Trains from Bristol to Bath

Bristol to Bath train information

Bristol Bath train map

Train duration 0h12m
Arrival Bath, England
Departure Bristol, England
Distance 12 Miles
Train operators Great Western Railway
Lowest train price from £8.20
Average train price £9.00
  • There are several rail providers across the UK & Europe but the services between Bristol in England to Bath in England are operated by Great Western Railway.
  • There are 12 miles between the 2 cities and the average journey time from Bristol to Bath is approximately 0h12m. Taking the train is often the fastest option to get to Bath from Bristol, and it's also a greener option than driving your car or flying.
  • Looking at our data, the best price to travel by train in the next 180 days is £8.20. This fare is based on an adult fare and is not including the savings you can make with a discount card.

Best prices for Bristol to Bath train tickets

from £8.20 MORE 0h12m
Other modes of transport available
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Bristol - Bath prices calendar

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Train times Bristol to Bath

When are the next trains to Bath?

The table above only shows the remaining services for today and will display a maximum of 10 train departures.

See all departures: Today / Tomorrow

According to our data, 11 trains from Bristol to Bath are running today and 0 tomorrow. The first Bristol Bath train is at 12:00 while the last train is at 18:00. The first and last departure hours may be different on each day of the week and there may be less trains during weekends or bank holidays. Train companies can as well increase or decrease the number of trains during school holidays or depending on the demand.

Bristol - Bath: the best time to book cheap trains

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Buying your ticket in advance is most of the time cheaper than leaving it to the day you intend to travel. Yet, as you can notice in the graph above, the cost of train tickets Bristol to Bath do not tend to change a lot and cost £8.

Best prices for Bristol to Bath trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Bristol and Bath by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Bath to Bristol and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

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Discount Bristol - Bath train tickets

Willing to travel for cheap? Many railcards and deals exist to spend less for your Bristol Bath train ticket and save even more money on your tickets: special train fares for children, railcards for all ages, group travel, or charity discount. There are 5 types of railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Two together railcard, Family and Friends Railcard, Senior railcard, Disabled persons railcard.

When purchasing a railcard, you want to save money after several trips. But is it really worth it when taking the train from Bristol to Bath? Check with your calculator, taking into account:

A = the railcard cost (i.e.: £30)

B = average saving with the railcard (i.e.: 34%)

C = average price for a Bristol Bath ticket (i.e.: £8.30)(1)

Initially, divide A by B: this will show you the budget from which the card will be profitable. Now divide that number by C. The result is the minimum number of trips needed throughout the duration of the railcard's validity to start saving money.

In our example, A/B = £30/34% = £88.00. Then, 88/£8.30 = 10.6. Your railcard will be worthwile once you will have done at least 11 trips from Bristol to Bath (one way journey).

The cost to buy a Disabled persons railcard is £20 while it will cost you £30 to have a 16-25, Two together, Family and Friends or the Senior railcard. All of them enable you to get a third off most adult fares for a complete year.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
Bristol to Bath train £8.30 £5.53 £2.77 10.63

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare

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