There are 2 ways to get from Reading to Bath by train or car

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Train  •  59 min

  1. Take the train from Reading to Bath Spa

$35 - $70

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Reading to Bath 73.3 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Reading to Bath is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reading to Bath is to train which costs £29 - £55 and takes 59 min.

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The distance between Reading and Bath is 61 miles. The road distance is 73.3 miles.

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The train from Reading to Bath Spa takes 59 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Reading and arriving at Bath Spa. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 59 min.

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Reading to Bath hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $70 and the journey takes 59 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Train from Reading to Bath Spa
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $70

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