There are 5 ways to get from St Ives to Bath by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Hayle to Bath Spa

$113 - $203

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Hayle to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way National Express
  2. Take the bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal Falcon

$52 - $67

3 alternative options

Train, line 19 bus  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Hayle to Bristol Parkway
  2. Take the line 19 bus from Stoke Gifford, Bristol Parkway Station to Bath City Centre, James Street West 19 / ...

$91 - $138

Drive  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Drive from St Ives to Bath 195.3 miles

$40 - $65

Fly, train  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Land's End (LEQ) to Exeter (EXT) LEQ - EXT
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads

$88 - $463

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The cheapest way to get from St Ives to Bath is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from St Ives to Bath is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from St Ives station to Bath. However, there are services departing from St Ives, Bus Station and arriving at Bath City Centre, Dorchester Street via Hayle, Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station and Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 10 min.

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The distance between St Ives and Bath is 159 miles. The road distance is 195.3 miles.

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The best way to get from St Ives to Bath without a car is to train which takes 5 h 22 min and costs £85 - £160.

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It takes approximately 5 h 22 min to get from St Ives to Bath, including transfers.

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St Ives to Bath bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Hayle station.

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The best way to get from St Ives to Bath is to train which takes 5 h 22 min and costs £85 - £160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £40 - £55 and takes 8 h 10 min.

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  • Distance: 159 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 22 min

What companies run services between St Ives, Cornwall, England and Bath, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from St Ives to Bath once daily. Tickets cost $110 - $200 and the journey takes 4 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from St Ives to Bath via Hayle, Viaduct, Hayle, Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way, Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station, and Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal in around 8 h 10 min.

Airlines
Isles of Scilly Skybus
Flights from Land's End to Exeter via Scilly Isles
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $340
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Hayle to Bath Spa
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $200
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $90
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $200
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Hayle to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $80
Anytime Single
$85 - $130
Off-Peak Single
$85 - $130
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Bus operators
National Express
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
$33
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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