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There are 5 ways to get from Aberystwyth to Bristol Temple Meads by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4h 47m

  1. Take the train from Aberystwyth to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads

£73 - £116

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Bus  •  6h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 5 to Cardiff, Kingsway M7
  2. Take the bus from Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens to Bristol Bus & Coach Station National Express / ...

£28 - £41

3 alternative options

Train via Shrewsbury  •  4h 53m

  1. Take the train from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Newport (S Wales)
  3. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Bristol Temple Meads

£63 - £122

Bus, train  •  5h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 5 to Cardiff, Kingsway M7
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads

£34 - £70

Drive  •  2h 39m

  1. Drive from Aberystwyth to Bristol Temple Meads 131.3 miles

£21 - £35

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The cheapest way to get from Aberystwyth to Bristol Temple Meads is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Aberystwyth to Bristol Temple Meads is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2h 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aberystwyth station to Bristol Temple Meads station. However, there are services departing from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 5 and arriving at Bristol Bus & Coach Station via Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 28m.

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No, there is no direct train from Aberystwyth to Bristol Temple Meads. However, there are services departing from Aberystwyth and arriving at Bristol Temple Meads via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 47m.

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The distance between Aberystwyth and Bristol Temple Meads is 93 miles. The road distance is 131.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Aberystwyth to Bristol Temple Meads without a car is to train which takes 4h 47m and costs £70 - £120.

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It takes approximately 4h 47m to get from Aberystwyth to Bristol Temple Meads, including transfers.

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Aberystwyth to Bristol Temple Meads bus services, operated by Megabus UK, arrive at Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 5.

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Aberystwyth to Bristol Temple Meads train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Aberystwyth station.

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The best way to get from Aberystwyth to Bristol Temple Meads is to train which takes 4h 47m and costs £70 - £120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £27 - £45 and takes 6h 28m.

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Map of how to get from Aberystwyth to Bristol Temple Meads.
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  • Distance: 93 miles
  • Duration: 4h 47m

What companies run services between Aberystwyth, Wales and Bristol Temple Meads, England?

You can take a train from Aberystwyth to Bristol Temple Meads via Birmingham New Street in around 4h 47m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aberystwyth to Bristol Temple Meads via Cardiff, Kingsway, Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens, and Bristol Bus & Coach Station in around 6h 28m.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Aberystwyth to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £60
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
£18 - £25
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £60
First Anytime Day Single
£60 - £90
Train from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£25 - £40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
£12 - £17
Anytime Day Single
£25 - £40
First Anytime Day Single
£40 - £60
Train from Shrewsbury to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£28 - £45
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
£13 - £18
Anytime Day Single
£28 - £45
First Anytime Day Single
£45 - £70
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£26 - £40
Anytime Single
£35 - £60
Off-Peak Single
£30 - £50
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£24 - £40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£17 - £26
Anytime Single
£24 - £40
Off-Peak Single
£12 - £18
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£26 - £40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£19 - £28
Anytime Single
£26 - £40
Off-Peak Single
£16 - £24
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £20
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£7 - £12
Advanced Single
£8 - £13
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £20
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £29
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£10 - £16
Advanced Single
£11 - £16
Anytime Day Single
£15 - £29
Bus operators
Megabus UK
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 Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens to Bristol Bus & Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£10 - £14
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National Express

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Aberystwyth to Bristol Temple Meads bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bristol Bus & Coach Station.

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Aberystwyth to Bristol Temple Meads train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Bristol Temple Meads station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Aberystwyth to Bristol Temple Meads is 131 miles. It takes approximately 2h 39m to drive from Aberystwyth to Bristol Temple Meads.

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