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There are 5 ways to get from Ashford to Bath by train, bus or car

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Train via King's Cross St. Pancras station  •  2h 51m

  1. Take the train from Ashford International to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Bath Spa

$85 - $153

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Bus  •  6h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Ashford, Kent to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Bath National Express

$40 - $51

3 alternative options

Train  •  3h 48m

  1. Take the train from Ashford International to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Bath Spa

$88 - $154

Train South Western Railway  •  4h 44m

  1. Take the train from Ashford International to London Waterloo East
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Bath Spa

$63 - $99

Drive  •  2h 55m

  1. Drive from Ashford to Bath 168.4 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Ashford to Bath is to drive which costs £27 - £40 and takes 2h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Ashford to Bath is to train which costs £65 - £120 and takes 2h 51m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ashford to Bath. However, there are services departing from Ashford, Kent and arriving at Bath via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Ashford to Bath. However, there are services departing from Ashford International and arriving at Bath Spa via London Waterloo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 44m.

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The distance between Ashford and Bath is 142 miles. The road distance is 168.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Ashford to Bath without a car is to train which takes 2h 51m and costs £65 - £120.

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It takes approximately 2h 51m to get from Ashford to Bath, including transfers.

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Ashford to Bath bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Ashford, Kent station.

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Ashford to Bath train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Ashford International station.

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The best way to get from Ashford to Bath is to train which takes 2h 51m and costs £65 - £120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £30 - £40 and takes 6h 10m.

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Map of how to get from Ashford to Bath.
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  • Distance: 141.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 51m

What companies run services between Ashford, England and Bath, England?

You can take a train from Ashford to Bath via St Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras station, Paddington, and London Paddington in around 2h 51m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ashford to Bath via London Victoria Coach Station in around 6h 10m.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Ashford International to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Train from Ashford International to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
Train from Ashford International to London Waterloo East
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Bath Spa
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $110
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Ashford, Kent to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Website
National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Bath
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Website
National Express

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Ashford to Bath bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bath station.

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Ashford to Bath train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Bath Spa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ashford to Bath is 168 miles. It takes approximately 2h 55m to drive from Ashford to Bath.

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