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Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads by train

It takes an average of 16m to travel from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads by train, over a distance of around 11 miles (17 km). There are normally 159 trains per day travelling from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads and tickets for this journey start from £9.70 when you book in advance.

First train

05:28

Last train

01:24

Departure station

Bath Spa

Arrival station

Bristol Temple Meads

Journey time

From 11m

Distance

11 miles (17 km)

Frequency

159 trains per day

Changes

Direct trains available

Price

From £9.70

Train operators

Great Western Railway

Travelling from Bath to Bristol by train

If you want to travel from Bath to Bristol by train, you've come to the right place!

The train from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads usually takes around 16m but can take just 11m on the fastest Great Western Railway services, with around 82 trains running on this popular route every day. Trains are direct, so once you’re on board you can sit back, relax and stay connected with free WiFi available on most services.

If you want to snap up the cheapest fares, book an Off-Peak time – tickets are usually cheaper during quieter times on weekdays and weekends. You can also get a Railcard and save up to 1/3 on eligible journeys for a whole year. You can compare ticket prices in our Journey Planner at the top of the page.

Want to book your train tickets from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads now? Just start a search with us today. If you want to know if trains are running, read on for timetables, including first and last train times from Bath to Bristol, FAQs and tips on how to book cheap train tickets.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads take?

The average journey time by train between Bath Spa and Bristol Temple Meads is 16 minutes, with around 159 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Bath Spa and Bristol Temple Meads by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads is 11 minutes.

How much does the train from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads cost?

Train ticket prices from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads can start from as little as £9.70 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads without having to change trains. There are 159 direct trains from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads leave?

The first train from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads leaves at 05:28. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads leave?

The last train from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads leaves at 01:24. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Bath Spa and Bristol Temple Meads by train?

Trains travelling from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads cover a distance of around 11 miles (17 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Bristol Temple Meads to Bath Spa.

Cheap train tickets from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads

Train tickets from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads start at £9.70 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets.

Book in advance

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Consider a Season Ticket

If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads is right for you.

Use your Railcard

National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard here.

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For more money-saving tips on UK and European train travel, read our cheap train tickets guide.

Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.
† Average savings on advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.

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