There are 4 ways to get from Bath to Ludlow 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  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Ludlow

$47 - $82

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Bath City Centre, Westgate Buildings to Bristol, Bus Station 37 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Newport, Market Square 7Xp
  3. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Ludlow

$35 - $55

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Bath City Centre, Westgate Buildings to Bristol, Bus Station 37 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cwmbran, Bus Station (Cwmbran Bus Station) to Country Bus Station X3

$37 - $47

Drive  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Bath to Ludlow 90.8 miles

$19 - $29

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The cheapest way to get from Bath to Ludlow is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 2 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bath to Ludlow is to drive which takes 2 h 4 min and costs £14 - £22.

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The distance between Bath and Ludlow is 113 km. The road distance is 145 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to get from Bath to Ludlow, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Bath to Ludlow. However, there are services departing from Bath Spa and arriving at Ludlow via Newport (S Wales). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 31 min.

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

You can take a train from Bath to Ludlow via Newport (S Wales) in around 2 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bath to Ludlow via Bristol, Bus Station, Newport, Kingsway, Newport, Market Square, Cwmbran, Bus Station (Cwmbran Bus Station), Country Bus Station, and Hereford in around 5 h 36 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bath Spa to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Ludlow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $45
First Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Bath City Centre, Westgate Buildings to Bristol, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Newport, Market Square
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
First
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cwmbran, Bus Station (Cwmbran Bus Station) to Country Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in South Wales
Phone
01633 485118
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cwmbran, Bus Station (Cwmbran Bus Station) to Country Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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