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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 25 Jul we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:20Bath, Dorchester Street3h00 11:20London
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£81One-way
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08:20Bath, Dorchester Street3h00 11:20London
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£81One-way
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18:00Bath, Dorchester Street3h00 21:00London
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£111One-way
16:45Bath, Dorchester Street3h20 20:05London
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£81One-way
06:00Bath, Dorchester Street2h50 08:50London
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£81One-way

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Sat
24 Jul
£33Great Western Railway
£8National Express
Sun
25 Jul
£33Great Western Railway
£8National Express
Mon
26 Jul
£84Great Western Railway
£8National Express
Tue
27 Jul
£57Great Western Railway
£8National Express
Wed
28 Jul
£57Great Western Railway
£8National Express
Thu
29 Jul
£23Great Western Railway
£4Megabus
Fri
30 Jul
£28Great Western Railway
£4National Express
Sat
31 Jul
£26Great Western Railway
£4National Express
Sun
1 Aug
£28Great Western Railway
£20National Express
Mon
2 Aug
£30Great Western Railway
£17National Express
Tue
3 Aug
£23Great Western Railway
£4National Express
Wed
4 Aug
£47Great Western Railway
£4Megabus
Thu
5 Aug
£23Great Western Railway
£4National Express
Fri
6 Aug
£23Great Western Railway
£4Megabus
Sat
7 Aug
£23Great Western Railway
£4Megabus
Sun
8 Aug
£40Great Western Railway
£4Megabus
Mon
9 Aug
£23Great Western Railway
£4National Express
Tue
10 Aug
£23Great Western Railway
£4National Express
Wed
11 Aug
£41Great Western Railway
£4Megabus
Thu
12 Aug
£23Great Western Railway
£4National Express
Fri
13 Aug
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£8Megabus

Travel Information from Bath to London

distanceDistance96 miles (155 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£7 - £47
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £7 • 2 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £47 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Great Western Railway

Take a coach or train to travel 96 miles (155 km) between Bath and London. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £7. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express 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?

There are 2 travel options from Bath to London: coach or train.

How many miles from Bath to London would I travel?

The distance from Bath to London is approximately 96 miles (155 km).

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Bath to London:

  • Most travellers catch their coach from Bath, Westgate Buildings and arrive in London, Victoria Coach Station.
  • Most travellers board their train from Bath Spa and arrive in London Victoria.
Which travel companies can get me from Bath to London?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Bath to London:

  • You can travel by coach to London from Bath with National Express, and you can find National Express Bath to London tickets for £7 on Omio.
  • You can travel by train between Bath and London with Great Western Railway, and you can find Great Western Railway Bath to London tickets for £47 on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Bath to London?

Yes, there are direct services available from Bath to London with the following travel operators:

  • You can buy a direct coach with National Express.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to London as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Bath to London.

Where else should I travel to after my journey from Bath to London ends?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Bath to London often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Bath and London itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between London and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I purchase tickets to London from Bath online for the best deals?

Before travelling from Bath to London, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this journey is £7 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is on average £47 one way.

But we recommend booking Bath to London tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

What is the cheapest way from Bath to London?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Bath to London, which costs on average £7.

This is compared to other ways of getting to London:

A coach is generally £41 less than a train for the same route. A train costs on average £47 from Bath to London.

What is the fastest way from Bath to London?

The fastest way to get to London from Bath is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 15 min.

There are alternative travel options to London that can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 2 h 40 min.

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