There are 6 ways to get from Bourton-on-the-Water to Bath by bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Line 801 bus, train CrossCountry  •  3 h

  1. Take the line 801 bus from Bourton-on-the-Water, Newsagent to Royal Well Bus Station 801
  2. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Temple Meads

$51 - $106

Cheapest option

Line 801 bus, bus  •  4 h 3 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, James Street West 37 / ...

$18 - $23

4 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Moreton-in-Marsh to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Bath Spa

$68 - $129

Line 801 bus, train  •  3 h 51 min

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

$40 - $71

Line 801 bus, line 69 bus, line 620 bus  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the line 801 bus from Bourton-on-the-Water, Newsagent to Royal Well Bus Station 801
  2. Take the line 69 bus from Stroud, Merrywalks to Old Sodbury, The Cross Hands 69
  3. Take the line 620 bus from Old Sodbury, The Cross Hands to Bath City Centre, Bus Station 620

$19 - $24

Drive  •  1 h 9 min

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

$11 - $16

Questions & Answers

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. However, there are services departing from Bourton-on-the-Water, Newsagent and arriving at Bath City Centre, James Street West via Cheltenham and Bristol, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 3 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 line 801 bus and train which takes 3 h and costs £35 - £85.

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It takes approximately 3 h 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 39 min and costs £50 - £110. Alternatively, you can line 801 bus and bus, which costs £13 - £18 and takes 4 h 3 min.

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Bourton-on-the-Water to Bath bus services, operated by First, arrive at Bath City Centre, James Street West 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

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, Corn Exchange, Moreton-in-Marsh, and Reading in around 3 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bourton-on-the-Water to Bath via Royal Well Bus Station, Cheltenham, Bristol Bus & Coach Station, and Bristol, Bus Station in around 4 h 3 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Bath Spa
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$28 - $45
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Moreton-in-Marsh to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $27
Advanced Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $55
Train from Reading to Bath Spa
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $35
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $70
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Bath Spa
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stroud, Merrywalks to Old Sodbury, The Cross Hands
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Old Sodbury, The Cross Hands to Bath City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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