Cardiff to Bath by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Cardiff to Bath by train
Fast trains from Cardiff to Bath take around 1 hour and 4 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 57 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cardiff and Bath.
1. Are there direct trains from Cardiff to Bath?
Direct trains from Cardiff to Bath have been found.
We usually find around 18 direct trains on the route from Cardiff to Bath every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 44 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Cardiff to Bath?
The Cardiff to Bath train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 4 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Cardiff to Bath train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Bath is usually scheduled to depart Cardiff around 06:28 and the last train is around 21:00.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cardiff around 04:55, and the last at 22:10.
What's the Cardiff to Bath train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Cardiff to Bath are $6.24.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $6 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $26. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Cardiff to Bath train tickets?
Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance.
If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Cardiff to Bath by train.
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Which train companies operate between Cardiff and Bath?
More than one train company operates on the route from Cardiff to Bath, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- First Great Western
- Great Western Railway
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Bath to Cardiff by train