22: 43.

When departing from Oxford, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Oxford, Oxford Parkway and Oxford, Magdalen Road. When arriving in Bath, you can end your trip in train stations like Bath Spa and Bath, Bus Station.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Oxford, which is located around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Bath Spa, located 0.1 miles (133 m) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Bath from Oxford is worth doing with a journey time of 55 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Oxford to Bath is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Oxford and Bath including taking a train or coach.

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