There are 11 ways to get from Bath to Scotland by train, plane, 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 to Bristol, fly to Edinburgh  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Edinburgh (EDI) BRS - EDI

$57 - $199

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Glasgow National Express

$33 - $44

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Train to Bristol, fly to Glasgow  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Glasgow (GLA) BRS - GLA

$51 - $176

Train to Bristol, fly to Aberdeen  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Aberdeen (ABZ) BRS - ABZ

$100 - $426

Train to Bristol, fly to Inverness  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Inverness (INV) BRS - INV

$56 - $306

Train to Cardiff, fly to Edinburgh  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Cardiff Central
  2. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Edinburgh (EDI) CWL - EDI

$82 - $241

Train to Southampton, fly to Glasgow  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Southampton Central
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Glasgow (GLA) SOU - GLA

$96 - $308

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Glasgow Central

$226 - $390

Train  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Glasgow Central

$180 - $270

Bus, train  •  11 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Newport, Market Square 7Xp
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Glasgow Central

$158 - $236

Drive  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Bath to Glasgow 387 miles

$80 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bath to Scotland is to bus which costs £25 - £35 and takes 12 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bath to Scotland is to train and fly which costs £35 - £140 and takes 3 h 19 min.

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The distance between Bath and Scotland is 383 miles. The road distance is 387 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 22 min to get from Bath to Scotland, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bath to Scotland. However, there are services departing from Bath City Centre, Westgate Buildings and arriving at Glasgow via Bristol Bus & Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bath Spa and arriving at Glasgow Central. Services depart five times a week. The journey takes approximately 8 h 3 min.

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What companies run services between Bath, England and Scotland?

You can take a train from Bath to Glasgow via Bristol Temple Meads and Birmingham New Street in around 7 h 3 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bath to Glasgow once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 10 h 20 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Flights from Southampton to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Southampton to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Southampton to Glasgow via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $370
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Bristol to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Bristol to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Bristol to Inverness
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Bristol to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bristol to Aberdeen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
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
Train from Bath Spa to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $25
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $50
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
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $30
Anytime Single
$26 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$10 - $15
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Train from Bath Spa to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
8 h 3 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$180 - $270
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$100 - $160
Anytime Single
$180 - $270
Off-Peak Single
$200 - $310
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $95
First Anytime Day Single
$100 - $150
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $50
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $130
Bus operators

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