Directions to Abbey Hotel, Bath

By Car

From the M4

At Junction 18, take the A46 exit to Bath/Stroud. At the roundabout, take the exit onto A46 Bath. Go through one roundabout. Take the A4 slip road to Bath/Warminster/A36. At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto London Road West/A4.

Around 400m beyond Morrisons, turn left at the major traffic lights onto Cleveland Place, crossing the river and continuing onto Bathwick Street. Take a right onto Sydney Place/A36. Continue to follow A36.

Go through one roundabout then turn right onto North Parade Road, where the railway bridge crosses the road. You now recross the river and at the traffic lights have two choices:

To get to the Abbey Hotel front door:

At the traffic lights, turn right and then immediately sharp left, around the traffic island. You will then come round the traffic island, which brings you to the front of the Abbey Hotel. You cannot park here, but you can drop off heavy luggage.

To park at Southgate Car Park:

At the traffic lights at the end of North Parade Road,

Follow the road to the set of lights opposite the train station and take a right and follow the signs for Southgate car park.

By train

There is a direct service to Bath Spa station from London Paddington every half an hour at peak times during the week and the journey takes around 1 hour 30 minutes. Journeys from Bristol Parkway take approximately 35 minutes and from Bristol Temple Meads around 10 minutes. Bath Spa station is a five-minute walk from our hotel and local taxis are always available.


There is a loading area outside the hotel which can be used for up to 20 minutes. There are also two car parks conveniently located close by:

  • We recommend parking in Southgate Bath Car Park (BA1 1TP). The charge here is approx. £15.00 for 24 hours and it’s approximately a five-minute walk from our hotel.
  • There are 6 electric car charging points available at this car park for those travelling to the hotel by electric vehicle.


We have partnered with Chauffeur Travel to offer you very competitive rates for transfers from local and international airports, as well as chauffeur driven transport to local attractions from right outside the hotel’s front door.

Approximate prices:

  • Bristol Airport to Bath: £48.00
  • London Heathrow to Bath: £155.00
  • Cardiff to Bath: £155.00

To book your transport, call 01225 463404, visit their website to book online or email direct on

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