There are 3 ways to get from Bath to Wales by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Cardiff Central

$26 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bath to Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens National Express

$8 - $12

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Bath to Cardiff 56.8 miles

$12 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Bath to Wales is to bus which costs £6 - £10 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bath to Wales is to train which costs £20 - £40 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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The distance between Bath and Wales is 87 miles. The road distance is 56.8 miles.

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The train from Bath Spa to Cardiff Central takes 1 h 2 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bath and arriving at Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens station. Services depart five times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bath Spa and arriving at Cardiff Central. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h 2 min.

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What companies run services between Bath, England and Wales?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Bath to Cardiff hourly. Tickets cost $26 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 2 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bath to Cardiff 5 times a week. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 45 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
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
Bus operators
National Express

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