How to get from Edinburgh to Bath

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Travel Information from Edinburgh to Bath

distanceDistance317 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£48 - £217
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £48 • 12 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £63 • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express, easyJet or Avanti West Coast

Travel 317 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train between Edinburgh and Bath. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £48. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express, easyJet or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Edinburgh to Bath.

Travel Tips: Travel from Edinburgh to Bath

Travel 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 Edinburgh to Bath.

There are 4 ways to travel to Bath from Edinburgh including taking a coach, flight, ferry or train.

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Bath. Tickets for a coach cost on average £48.

This is compared to other travel options to Bath:

A coach is about £14 less than a flight, which costs on average £63 for this trip.

A coach journey is usually £169 less than a journey to Bath by train, which costs on average £217 for the same trip.

The fastest way from Edinburgh to Bath is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 10 min.

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

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 12 h 20 min   of travel time.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 6 h 9 min   of travel time.

You should expect to travel around 317 miles from Edinburgh to Bath.

The average frequency per day from Edinburgh to Bath is:

  • 25 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Edinburgh and Bath as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

  • Most travellers board their coach from Edinburgh, Elder Street and arrive in Bath, London Road.
  • Most travellers take a train from Edinburgh Waverley to Bath Spa.

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

  • You can travel by coach from Edinburgh to Bath with National Express, and you can find National Express Edinburgh to Bath tickets for £48 on Omio.
  • You can travel by plane to Bath from Edinburgh with easyJet, and you can find easyJet Edinburgh to Bath tickets for £63 on Omio.
  • You can travel to Bath from Edinburgh by train with Avanti West Coast. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £217 with Avanti West Coast from Edinburgh to Bath.
Omio customers who travel from Edinburgh 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.

Before travelling from Edinburgh to Bath, 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 is on average £48 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £63 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is on average £217 one way.

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

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