There are 4 ways to get from Cambridge to Bath by train, 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  •  2 h 51 min

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

$80 - $146

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Bath National Express

$59 - $74

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Salisbury
  3. Take the bus from Fisherton Street (Rail) to Bath City Centre, Bus Station D1

$60 - $90

Drive  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Bath 150.4 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Bath is to drive which costs £24 - £40 and takes 2 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Bath is to train which costs £60 - £120 and takes 2 h 51 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and Bath is 121 miles. The road distance is 150.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 51 min to get from Cambridge to Bath, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Bath. However, there are services departing from Cambridge Parkside and arriving at Bath via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 40 min.

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

You can take a train from Cambridge to Bath via London Kings Cross, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, and London Paddington in around 2 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cambridge to Bath via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 in around 5 h 40 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Bath Spa
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
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cambridge Parkside to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $34
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Bath
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com

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