There are 6 ways to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to St Ives by train, bus, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Train CrossCountry  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
  2. Take the train from Plymouth to St Erth

$114 - $221

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Airport to Truro National Express
  2. Take the bus from Truro, Bus Station to St Ives, Bus Station T2

$21 - $26

4 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Weston-super-Mare to Hayle

$109 - $196

Bus Stagecoach South West  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station Falcon
  2. Take the bus from Plymouth to Hayle National Express

$46 - $52

Drive  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to St Ives 177.4 miles

$35 - $55

Bus, fly  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Sowton, Honiton Road P&R
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Land's End (LEQ) EXT - LEQ

$71 - $417

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to St Ives is to bus which costs £15 - £21 and takes 7 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to St Ives is to drive which takes 3 h 6 min and costs £28 - £45.

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The distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) and St Ives is 234 km. The road distance is 284 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 7 min to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to St Ives, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to St Ives. However, there are services departing from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal and arriving at St Ives, Bus Station via Plymouth and Hayle, Foundry Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 37 min.

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What companies run services between Bristol Airport (BRS), England and St Ives, Cornwall, England?

You can take a train from Bristol Airport (BRS) to St Ives via Temple Meads, Bristol Temple Meads, Plymouth, St Erth, and St Erth, Railway Station in around 6 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to St Ives via Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station, Plymouth, Hayle, and Hayle, Foundry Square in around 6 h 37 min.

Airlines
Isles of Scilly Skybus
Flights from Exeter to Land's End via Scilly Isles
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $390
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Plymouth to St Erth
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $130
Train from Plymouth to St Erth
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Weston-super-Mare to Hayle
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $180
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $80
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$95 - $180
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Sowton, Honiton Road P&R
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Plymouth to Hayle
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol Airport to Truro
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
nationalexpress.com

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