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Bath to London

From £5 one-way*

Duration: 2 hrs 30 mins (fastest)
Departures: up to 10 services per day

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Children under 14 years of age are not permitted to travel without being accompanied throughout the journey by a responsible person aged 16 years or over.
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 Bath to London

Our coaches travel from Bath Spa Bus Station to London (Victoria Coach Station) up to 10 times a day. Services run from 4.30am (approx) on our 403 route.

Our fastest journey will get you from Bath to London (Earl's Court) in just 2 hrs 30 mins, and to London Victoria Coach Station in just 2 hrs 50 mins. With regular, reliable services and fares available from £5 one-way*, you can travel with confidence, comfort and ease.

Bath to London journey information
Fastest journey time 2 hrs 30 mins
Cheapest price From £5 *
Distance (approx) 194km
No. of stops 7 (other services may use further stops)
First & last journey daily 4:30am/20:15pm

Our Bath to London services and stops

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

403 coach towards London

Our 403 service travels up to 10 times a day and calls at the following stops:

  • Bath Bus Station
  • Bath (London Road)
  • Box
  • Rudloe
  • Corsham
  • Chippenham (Cepen Park South)
  • Chippenham Town Bridge
  • Reading, Mereoak Park & Ride,
  • Heathrow Airport Central Bus Station
  • London (Earl's Court)
  • London Victoria Coach Station

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Departing from Bath

Coaches from Bath Spa Bus Station to London Victoria depart from 4.30am. Bath Spa Bus Station is based on Dorchester Street; in the heart of the town centre and just a 1-minutes walk from Bath Spa Rail Station.

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

Arriving in London

London Victoria Coach Station is just 300 metres from the tube network, and is served 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 into the city centre. Victoria Rail Station is also just 300 metres away, and there is a taxi rank outside the coach station on Eccleston Place.

Take a look at our London Victoria Station page for more.

Frequently asked questions

When is the first coach from Bath to London?

The first coach leaves from Bath Bus Station at 4.30am, arriving at London Victoria Coach Station at 7.20am.

When is the last coach from Bath to London?

The last coach leaves from Bath Bus Station at 20.15pm, arriving at London Victoria Coach Station at 23.00am.

How much is the coach from Bath to London?

A one-way journey from Bath to London is available from £5*.

How long does the coach take from Bath to London?

Our fastest coach journey from Bath to London takes 2 hours and 30 mins.

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

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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