It takes an average of 1h 27m to travel from London to Bath Spa by train, over a distance of around 96 miles (155 km). There are normally 52 trains per day travelling from London to Bath Spa and tickets for this journey start from £23 when you book in advance.
From 1h 12m
96 miles (155 km)
52 trains per day
Direct trains available
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Each day, Great Western Railway provide around 45 direct trains between London and Bath, covering 96 miles during each journey. On average, trains between London and Bath take around 1 hour and 30 minutes, but the fastest services take just 1 hour and 15 minutes. Once you've boarded the train, you can relax, enjoy the panoramic views of the Great British countryside and look forward to exploring the historic city of Bath.
Comprising fascinating history, ancient architecture and contemporary culture, Bath is one of the most beautiful cities in the UK. Since Roman times, tourists have flocked to the city's famous baths and world-renowned cobbled streets and honey-coloured Georgian buildings. There's a diverse array of things to see and do, none more famous than the city's iconic Roman Baths. So why not embark on a guided tour through this well-preserved complex of baths, frequented by Roman soldiers since 60AD? If you're a literary fan, you should head straight to the Jane Austen Centre and uncover the fascinating woman behind the pen. In the city centre, Bath Abbey towers above the city and exhibits some of the world's finest examples of Gothic architecture.
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*Single Standard Class ticket
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