There are 8 ways to get from Bath to York by train, bus, car or plane

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Train LNER  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to York

$91 - $261

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Bus  •  8 h 11 min

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

$22 - $29

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Train CrossCountry  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to York

$100 - $150

Drive  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Bath to York 235.9 miles

$50 - $75

Fly Bristol to Newcastle, train  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Newcastle (NCL) BRS - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to York

$70 - $273

Train to Southampton, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Southampton Central
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) SOU - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to York

$126 - $388

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to York

$152 - $378

Train to Southampton, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Southampton Central
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to York

$107 - $288

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Bath to York. However, there are services departing from Bath City Centre, Westgate Buildings and arriving at York via Bristol Bus & Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bath Spa and arriving at York. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 4 h 20 min.

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The distance between Bath and York is 187 miles. The road distance is 235.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Bath to York without a car is to train which takes 3 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 50 min to get from Bath to York, including transfers.

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Bath to York bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bristol Bus & Coach Station.

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Bath to York train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Bath Spa station.

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The best way to get from Bath to York is to train which takes 3 h 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 11 min.

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The quickest flight from Bristol Airport to Newcastle Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Bath to York.
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  • Distance: 187.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 50 min

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

You can take a train from Bath to York via London Paddington, Paddington Underground Station, Oxford Circus Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, and London Kings Cross in around 3 h 50 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bath to York once daily. Tickets cost $19 - $25 and the journey takes 6 h 15 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bath Spa to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 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
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $95
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$19 - $29
1st Class
$35 - $55
Grand Central
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bath Spa to York
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Single
$100 - $150
Off-Peak Single
$100 - $160
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $23
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Train from Manchester Airport to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
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 Bristol Bus & Coach Station to York
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Bath to York train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at York station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bath to York is 236 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to drive from Bath to York.

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easyJet offers flights from Bristol Airport to Newcastle Airport.

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