There are 5 ways to get from Bath to Bristol by train, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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

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Train  •  11 min

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads

$6 - $40

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  38 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bath to Bristol 13 miles

$3

3 alternative options

Bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bath City Centre, Bus Station to Redcliffe Way 39 / ...

$3 - $9

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bath to Bristol 13.4 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Bath to Bristol 13.4 miles

$2 - $5

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bath to Bristol is to rideshare which costs £2 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bath to Bristol is to train which takes 11 min and costs £4 - £30.

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The distance between Bath and Bristol is 19 km. The road distance is 21 km.

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The train from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads takes 11 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bath City Centre, Bus Station and arriving at Redcliffe Way. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bath Spa and arriving at Bristol Temple Meads. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Bath to Bristol every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $12 and the journey takes 11 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, First operates a bus from Bath to Bristol every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $4 and the journey takes 45 min. National Express also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $12
Bus operators
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bath to Bristol
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Bath to Bristol
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Yellow Cabs
Phone
+44 117 923 1515
Website
yellowcabsbristol.co.uk
Alpha Taxis
Phone
+44 117 921 1211
AA Taxis
Phone
+44 117 955 5000

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