General Information

Detailed information about the city is available from Visit Bath

Travel information

Air travel

Bristol International Airport: Our nearest airport is Bristol International Airport. The A4 Air Decker bus service will take you directly from the airport to Bath. You can also catch the Bristol Flyer Airport Express from the airport to Bristol Temple Meads rail station to travel to Bath by train.

London Airports: There are regular connections by rail and coach from London Heathrow and London Gatwick.

Train services 

There are frequent services from London, Bristol and South Wales to Bath Spa Railway station (BTH). Visit National Rail for train timetables, fares and cheap advance tickets. provides for information about the accessibility of Bath Spa railway station.

Ticket discount: For a discount on tickets for the Great Western Railway who run services between London Paddington and Bath Spa please use this link.





Please note the conditions to get the discount:

  • The conference fare is only available on GWR services.
  • Due to proximity to the destination station, some origin stations would not be eligible for the conference fare.
  • The out-bound portion of the ticket is non-flexible, the return portion is fully flexible.
  • The traveller must provide proof of Conference attendance on request from the onboard manager, this can be in the form of a letter or e-mail that confirms attendance. Failure to do so may result in the delegate being required to pay the difference between the conference fare and an Anytime ticket.
Rail updates: Visit the websites of the main rail operators in the Bath area for the latest travel updates:

Great Western Railway

Arriva Trains Wales

South West Trains

Coach and bus services: Visit National Express to plan journeys to Bath. There are frequent daily services between London Victoria, Heathrow Airport and Bath.

You can also plan journeys by bus and coach using Traveline South West.