There are 3 ways to get from St Austell to Bath by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from St Austell to Bath Spa

$80 - $180

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Bus  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Holmbush to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way
  2. Take the bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Bath City Centre, Dorchester Street A4

$48 - $63

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Drive from St Austell to Bath 162.1 miles

$35 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from St Austell to Bath is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from St Austell to Bath is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from St Austell to Bath. However, there are services departing from Holmbush and arriving at Bath City Centre, Dorchester Street via Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station and Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 47 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from St Austell and arriving at Bath Spa. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 3 h 26 min.

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The distance between St Austell and Bath is 128 miles. The road distance is 162.1 miles.

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The best way to get from St Austell to Bath without a car is to train which takes 3 h 26 min and costs £60 - £140.

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The train from St Austell to Bath Spa takes 3 h 26 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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St Austell to Bath bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Holmbush station.

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St Austell to Bath train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from St Austell station.

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The best way to get from St Austell to Bath is to train which takes 3 h 26 min and costs £60 - £140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £35 - £50 and takes 5 h 47 min.

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Map of how to get from St Austell to Bath.
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  • Distance: 127.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 26 min

What companies run services between St Austell, England and Bath, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from St Austell to Bath once daily. Tickets cost $80 - $120 and the journey takes 3 h 26 min. Great Western Railway also services this route 5 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from St Austell to Bath via Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way, Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station, and Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal in around 5 h 47 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from St Austell to Bath Spa
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $180
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $80
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$95 - $180
Bus operators
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 Holmbush to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bath Bus Company
Phone
+44 (0)1225 444102
Website
bathbuscompany.com
Bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Bath City Centre, Dorchester Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
bathbuscompany.com
Air Decker
Website
airdecker.com
Bus from Bristol Airport to Bath
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
airdecker.com

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