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Coach travel from London to Bath

From £9 one-way*

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Departures: up to 9 services per day

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Children aged 14 - 15 years old may travel unaccompanied, as from 5am, arriving at their booked destination no later than 10pm. Unaccompanied children will be asked for proof of age or a signed letter of permission from their parent/guardian. (sms or chat based messages are not permissible)

One infant aged 0-2 travels free when accompanied by an adult with a valid ticket. Additional infants aged 0-2 must be paid for. If you are travelling with more than 1 infant aged 0-2, please book the additional infant as 'Children (3-15).

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Coach from London to Bath

Our coaches travel from London Victoria Coach Station to Bath Spa Bus Station up to 9 times a day on our 403 services.

With regular, reliable services and fares from just £9 one-way*, you can travel with confidence and ease once again with National Express.

London to Bath journey information
Fastest journey time 2hrs 35 mins
Cheapest price From £9 *
Distance (approx) 190km (approx)
No. of stops 2 (404 service, other services use further stops)
First & last journey daily 7:00am/11:00pm (from London Victoria)

Our London to Bath services and stops

Click below to see the stops for each service and plan your journey with ease.

403 coach towards Bath

Our 403 service travels up to 6 times a day and calls at the following stops:

  • London Victoria Coach Station
  • Heathrow Airport London Terminal 2
  • Chippenham
  • Chippenham (Cepen Park)
  • Corsham
  • Rudloe
  • Box
  • Bath (London Road)
  • Bath Bus Station

404 coach towards Plymouth

Our 404 service travels up to 1 time a day and calls at the following stops:

  • London Victoria Coach Station
  • Heathrow Airport London Terminal 2
  • Chippenham
  • Bath Bus Station

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Departing from London Victoria Coach Station

London Victoria Coach Station is just 300 metres from the tube network, and is serve by the Victoria Line, the District Line and the Circle Line.

A bus stop is directly outside the coach station and is served by many routes from the city centre.

Take a look at our London Victoria Station facilities.

Arriving at Bath Spa Bus Station

Bath Spa Bus Station is based on Dorchester Street; in the heart of the town centre and just a 1-minute walk from Bath Spa Rail Station.

The town centre is home to many taxi ranks and the station is served by several regular bus routes.

Frequently asked questions

When is the first coach from London to Bath?

The first coach leaves from London Victoria Coach Station at 7.00am, terminating at Bath Bus Station at 10.15am.

When is the last coach from London to Bath?

The last coach departs from London Victoria Coach Station at 11.00pm, arriving at Bath Bus Station at 01.35am

How much is the coach from London to Bath?

A one-way journey from London to Bath is available from £9 *.

How long does the coach take from London to Bath?

Coach journeys from London to Bath take approximately 2 hrs 50 mins. However, our fastest coach arrives in 2 hrs 35 mins.

What happens if I miss my coach from London to Bath?

We have fare types available to give you more flexibility when you travel. Both our Standard and Fully Flexible fares are amendable, however, excess fees may apply. For more information, please visit our tickets page.

Alternatively, when buying your ticket you can add Change and Go to your booking. Change and Go allows you to board any available coach 12 hours before or after your original departure time for just £5 per journey. Find out more at our Change and Go page.

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