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Birmingham to Bristol

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How to get from Birmingham to Bristol?

We are suggesting 7 routes by train, bus, carpooling to plan your trip Birmingham Bristol. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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  • Get prices, times and duration for the journey Birmingham Bristol by clicking on the 'Check prices' button and after entering your dates of departure and the number of passengers. Note that we are trying to get as many prices as we can from different online travel agencies, but sometimes it may not be possible.
  • Locate cities of Birmingham and Bristol on a map as well as the route Birmingham Bristol and the different connecting points (Bristol Coach Station, Bristol Temple Meads Railway Station, Lawrence Hill Railway Station, Stapleton Road Railway Station, Bristol UWE Coach Station, ...) by clicking on the 'Details & Map' button.
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All modes of transport Birmingham Bristol

For your trip from Birmingham (England, United Kingdom) to Bristol (England, United Kingdom) with a distance of 77 mi you will be able to take 3 modes of transport, eventually by combining carpooling, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
The train Birmingham Bristol is a direct bound.
Trains of CrossCountry to Bristol leave from Birmingham New Street railway station in Birmingham. Arrival in Bristol will take place at Bristol Temple Meads station (0.6 mi from the city centre).
You are lucky, there is a direct intercity bus line Birmingham-Bristol that often turns out to be the most economical solution.
You will board a coach of MegaBus or National Express in Birmingham. The bus will drop you off at Bristol bus station (0.3 mi from Bristol, United Kingdom). Please make sure to show up on time at Birmingham bus station (0.5 mi from Birmingham) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Bristol.
With Blablacar you will probably find drivers sharing a ride on the itinerary Birmingham-Bristol.

Which carriers to travel between Birmingham and Bristol?

Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Birmingham-Bristol (77.7 mi)
Railway companies
CrossCountry provides a rail connection Birmingham-Bristol with the train from Birmingham New Street railway station (0.4 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Bristol Temple Meads at arrival (0.6 mi from centre)
First Great Western transports passengers on a rail line from Cheltenham to Bristol with the train which leaves Cheltenham Spa station to arrive at Bristol Temple Meads railway station (England United Kingdom)
London Midland operates the train journey Birmingham-Cheltenham with the train from Birmingham New Street railway station (0.4 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Cheltenham Spa at arrival (1.2 mi from centre)
Bus companies
The bus company MegaBus operates the intercity service from the bus station of Birmingham in Birmingham and to the one of Bristol (England United Kingdom)
National Express is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of Birmingham (serving Birmingham bus station at 0.5 mi from centre) and the city of Bristol where the coach will drop you off at Bristol station situated at about 0.3 mi from Bristol city centre.

Stop cities from Birmingham or cities to visit near Bristol

When travelling from Bristol to Birmingham by carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Cheltenham located at 42 mi from Birmingham and 38 mi away from Bristol, Gloucester situated at 45 mi from Birmingham and at approximately 32 mi from Bristol, Chepstow located at 68 mi from Birmingham and 14 mi away from Bristol, Newport situated at 78 mi from Birmingham and at approximately 20 mi from Bristol, Little Stoke located at 72 mi from Birmingham and 5 mi away from Bristol (United Kingdom). If you have some time on your way to Bristol or back to Birmingham, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
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