Travel options
from Birmingham to Bath

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

Our recommendation

To get from Birmingham to Bath on 25 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:45Birmingham2h00 09:45Bristol, City Centre
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£71One-way
Cheapest
07:45Birmingham2h00 09:45Bristol, City Centre
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£71One-way
Other options
18:50Birmingham2h00 20:50Bristol, City Centre
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£101One-way
17:50Birmingham2h00 19:50Bristol, City Centre
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£101One-way
16:50Birmingham2h00 18:50Bristol, City Centre
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£71One-way

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Mon
25 Oct
£72Cross Country
£6Megabus
Tue
26 Oct
£30Great Western Railway
£6Megabus
Wed
27 Oct
£30Great Western Railway
£6Megabus
Thu
28 Oct
£30Cross Country
£6Megabus
Fri
29 Oct
£35Cross Country
£6Megabus
Sat
30 Oct
£35Great Western Railway
£6Megabus
Sun
31 Oct
£35Cross Country
£6Megabus
Mon
1 Nov
£35Cross Country
£6Megabus
Tue
2 Nov
£30Great Western Railway
£6Megabus
Thu
4 Nov
£29Cross Country
£6Megabus
Fri
5 Nov
£35Great Western Railway
£6Megabus
Sat
6 Nov
£35Great Western Railway
£6Megabus
Mon
8 Nov
£35Cross Country
£6Megabus
Wed
10 Nov
£29Cross Country
£6Megabus
Thu
11 Nov
£29Cross Country
£6Megabus
Fri
12 Nov
£34Cross Country
£6Megabus
Sat
13 Nov
£35Great Western Railway
£6Megabus

Travel Information to Bath from Birmingham

distanceDistance78 miles (126 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£9 - £34
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £9 • 2 h
fastestFastest modeTrain • £34 • 1 h 49 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or Great Western Railway

Take a coach or train to travel 78 miles (126 km) from Birmingham to Bath. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 49 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £9. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Megabus or Great Western Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Birmingham to Bath.

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FAQs
How do I travel between Birmingham and Bath?

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

What is the cheapest way to travel from Birmingham to Bath?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Birmingham to Bath, which costs on average £9.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Bath:

A coach journey is usually £25 less than a journey to Bath by train, which costs on average £34 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get to Bath from Birmingham?

The fastest way from Birmingham to Bath is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 49 min.

Other travel options to Bath from Birmingham can usually take longer:

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

What is the distance from Birmingham to Bath?

The distance from Birmingham to Bath is approximately 78 miles (126 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Birmingham to Bath is:

  • Around 16 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Bath from Birmingham 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 Birmingham to Bath?

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

  • Most travellers who buy a coach ticket from Birmingham to Bath depart from Birmingham, Coach Station to Bath, Westgate Buildings.
  • Most travellers board their train from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Bath Spa.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Birmingham to Bath?

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

  • Megabus can get you to Bath by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with Megabus from Birmingham to Bath for £9 on Omio.
  • Great Western Railway can take you to Bath by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Great Western Railway from Birmingham to Bath for £34.
What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Birmingham to Bath?
Omio customers who travel from Birmingham to Bath often also extend their holiday to go to London, Bristol or Oxford. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Bath and these popular destinations at a great price.
How far in advance should I buy tickets between Birmingham and Bath online to get the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets are costing £9 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost £34 one way on average.

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

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