There are 4 ways to get from Bath to Axminster by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Westbury (Wilts)
  2. Take the train from Westbury (Wilts) to Axminster

$27 - $46

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Train via Salisbury  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Salisbury
  2. Take the train from Salisbury to Axminster

$37 - $75

Bus  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Bath City Centre, Westgate Buildings to Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal A4
  2. Take the bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Sowton, Honiton Road P&R
  3. Take the bus from Monkerton, The Barn Owl to Axminster, Rail Station 4 / ...

$38

Drive  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Bath to Axminster 58.2 miles

$12 - $18

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No, there is no direct bus from Bath to Axminster station. However, there are services departing from Bath City Centre, Westgate Buildings and arriving at Axminster, Rail Station via Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal and Monkerton, The Barn Owl. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bath to Axminster. However, there are services departing from Bath Spa and arriving at Axminster via Westbury (Wilts). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 35 min.

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The distance between Bath and Axminster is 50 miles. The road distance is 58.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Bath to Axminster without a car is to train which takes 2 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 35 min to get from Bath to Axminster, including transfers.

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Bath to Axminster bus services, operated by Bath Bus Company, depart from Bath City Centre, Westgate Buildings station.

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Bath to Axminster train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Bath Spa station.

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The best way to get from Bath to Axminster is to train which takes 2 h 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 7 min.

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Bath to Axminster bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, arrive at Axminster, Rail Station.

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

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Map of how to get from Bath to Axminster.
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  • Distance: 49.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 35 min

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

You can take a train from Bath to Axminster via Westbury (Wilts) in around 2 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bath to Axminster via Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal, Sowton, Honiton Road P&R, and Monkerton, The Barn Owl in around 5 h 7 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bath Spa to Westbury (Wilts)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$7 - $12
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $17
Train from Bath Spa to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $40
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Bath Spa to Westbury (Wilts)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Westbury (Wilts) to Axminster
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Bath Spa to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Salisbury to Axminster
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Bath Bus Company
Phone
+44 (0)1225 444102
Website
bathbuscompany.com
Bus from Bath City Centre, Westgate Buildings to Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
bathbuscompany.com
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Sowton, Honiton Road P&R
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Monkerton, The Barn Owl to Axminster, Rail Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Bath to Axminster is 58 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to drive from Bath to Axminster.

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