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There are 4 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bath by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 55m

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Bath Spa

£55 - £80

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Bus  •  4h 40m

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

£12 - £16

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3h 37m

  1. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport Coach Station to London Baker Street Stansted Airport - London
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Bath Spa

£47 - £62

Drive  •  2h 44m

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bath 158.4 miles

£24 - £35

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The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bath is to bus which costs £11 - £16 and takes 4h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bath is to drive which costs £24 - £35 and takes 2h 44m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bath. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport London and arriving at Bath via Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bath. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Bath Spa via Liverpool Street station and London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 55m.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Bath is 119 miles. The road distance is 158.4 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bath without a car is to train which takes 2h 55m and costs £55 - £80.

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It takes approximately 2h 55m to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bath, including transfers.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bath bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stansted Airport London station.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bath train services, operated by Stansted Express, depart from Stansted Airport station.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bath is to train which takes 2h 55m and costs £55 - £80. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £16 and takes 4h 40m.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bath.
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  • Distance: 118.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 55m

What companies run services between London Stansted Airport (STN), England and Bath, England?

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bath via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street station, Lancaster Gate station, and London Paddington in around 2h 55m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bath via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 4h 40m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Airport Bus Express
Phone
0044 (0) 1279681984
Email
info@airportbusexpress.co.uk
Website
airportbusexpress.co.uk
Bus from London Stansted Airport Coach Station to London Baker Street
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Website
Airport Bus Express
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Bath
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
National Express

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bath bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bath station.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bath train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Bath Spa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bath is 158 miles. It takes approximately 2h 44m to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Bath.

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