There are 6 ways to get from Bath to Bourton-on-the-Water by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, line 801 bus  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Cheltenham Spa
  2. Take the line 801 bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Bourton-on-the-Water, Edinburgh Wool Shop 801

$40 - $72

Cheapest option

Bus, line 801 bus  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Bath City Centre, Westgate Buildings to Bristol, Bus Station 37 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Cheltenham
  3. Take the line 801 bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Bourton-on-the-Water, Edinburgh Wool Shop 801

$18 - $23

4 alternative options

Train, line 801 bus via Bristol Temple Meads  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cheltenham Spa
  2. Take the line 801 bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Bourton-on-the-Water, Edinburgh Wool Shop 801

$40 - $77

Train, line 94 bus, line 801 bus  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Gloucester
  2. Take the line 94 bus from Gloucester, Market Parade to Cheltenham, Promenade 94
  3. Take the line 801 bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Bourton-on-the-Water, Edinburgh Wool Shop 801

$38 - $70

Train Great Western Railway, line 801 bus  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Didcot Parkway
  2. Take the train from Oxford to Moreton-in-Marsh
  3. Take the line 801 bus from Moreton-in-Marsh, Corn Exchange to Bourton-on-the-Water, Newsagent 801

$54 - $95

Drive  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Bath to Bourton-on-the-Water 52 miles

$11 - $17

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Bath to Bourton-on-the-Water. However, there are services departing from Bath City Centre, Westgate Buildings and arriving at Bourton-on-the-Water, Edinburgh Wool Shop via Bristol Bus & Coach Station and Royal Well Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 36 min.

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The distance between Bath and Bourton-on-the-Water is 44 miles. The road distance is 52 miles.

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The best way to get from Bath to Bourton-on-the-Water without a car is to train and line 801 bus which takes 2 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to get from Bath to Bourton-on-the-Water, including transfers.

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Bath to Bourton-on-the-Water bus services, operated by First, depart from Bath City Centre, Westgate Buildings station.

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Bath to Bourton-on-the-Water bus services, operated by Pulhams Coaches, arrive at Bourton-on-the-Water, Edinburgh Wool Shop station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bath to Bourton-on-the-Water is 52 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to drive from Bath to Bourton-on-the-Water.

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There are 673+ hotels available in Bourton-on-the-Water. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bath to Bourton-on-the-Water.
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  • Distance: 43.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 52 min

What companies run services between Bath, England and Bourton-on-the-Water, England?

You can take a bus from Bath to Bourton-on-the-Water via Bristol, Bus Station, Bristol Bus & Coach Station, Cheltenham, and Royal Well Bus Station in around 4 h 36 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bath Spa to Cheltenham Spa
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$28 - $45
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cheltenham Spa
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Train from Bath Spa to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bath Spa to Cheltenham Spa
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cheltenham Spa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $45
Train from Bath Spa to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $25
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $50
Train from Bath Spa to Didcot Parkway
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $27
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $55
Train from Oxford to Moreton-in-Marsh
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $28
Bus operators
Pulhams Coaches
Phone
01451 820369
Email
info@pulhamscoaches.com
Website
pulhamscoaches.com
Bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Bourton-on-the-Water, Edinburgh Wool Shop
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
pulhamscoaches.com
Bus from Moreton-in-Marsh, Corn Exchange to Bourton-on-the-Water, Newsagent
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
pulhamscoaches.com
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester, Market Parade to Cheltenham, Promenade
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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 Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Cheltenham
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com

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