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

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Train  •  4 h 4 min

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

$89 - $158

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Harwich, Mayflower Avenue to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street 102 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Colchester to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 250
  3. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Bath

$61 - $76

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Harwich, Mayflower Avenue to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street 102 / ...
  2. Take the train from Colchester to London Liverpool Street
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Bath Spa

$86 - $155

Drive  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Harwich to Bath 206.3 miles

$40 - $65

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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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3. 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 4 min and costs £65 - £130.

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

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Harwich to Bath bus services, operated by First in Essex, 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 4 min and costs £65 - £130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £45 - £60 and takes 8 h.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Harwich to Bath is 206 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 29 min to drive from Harwich to Bath.

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Map of how to get from Harwich to Bath.
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  • Distance: 162 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 4 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 station, Lancaster Gate station, and London Paddington in around 4 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Harwich to Bath via Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street, Colchester, and Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 8 h.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Manningtree to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Colchester to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
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 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $110
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Harwich, Mayflower Avenue to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
Panther Travel
Phone
+44 7918 649427
Email
info@bigblackpanther.com
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Harwich, Mayflower Avenue to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
bustimes.org.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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Bath
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com

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