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Route London to Bath
|Arrival city||Bath, England|
|Departure city||London, England|
|Lowest train ticket price||from £13.00|
|Train operators for London to Bath||Great Western Railway, South West Trains|
Which train company can I use?
All trains from London (London England) to Bath (South West England) are provided by Great Western Railway, South West Trains. The services on board will vary depending on the train operator.
How much times does it take?
On average, it takes around 1h37m by train to cover the 97 miles to travel to Bath from London. The journey time may change depending if your train is direct or with changes.
What is the price of the train?
The cheapest ticket price we've found to travel in the next 30 days is £13.00 one way.
Transport operators from London to Bath
The following table lists the various transport operators serving the route London to Bath.
|Great Western Railway||London||Bath|
|South West Trains||London||Bath|
Looking to travel for cheap? Many railcards and discounts exist to pay less for your London 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 different types of railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Two together railcard, Family and Friends Railcard, Senior railcard, Disabled persons railcard.
A = the railcard cost (i.e.: £30)
B = average saving with the railcard (i.e.: 34%)
C = average fare for a London Bath ticket (i.e.: £35.12)(1)
The first step is to divide A by B: this will show you the budget from which the card will be worthwile. You can now divide that number by C. The result is the average number of trips needed throughout the duration of the railcard's validity to be profitable.
In our example, A/B = £30/34% = £88.00. Then, 88/£35.12 = 2.51. Your railcard will be worthwile if you're doing on average 3 trips from London to Bath (one way trip).
(1)Average prices observed over the last 3 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|
|London to Bath train||£35.12||£23.42||£11.71||2.51|
(1)Average price observed over the last 3 months for one way
(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare
Great Western Railway
The rail company Great Western Railway offers year-round connections by train to travel from London to Bath at low cost. The tickets are available from Great Western Railway from £15.
South West Trains
Looking for a cheap ticket for your upcoming trip by train? No need to panic. We found South West Trains tickets from £13 for your trip.
Things to do in Bath
We have created for you a list of 6 things that you can do in Bath.
As travel specialists, we are aware that organizing a trip and collecting all the information about a specific city can be long. We aim to help you by recommending some places, whether you are visiting for a short break or for holidays.
Each year, many people are visiting Bath. If you would like visit one of the most touristic attraction of the city, you need to go to Prior Park. If you have some time, we will also suggest you to visit Pulteney Bridge and Royal Crescent to complete your visit.
Another interesting place that you can discover is Museum of East Asian Art if you want to find out more about this destination.
Bath Abbey is also a place that we will advise you to see if you got spare time during your stay.
Finally, if you're still curious in discovering more about Bath, Fashion Museum can be the last step of your trip. While visitors might not consider it as the most interesting place to visit, it will help you get a complete picture of the city and its history.
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.
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Many trains run from London to Bath, but there are also near stations served like for instance:
Cost of the train when booking in advance or at the last minute
The cost for train tickets London to Bath tend to increase the closer you get to your departure day. Based on our data, if you book your seat 2 months in advance, tickets should be available from £13 while if booking on the day you're travelling, you will have to pay at least £26 for your train. Thus, you will save 51% on the cost of your train by purchasing your seat 2 months in advance rather than on the day you're travelling.
The data are based on the best prices found over the past six months when buying in advance or at the last minute.
Departure and arrival for your train travel
London city has several stations available for your departure:London Waterloo train station, London St Pancras train station, London Stratford international train station, London New Barnet train station, London Bexley train station, London Enfield Town train station, London Harrow & Wealdstone train station, London Victoria train station, London Liverpool Street train station, London Bridge train station, London Charing Cross train station, London Euston train station, London Paddington train station, London King's Cross train station, London Fenchurch Street train station, London Southall train station, London Surbiton train station.
After 1h37m of journey you arrive at the Bath train station, located near the city centre.
You are able to book your London to Bath train ticket in three different ways:
The best way to get cheap train tickets from London to Bath is to compare online the fares from all rail companies. Gopili enables you to do so by comparing in one search train times and fares across all existing offers. If you need to take the train back to London afterwards, train tickets Bath to London are also available on gopili.
We compare train ticket prices for all major companies to travel from London to Bath by train and find the best price for you. Here are the best prices selected for the coming days to go to Bath. Your London to Bath train ticket is just few clicks away!
|£13.00||01/06/2017||12:20||South West Trains||6 days ago|
|£13.00||28/05/2017||12:15||South West Trains||13 hours ago|
|£13.00||26/05/2017||12:20||South West Trains||6 days ago|
|£13.00||04/06/2017||12:15||South West Trains||6 days ago|
|£13.00||17/06/2017||12:20||South West Trains||2 days ago|
|£13.00||20/06/2017||12:20||South West Trains||2 days ago|
|£20.00||01/06/2017||12:00||Great Western Railway||6 days ago|
|£22.50||21/06/2017||13:30||Great Western Railway||2 days ago|
|£22.50||20/06/2017||12:30||Great Western Railway||2 days ago|
|£22.50||21/06/2017||12:00||Great Western Railway||2 days ago|
Best price found for London to Bath train ticket for the next 30 days.
Main train ticket types in United Kingdom
There are three principal train tickets types in UK, Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime tickets. Each ticket types offers different prices and travel flexibility. But other tickets types exist such as Season tickets, Super-Off-Peak tickets or Rover and Rangers tickets for example. Let's see the different types of train ticket from London to Bath below:
If you want to book the lowest available ticket, Advance tickets are ideal for you. These tickets are available 12 weeks before travel and offer biggest discounts. The earlier you buy, the cheaper the train prices are! But you can't annul your advance train ticket, they are non-refundable, and they are sold as singles.
Off-Peak and Super Off-peak tickets are available on numerous trains outside of peak travel hours. With these tickets you go at Off-Peak time, so don't have to pay the fare of a completely flexible Anytime ticket. You can be refunded if you decide not to travel.
Anytime tickets is ideal for you, if you want a completely flexible ticket with no restrictions to travel. They allow the greatest flexibility in your time of travel. But they are not recommended if you want the lowest type of ticket London to Bath.
Season tickets are perfect for you if you make the same journey more than three or four times a week. In this case, Season Tickets offer better value for money compared to buying daily tickets.
Finding cheap train tickets can be challenging as taking the train can cost a lot. Thus we wanted to highlight our tips to find cheap train tickets London to Bath.
And if you change?
Other alternatives of transport exist to travel from London to Bath:
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