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Bristol Temple Meads to Bath Spa by train

It takes an average of 15m to travel from Bristol Temple Meads to Bath Spa by train, over a distance of around 11 miles (17 km). There are normally 86 trains per day travelling from Bristol Temple Meads to Bath Spa and tickets for this journey start from £8.20 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 11m
PriceFrom £8.20
Distance11 miles (17 km)
Frequency86 trains per day
First train04:00
Last train23:45
Departure stationBristol Temple Meads
Arrival stationBath Spa
ChangesDirect trains available
Train operatorsGreat Western Railway, South Western Railway

Bristol Temple Meads to Bath Spa train times

Check out the next trains departing from Bristol Temple Meads to Bath Spa for Wednesday 16th June 2021 using our handy timetable below, including platform and live travel information. You can view the full day timetable or search for a different date here.
DepartsArrivesTrainDuration
18:43 On timebristol temple meads18:59 On timebath spaPlat. 11 great western railway Off PeakGet tickets16m, direct
19:00 On timebristol temple meads19:11 On timebath spaPlat. 15 great western railway Off PeakGet tickets11m, direct
19:23 On timebristol temple meads19:35 On timebath spaPlat. 11 great western railway Off PeakGet tickets12m, direct
19:35 On timebristol temple meads19:49 On timebath spaPlat. 10 south western railway Off PeakGet tickets14m, direct
19:43 On timebristol temple meads20:00 On timebath spaPlat. 11 great western railway Off PeakGet tickets17m, direct
20:00 On timebristol temple meads20:11 On timebath spaPlat. 13 great western railway Off PeakGet tickets11m, direct
20:25 On timebristol temple meads20:37 On timebath spaPlat. 11 great western railway Off PeakGet tickets12m, direct
20:46 On timebristol temple meads21:02 On timebath spaPlat. 11 great western railway Off PeakGet tickets16m, direct
21:00 On timebristol temple meads21:11 On timebath spaPlat. 7 great western railway Off PeakGet tickets11m, direct
21:23 On timebristol temple meads21:36 On timebath spaPlat. 11 great western railway Off PeakGet tickets13m, direct

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Bristol Temple Meads to Bath Spa? 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 Bristol Temple Meads to Bath Spa take?

The average journey time by train between Bristol Temple Meads and Bath Spa is 15 minutes, with around 86 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 Bristol Temple Meads and Bath Spa by train?

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

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

Train ticket prices from Bristol Temple Meads to Bath Spa can start from as little as £8.20 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 Bristol Temple Meads to Bath Spa?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Bristol Temple Meads to Bath Spa without having to change trains. There are 86 direct trains from Bristol Temple Meads to Bath Spa each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

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

The first train from Bristol Temple Meads to Bath Spa leaves at 04:00. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from Bristol Temple Meads to Bath Spa leaves at 23:45. 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 Bristol Temple Meads and Bath Spa by train?

Trains travelling from Bristol Temple Meads to Bath Spa 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 Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads.

Cheap train tickets from Bristol Temple Meads to Bath Spa

Train tickets from Bristol Temple Meads to Bath Spa start at £8.20 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, and even tell you when the prices are likely to increase with Price Prediction.

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