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There are 4 ways to get from Bourton-on-the-Water to Bath by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Moreton-in-Marsh to Oxford
  2. Take the train from Didcot Parkway to Bath Spa

$49 - $92

Cheapest option

Line 801 bus, bus  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the line 801 bus from Bourton-on-the-Water, Newsagent to Royal Well Bus Station 801
  2. Take the bus from Cheltenham to Bristol Bus & Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Bath City Centre, Bus Station X39 / ...

$11 - $15

2 alternative options

Line 801 bus, train  •  4 h

  1. Take the line 801 bus from Bourton-on-the-Water, Newsagent to Royal Well Bus Station 801
  2. Take the train from Gloucester to Bath Spa

$30 - $54

Drive  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Bourton-on-the-Water to Bath 51 miles

$11 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Bourton-on-the-Water to Bath is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bourton-on-the-Water to Bath is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bourton-on-the-Water to Bath station. However, there are services departing from Bourton-on-the-Water, Newsagent and arriving at Bath City Centre, Bus Station via Cheltenham and Bristol, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 11 min.

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The distance between Bourton-on-the-Water and Bath is 44 miles. The road distance is 51 miles.

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The best way to get from Bourton-on-the-Water to Bath without a car is to train which takes 3 h 29 min and costs £35 - £75.

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It takes approximately 3 h 29 min to get from Bourton-on-the-Water to Bath, including transfers.

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Bourton-on-the-Water to Bath bus services, operated by Pulhams Coaches, depart from Bourton-on-the-Water, Newsagent station.

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The best way to get from Bourton-on-the-Water to Bath is to train which takes 3 h 29 min and costs £35 - £75. Alternatively, you can line 801 bus and bus, which costs £8 - £12 and takes 4 h 11 min.

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Bourton-on-the-Water to Bath bus services, operated by First, arrive at Bath City Centre, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bourton-on-the-Water to Bath is 51 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to drive from Bourton-on-the-Water to Bath.

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Map of how to get from Bourton-on-the-Water to Bath.
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  • Distance: 43.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 29 min

What companies run services between Bourton-on-the-Water, England and Bath, England?

You can take a train from Bourton-on-the-Water to Bath via Moreton-in-Marsh, station, Moreton-in-Marsh, Oxford, and Didcot Parkway in around 3 h 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bourton-on-the-Water to Bath via Cheltenham, Bristol Bus & Coach Station, and Bristol, Bus Station in around 4 h 11 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Moreton-in-Marsh to Oxford
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $28
Train from Didcot Parkway to Bath Spa
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $27
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $55
Train from Gloucester to Bath Spa
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $25
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $50
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 Cheltenham to Bristol Bus & Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
National Express

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