There are 13 ways to get from Bath to Loches by train, bus, night bus, car, car ferry, car train or plane

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, bus  •  10h 25m

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Lille Europe Eil
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to St Pierre Des Corps Tgv
  4. Take the bus from Gare de Tours to Gare de Loches

206€ - 583€

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Bus  •  17h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Bath to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine 700
  3. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Tours 733 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Gare de Tours to Gare de Loches

43€ - 85€

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Train, bus via Lagny-sur-Marne  •  10h 34m

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Marne La Vallee Chessy Eil
  3. Take the train from Marne La Vallee Chessy to St Pierre Des Corps Tgv / ...
  4. Take the bus from Gare de Tours to Gare de Loches

196€ - 554€

Train, night bus, bus  •  16h 11m

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to London Paddington
  2. Take the night bus from London to Roissy Charles de Gaulle 450
  3. Take the train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to St Pierre Des Corps Tgv / ...
  4. Take the bus from Gare de Tours to Gare de Loches

105€ - 224€

Drive, car ferry  •  9h 54m

  1. Drive from Bath to Newhaven Ferry Port
  2. Take the car ferry from Newhaven Ferry Port to Dieppe
  3. Drive from Dieppe to Loches

85€ - 184€

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  8h 53m

  1. Drive from Bath to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Loches

253€ - 303€

Train to London Stansted, fly to Tours St Symphorien, bus  •  8h 1m

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Tours St Symphorien (TUF) STN - TUF
  3. Take the bus from Gare de Tours to Gare de Loches

91€ - 274€

Fly Bristol to Paris CDG, train, bus  •  8h 44m

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Paris CDG (CDG) BRS - CDG
  2. Take the train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to St Pierre Des Corps
  3. Take the bus from Gare de Tours to Gare de Loches

112€ - 374€

Train to London Stansted, fly to Poitiers, drive  •  7h 30m

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Poitiers (PIS) STN - PIS
  3. Drive from Poitiers to Loches

102€ - 341€

Train to Cardiff, fly to Paris CDG, train, bus  •  10h 5m

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Cardiff Central
  2. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Paris CDG (CDG) CWL - CDG
  3. Take the train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to St Pierre Des Corps
  4. Take the bus from Gare de Tours to Gare de Loches

128€ - 373€

Train to Southampton, fly to Paris CDG, train, bus  •  9h 52m

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Southampton Central
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Paris CDG (CDG) SOU - CDG
  3. Take the train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to St Pierre Des Corps
  4. Take the bus from Gare de Tours to Gare de Loches

128€ - 451€

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly to Nantes, drive  •  8h 24m

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Nantes (NTE) LGW - NTE
  4. Drive from Nantes to Loches

107€ - 328€

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Paris CDG, train, bus  •  9h 55m

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Paris CDG (CDG) LHR - CDG
  3. Take the train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to St Pierre Des Corps
  4. Take the bus from Gare de Tours to Gare de Loches

127€ - 462€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bath to Loches is to bus which costs £35 - £75 and takes 17h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Bath to Loches is to train and fly and drive which costs £85 - £300 and takes 7h 30m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bath to Loches. However, there are services departing from Bath and arriving at Gare de Loches via London, Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine, Peupliers and Gare de Tours. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 53m.

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The distance between Bath and Loches is 531 km.

The best way to get from Bath to Loches without a car is to train and bus which takes 10h 25m and costs £170 - £500.

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It takes approximately 10h 25m to get from Bath to Loches, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from London Stansted Airport to Tours St Symphorien Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Bath to Loches bus services, operated by SNCF Bus, arrive at Gare de Loches station.

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Loches is 1h ahead of Bath. It is currently 4:17 PM in Bath and 5:17 PM in Loches.

Map of how to get from Bath to Loches.
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  • Distance: 531.3 km
  • Duration: 10h 25m

What companies run services between Bath, England and Loches, France?

You can take a bus from Bath to Loches via London Victoria Coach Station, London, Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine, Peupliers, and Gare de Tours in around 17h 53m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Cardiff to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 380€
Flights from Cardiff to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
140€ - 550€
Flights from Southampton to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 410€
Flights from London Heathrow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 340€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 340€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 330€
Flights from London Gatwick to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 260€
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Cardiff to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 380€
Flights from Southampton to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 410€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Tours St Symphorien
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
18€ - 190€
Flights from London Stansted to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 250€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Cardiff to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 550€
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bath Spa to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
50€ - 95€
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
28€ - 45€
Advanced Single
29€ - 45€
Anytime Day Single
50€ - 95€
Train from Bath Spa to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
23€ - 45€
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
14€ - 22€
Advanced Single
15€ - 23€
Anytime Day Single
23€ - 45€
Train from Bath Spa to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 60€
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
18€ - 28€
Advanced Single
19€ - 28€
Anytime Day Single
30€ - 60€
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Bath Spa to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
26€ - 80€
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
26€ - 40€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
60€ - 80€
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
85€ - 340€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
300€ - 340€
Standard
85€ - 110€
Standard Premier
130€ - 170€
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Marne La Vallee Chessy
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
120€ - 350€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
310€ - 350€
Standard
120€ - 150€
Standard Premier
170€ - 220€
TGV inOui
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lille Europe to St Pierre Des Corps
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
80€ - 110€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
80€ - 95€
1st Class
85€ - 110€
Train from Marne La Vallee Chessy to St Pierre Des Corps
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
50€ - 60€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
50€ - 60€
1st Class
50€ - 60€
Train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to St Pierre Des Corps
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
55€ - 65€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
55€ - 65€
1st Class
55€ - 65€
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marne La Vallee Chessy to St Pierre Des Corps
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 70€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
39€ - 44€
1st Class
60€ - 70€
Train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to St Pierre Des Corps
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 75€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
40€ - 50€
1st Class
65€ - 75€
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
153€
Website
Eurotunnel
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
10€ - 27€
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
10€ - 15€
Anytime 1st Class
20€ - 27€
Gatwick Express
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
3h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 10€
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National Express
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
26€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Tours
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 17€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 21€
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Tours
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
Blablabus
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Tours
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
20€ - 28€
Website
alsa.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Night bus from London to Roissy Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
Eurolines FR
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from Newhaven Ferry Port to Dieppe
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
13€ - 70€
Website
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
23€ - 30€
Reclining Seat
29€
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
14€
2-bed inside cabin
50€ - 70€

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Ryanair offers flights from London Stansted Airport to Tours St Symphorien Airport.

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There are 280+ hotels available in Loches. Prices start at 60€ per night.

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