There are 6 ways to get from Swindon to Bath by train, bus, night train, taxi or car

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Train  •  26 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to Bath Spa

$16 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Swindon to Bath National Express

$7 - $11

4 alternative options

Line 55 bus, bus  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the line 55 bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Chippenham, Railway Station 55
  2. Take the bus from Chippenham, Railway Station Approach to Bath City Centre, Bus Station X31

$8 - $11

Night train  •  28 min

  1. Take the night train from Swindon to Bath Spa

$16 - $29

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Swindon to Bath 34.3 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Swindon to Bath 34.3 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Swindon to Bath is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Swindon to Bath is to train which costs £12 - £40 and takes 26 min.

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The distance between Swindon and Bath is 28 miles. The road distance is 34.3 miles.

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The train from Swindon to Bath Spa takes 26 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Swindon and arriving at Bath. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Swindon and arriving at Bath Spa. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Swindon to Bath hourly. Tickets cost $16 - $29 and the journey takes 26 min. CrossCountry also services this route 6 times a week. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Swindon to Bath once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Swindon to Bath Spa
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $29
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Chippenham, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Faresaver
Website
faresaver.co.uk
Bus from Chippenham, Railway Station Approach to Bath City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
faresaver.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Swindon to Bath
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
A1 Swindon Taxis
Phone
+44 1793 251251
Website
a1swindontaxis.co.uk

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