There are 6 ways to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bridgend by bus, train, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus National Express, train  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Airport to NEWPORT, South Wales National Express
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Bridgend

$20 - $45

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Bus via Bridgend, Nolton Street (The Rhiw Centre)  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Cardiff, Castle Street Stop KB (Castle Arcade) 216
  2. Take the bus from Cardiff, Wood Street JB (St David`s House) to Bridgend, Nolton Street (The Rhiw Centre) X2

$11 - $16

4 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Cardiff, Castle Street Stop KB (Castle Arcade) 216

$17 - $31

Bus, train via Bristol Temple Meads  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Redcliffe Way A1
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newport (S Wales)
  3. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Bridgend

$39 - $97

Drive  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bridgend 64 miles

$13 - $20

Towncar  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take a town car from Bristol Airport to Bridgend 64 miles

$160 - $230

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bridgend. However, there are services departing from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal and arriving at Bridgend, Nolton Street (The Rhiw Centre) via Cardiff, Wood Street JB (St David`s House). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

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The distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Bridgend is 38 miles. The road distance is 64 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bridgend without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bridgend, including transfers.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bridgend bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal station.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bridgend bus services, operated by First, arrive at Bridgend, Nolton Street (The Rhiw Centre) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bridgend is 64 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bridgend.

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There are 174+ hotels available in Bridgend. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bridgend.
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  • Distance: 38.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 2 min

What companies run services between Bristol Airport (BRS), England and Bridgend, Wales?

National Express operates a bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bridgend hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 28 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Bridgend
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $18
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $35
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Bridgend
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $21
First Anytime Day Single
$20 - $30
CrossCountry
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol Airport to NEWPORT, South Wales
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Cardiff, Castle Street Stop KB (Castle Arcade)
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Redcliffe Way
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Website
First
Bus from Cardiff, Wood Street JB (St David`s House) to Bridgend, Nolton Street (The Rhiw Centre)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Bristol Airport to Bridgend
Estimated price
$160 - $230

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