There are 3 ways to get from Ludlow 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 49 min

  1. Take the train from Ludlow to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Bath Spa

$50 - $83

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Hereford, Railway Station (Railway Station entrance) to Monmouth, Bus Station (Monmouth Bus Station) 36
  2. Take the bus from Chepstow, Bus Station (Chepstow Bus Station) to Bristol, Bus Station 7Xp
  3. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Bath City Centre, James Street West 37 / ...

$30 - $42

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Ludlow to Bath 90.8 miles

$19 - $29

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

You can take a train from Ludlow to Bath via Newport (S Wales) in around 2 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ludlow to Bath via Hereford, Hereford, Railway Station (Railway Station entrance), Monmouth, Bus Station (Monmouth Bus Station), Chepstow, Bus Station (Chepstow Bus Station), and Bristol, Bus Station in around 5 h 26 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Ludlow to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
First Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Bath Spa
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Wye and Dean
Phone
01452 418630
Email
west.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hereford, Railway Station (Railway Station entrance) to Monmouth, Bus Station (Monmouth Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hereford, Railway Station (Railway Station entrance) to Monmouth, Bus Station (Monmouth Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chepstow, Bus Station (Chepstow Bus Station) to Bristol, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
First
Bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Bath City Centre, James Street West
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ludlow to Bath?

The distance between Ludlow and Bath is 113 km. The road distance is 145 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ludlow to Bath?

The cheapest way to get from Ludlow to Bath is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 2 h 4 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ludlow to Bath?

The quickest way to get from Ludlow to Bath is to drive which takes 2 h 4 min and costs £14 - £21.

Is there a direct train between Ludlow and Bath?

No, there is no direct train from Ludlow to Bath. However, there are services departing from Ludlow and arriving at Bath Spa via Newport (S Wales). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 49 min.

How long does it take to get from Ludlow to Bath?

It takes approximately 2 h 49 min to get from Ludlow to Bath, including transfers.