Visitor Info

Bath is a World Heritage City at the southwest of England, known for its natural hot springs and 18th-century Georgian architecture. London is just 1.5 hours away by train. Stonehenge is 1 hour away by car.

 

London Heathrow

Heathrow Airport, with its many international flights, is about 2hrs away.

For train services between Heathrow and Bath there are two options. First and easiest is Heathrow Express rail service to London Paddington and then the direct train to Bath for every half hour.

A direct bus service from Heathrow to Bath is run by National Express.

Car hire is available through Avis, Europcar and Hertz. Taxis are not recommended due to cost.

 

Bristol Airport

Bristol Airport is about 45 mins away and has regular flights to many European destinations (served by budget airlines such as Easyjet and Ryanair) and a daily service to New York – Newark.

The Air Decker bus service links the airport to Bath.

Car hire is available through Avis, Europcar and Hertz. Taxis are not recommended due to cost.

 

By Train

Trains provide frequent services between all major British cities. Bath Spa is the main station. First Great Western run the service from London Paddington to Bath Spa Station, with frequent trains and a journey time of about 1.5 hours.

Train times can be found on the National Rail Website and tickets can be bought at several websites including The Trainline and First Great Western

For more travel information, visit https://www.visitbath.co.uk.