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

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Train Great Western Railway  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Charing Cross to Hastings

$89 - $152

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Bus  •  6 h 45 min

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

$22 - $29

3 alternative options

Train South Western Railway  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Hastings

$83 - $128

Train via Southampton Central  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Southampton Central
  2. Take the train from Southampton Central to Brighton
  3. Take the train from Brighton to Hastings

$89 - $158

Drive  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Bath to Hastings 173 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Bath to Hastings is to bus which costs £16 - £23 and takes 6 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bath to Hastings is to drive which costs £28 - £45 and takes 3 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bath to Hastings. However, there are services departing from Bath and arriving at Hastings via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bath to Hastings. However, there are services departing from Bath Spa and arriving at Hastings via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 3 min.

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The distance between Bath and Hastings is 133 miles. The road distance is 173 miles.

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The best way to get from Bath to Hastings without a car is to train which takes 3 h 57 min and costs £65 - £120.

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It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to get from Bath to Hastings, including transfers.

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

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Bath to Hastings train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Bath Spa station.

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The best way to get from Bath to Hastings is to train which takes 3 h 57 min and costs £65 - £120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £16 - £23 and takes 6 h 45 min.

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Map of how to get from Bath to Hastings.
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  • Distance: 133 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 57 min

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

You can take a train from Bath to Hastings via London Paddington, Paddington station, Charing Cross station, and London Charing Cross in around 3 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bath to Hastings via London Victoria Coach Station in around 6 h 45 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bath Spa to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $110
Train from Bath Spa to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $35
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $65
Train from Southampton Central to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Clapham Junction to Hastings
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Brighton to Hastings
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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 Bath to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Hastings
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
National Express

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

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Bath to Hastings train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Hastings station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bath to Hastings is 173 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to drive from Bath to Hastings.

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