There are 5 ways to get from Harwich to Bath by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Manningtree to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Bath Spa

$87 - $147

Cheapest option

Line 103 bus, bus  •  8 h

  1. Take the line 103 bus from Harwich, Mayflower Avenue to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) 102 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Colchester to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 250
  3. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Bath

$65 - $77

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Thorpe-le-Soken to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Salisbury
  3. Take the bus from Fisherton Street (Rail) to Bath City Centre, Bus Station D1

$66 - $102

Drive  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Harwich to Bath 206.3 miles

$40 - $65

Train, fly  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Manningtree to Chelmsford
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Bristol (BRS) STN - BRS

$238 - $733

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The cheapest way to get from Harwich to Bath is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Harwich to Bath is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Harwich to Bath. However, there are services departing from Harwich, Mayflower Avenue and arriving at Bath via Colchester and London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h.

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The distance between Harwich and Bath is 162 miles. The road distance is 206.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Harwich to Bath without a car is to train which takes 4 h 3 min and costs £65 - £120.

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It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to get from Harwich to Bath, including transfers.

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Harwich to Bath bus services, operated by Arriva UK, depart from Harwich, Mayflower Avenue station.

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The best way to get from Harwich to Bath is to train which takes 4 h 3 min and costs £65 - £120. Alternatively, you can line 103 bus and bus, which costs £50 - £65 and takes 8 h.

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Map of how to get from Harwich to Bath.
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  • Distance: 162 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 3 min

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

You can take a train from Harwich to Bath via Manningtree, London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street Underground Station, Lancaster Gate Underground Station, and London Paddington in around 4 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Harwich to Bath via Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn), Colchester, and London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 in around 8 h.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Naples
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Alicante
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Knock
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Budapest
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Thomas Cook
Website
thomascookairlines.com
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Mahon
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from London Stansted to Bristol via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Manningtree to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Thorpe-le-Soken to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Manningtree to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Bath Spa
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $100
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Harwich, Mayflower Avenue to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
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 Colchester to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Bath
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com

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