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from Bath to London

You can get from Bath to London by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Bath to London on 26 Jan we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

18:20Bath3h00 21:20London
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£81One-way
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18:20Bath3h00 21:20London
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£81One-way
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18:15Bath, Dorchester Street3h05 21:20London
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£81One-way
20:20Bath2h30 22:50London
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£81One-way
20:15Bath, Dorchester Street2h35 22:50London
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£81One-way

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Wed
26 Jan
£40Great Western Railway
£8National Express
Thu
27 Jan
£37Great Western Railway
£8National Express
Fri
28 Jan
£37Great Western Railway
£11National Express
Sat
29 Jan
£39Great Western Railway
£8National Express
Sun
30 Jan
£25Great Western Railway
£11National Express
Mon
31 Jan
£28Great Western Railway
£6National Express
Tue
1 Feb
£25Great Western Railway
£6National Express
Wed
2 Feb
£23Great Western Railway
£6National Express
Thu
3 Feb
£23Great Western Railway
£6National Express
Fri
4 Feb
£25Great Western Railway
£8National Express
Sat
5 Feb
£23Great Western Railway
£8National Express
Mon
7 Feb
£23Great Western Railway
£6National Express
Wed
9 Feb
£23Great Western Railway
£6National Express
Thu
10 Feb
£23Great Western Railway
£6National Express
Fri
11 Feb
£27Great Western Railway
£8National Express
Sat
12 Feb
£23Great Western Railway
£8National Express
Sun
13 Feb
£40Great Western Railway
£8National Express
Mon
14 Feb
£23Great Western Railway
£6National Express

Travel Information to London from Bath

distanceDistance96 miles (155 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£14 - £29
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £14 • 2 h
fastestFastest modeTrain • £29 • 1 h 22 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or Great Western Railway

Take a coach or train to travel 96 miles (155 km) from Bath to London. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 22 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £14. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Megabus or Great Western Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from Bath to London.

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How to Travel from Bath to London

Located approximately 120 miles (190 km) apart, the journey from Bath to the UK capital of London is most convenient by train or bus. Travelling by train is generally the quickest option, with direct rail services from Bath Spa station to London's Paddington train station taking just 1.5 hours. Travelling from Bath takes approximately 3 hours to arrive in London's Victoria Coach station if you wish to travel by bus.

Buses from Bath to London | Trains from Bath to London

Bath to London Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

£5.00

2:40 h

1 Week Before

flight

£14.50

1:25 h

1 Month Before



What is the best way to travel from Bath to London?

Cheapest way to travel from Bath to London


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The cheapest way to travel from Bath to London is by coach. Bus services to London depart from Bath Spa Bus Station and terminate in London's Victoria Coach Station on Elizabeth Street. Services are provided by National Express and depart every 1.5 hours or so throughout the day, with the exception of the early morning when there are no services running. The last service to depart for London leaves at approximately 10:30 p.m. Most services between the two cities are direct, however some indirect journeys will require a change at Bristol Coach Station. The fastest service takes just under 3 hours, while less convenient times and indirect routes can take up to 4.5 hours.


Fastest way to travel from Bath to London


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The fastest way to travel from Bath to London is by train. The journey by train between these two cities can take as little as 1.5 hours. Direct services depart Bath Spa as frequently as twice per hour - except during the early hours of the morning - and are operated by Great Western Rail. Alternative services offered by Great Western Rail involve changes at Bristol Temple Meads. Additional changes are required to travel to King's Cross and other main London stations.


Most popular way to travel from Bath to London


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The most popular way to get from Bath to London is on the train. Travel from Bath to London takes about an hour less than the bus and on average costs not much over £10 more than the bus.

 
 

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FAQs

How do I go from Bath to London?

You can travel to London from Bath 2 different ways: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Bath to London?

The cheapest way from Bath to London is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £14 compared to other travel options to London:

A coach is about £16 less than a train, which costs on average £29 for this route.

What is the fastest way to London from Bath?

The quickest way to travel from Bath to London is by train, which takes on average 1 h 22 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 2 h.

How far is London from Bath?

London is approximately 96 miles (155 km) away from Bath.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Bath to London?

The average frequency per day from Bath to London is:

  • 25 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Bath to London as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Bath to London?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Bath to London:

  • Coaches most often depart from Bath at Bath and arrive in London at London, Hammersmith Bridge Road.
  • Trains mostly depart from Bath Spa and arrive in London Victoria.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Bath to London?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Bath to London, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Megabus for coaches to London. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Megabus Bath to London tickets on Omio for £14.
  • Travel with Great Western Railway for trains to London. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Great Western Railway Bath to London tickets on Omio for £29.

Is there a way to travel directly from Bath to London?

Yes, there are direct routes from Bath to London with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct coach services to London with National Express or Megabus.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to London tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this trip.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Bath and London ends?

Your journey from Bath to London doesn't have to end in London. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels. If you’d like to add Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels to your Bath to London trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from London today!

How far in advance should I book tickets from Bath to London online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip to London from Bath, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost on average £14 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £29 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Bath to London online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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