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There are 4 ways to get from Harpenden to Bath by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 55m

  1. Take the train from Harpenden to Farringdon
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Bath Spa

$70 - $131

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Bus, line 55 bus  •  9h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Harpenden, Old Cock Inn to Watford, Clarendon Road
  2. Take the bus from Watford, Exchange Road to Aylesbury, Bus Station 500 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Park End Street
  4. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square to Swindon, Bus Station S6
  5. Take the line 55 bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Chippenham, Bus Station 55
  6. Take the bus from Chippenham, Bus Station to Bath City Centre, Bus Station X31

$23 - $35

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Luton to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Bath National Express

$47 - $62

Drive  •  2h 14m

  1. Drive from Harpenden to Bath 127.9 miles

$27 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Harpenden to Bath is to bus and line 55 bus which costs £17 - £27 and takes 9h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Harpenden to Bath is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2h 14m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Harpenden to Bath. However, there are services departing from Harpenden, Old Cock Inn and arriving at Bath via Luton and Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 40m.

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The distance between Harpenden and Bath is 92 miles. The road distance is 127.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Harpenden to Bath without a car is to train which takes 2h 55m and costs £50 - £110.

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It takes approximately 2h 55m to get from Harpenden to Bath, including transfers.

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Harpenden to Bath bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Luton station.

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The best way to get from Harpenden to Bath is to train which takes 2h 55m and costs £50 - £110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £35 - £50 and takes 5h 40m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Harpenden to Bath is 128 miles. It takes approximately 2h 14m to drive from Harpenden to Bath.

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Map of how to get from Harpenden to Bath.
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  • Distance: 91.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 55m

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

You can take a train from Harpenden to Bath via Farringdon, Farringdon station, Paddington, and London Paddington in around 2h 55m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Harpenden to Bath via Luton Station Interchange, Luton, and Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 5h 40m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Bath Spa
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
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

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 Luton to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Website
National Express
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Bath
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
National Express
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Harpenden, Old Cock Inn to Watford, Clarendon Road
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Watford, Exchange Road to Aylesbury, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Park End Street
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Red Rose Travel
Phone
01296 747 926
Website
redrosetravel.com
Bus from Watford, Clarendon Road to Aylesbury, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
redrosetravel.com
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square to Swindon, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Stagecoach West
Bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Chippenham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Stagecoach West
Faresaver
Phone
+44 1249 444444
Email
sales@faresaver.co.uk
Website
faresaver.co.uk
Bus from Chippenham, Bus Station to Bath City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
faresaver.co.uk

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