Bristol to Bath train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Bristol to Bath

Showing times and prices for Jun 18


Fastest Journey

11 m


14 m

Trains per day



19 km

Cheap train tickets from Bristol to start from $14 with an average ticket price of $14.

The fastest train from Bristol to takes 11m in comparison to an average duration of 14m and covers a distance of 19 km.

6 trains that leave Bristol for every day with 6 travelling directly.

Great Western Railway
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
09:11AMBath Spa (BTH)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
08:59AMBath Spa (BTH)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
08:43AMBath Spa (BTH)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
08:11AMBath Spa (BTH)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
08:37AMBath Spa (BTH)
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Bristol to Bath

distanceDistance11 miles (18 km)
durationAverage train duration10 min
priceAverage train ticket price$13 (€12)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 24 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersGreat Western Rail or South Western Railway

Trains from Bristol to Bath cover the 11 miles (18 km) long journey taking on average 10 min with our travel partners like Great Western Rail or South Western Railway. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $13 (€12), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $7 (€6). Travelers depart most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads and arrive in Bath Spa.

Train companies: Great Western Rail and South Western Railway from Bristol to Bath trains

You can travel by train between Bristol and Bath with Great Western Rail and South Western Railway for as low as $13 (€11). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

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.

Train information from Bristol to Bath with Great Western Rail:

  • Average Duration: 11 min
  • Cheapest Price: $13

FAQs: Trains from Bristol to Bath

FAQs: Travel by train from Bristol 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 Bristol to Bath.
Cheap train tickets from Bristol to Bath can start from as little as $7 (€6) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Bristol to Bath is $13 (€12); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Bristol to Bath train travel time is 10 min   for the 11 mile (18 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Bristol to Bath leaves at 5: 30 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Bristol to Bath leaves at 11: 45 PM.
There are 25 trains a day from Bristol to Bath which require at least one change with Great Western Rail or South Western Railway. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Bristol to Bath train with Great Western Rail or South Western Railway. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey between Bristol 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 11: 45 PM.

When departing from Bristol, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Bristol Temple Meads, Bristol, Airport and Bristol, Napier Road. When arriving in Bath, you can end your route in train stations like Bath Spa and Bath, Bus Station.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads, which is located around 1.9 miles (3 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 Bristol is worth doing with a journey time of 10 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Bristol to Bath is September.
You have options as you can travel between Bristol and Bath 2 different ways: train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Bristol and Bath

Bristol Temple Meads is the most popular Bristol railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Bristol for your trip to Bath.
Amenities at station
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 06: 45 - 21: 30
Public transit options for Bristol Temple Meads
Bus lines: A1, 1, 2, 8, 39/349/X39, 70, 73, 178, 376
Train lines: CrossCountry, Great Western Main Line, Severn Beach Line
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Station front. Alternative: the lower approach road, outside the front of Bristol & Exeter House

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