Bath’s nearest airport is Bristol International Airport, which is located approximately 20 miles away. Transfers from Bristol Airport to Bath can be made via taxi or via the A4 bus, which runs every half hour during the day. Full information about the A4 bus, including timetables and prices, can be found here.

The most practical transport to Kingswood from London airports is either rail or coach, the details of which are below.

Russell’s of Bath offers 24/7 private taxi hire to/from most local airports including London Heathrow, London Gatwick and Bristol International Airport.

By Rail

The nearest railway station to Kingswood is the city’s main train station, Bath Spa Railway Station. Trains from London Paddington stop at Bath Spa Railway Station every half hour. Services from Bristol Temple Meads, Cardiff Central and Portsmouth Harbour also stop regularly. The easiest way to get to Kingswood from Bath Spa Railway Station is either by taxi or by bus.

By Coach

Bath is easy to reach by National Express, which provides coach services between major towns and cities. Regular services from London Victoria coach station, London Heathrow Airport and London Gatwick Airport travel to Bath Bus Station. To check services to and from Bath, click here.

Megabus, a low-cost coach company, also serves Bath. More details can be found here.

By Bus

Kingswood School can be reached from Bath city centre by catching the Number 31 bus (Lansdown park and ride) at Milsom Street, which is a ten-minute walk from Bath Spa Railway Station and Bath Bus Station. During the day, this service usually operates every 15 minutes. The bus stops outside Kingswood Prep School at the Sion Road stop. It also stops closer to Kingswood Senior School, at the Hamilton Road stop or Kingswood School stop.

There are other bus services that are operated by Kingswood and that connect Bath with areas outside the city centre. This information can be found here.

By Taxi

Local taxi companies include Abbey Taxis (+44 (0)1225 444 444) and Bath Taxis (+44 (0)1225 464646).

By Car

Kingswood School has drop-off bays and visitor parking spaces. Parking can be found by entering the following addresses into your GPS. 

  • Kingswood Prep School, College Road, Bath, BA1 5SD
  • Kingswood Senior School, Lansdown Road, Bath, BA1 5RG

More information can be found below.

Find Us

All visitors must sign it at Main Reception when arriving at the School.