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There are 4 ways to get from Bideford to Bristol Parkway Station by train, bus or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Parkway

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Barnstaple to Bristol Bus & Coach Station

Bus via Bristol Bond St

  1. Take the bus from Barnstaple Bus Station to Bristol Bond St

Drive

  1. Drive from Bideford to Bristol Parkway Station

Bideford to Bristol Parkway Station by bus and train

The journey time between Bideford and Bristol Parkway Station is around 4h 50m and covers a distance of around 130 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 5m. The fastest journey normally takes 3h. Operated by Stagecoach South West, First Great Western Service and CrossCountry, the Bideford to Bristol Parkway Station service departs from Bideford Quay and arrives in Bristol Parkway. Typically 51 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 45m
Layover time:
2h 5m
Total time:
4h 50m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3h
Journey distance:
130 miles
Services per week:
51
Cheapest price:
£63
Carbon emissions:
12 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:15
Last service departs at:
21:57

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bideford to Bristol Parkway Station bus and train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Bideford to Bristol Parkway Station is to bus which costs £10 - £16 and takes 5h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Bideford to Bristol Parkway Station is to drive which costs £17 - £25 and takes 2h 6m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bideford to Bristol Parkway Station. However, there are services departing from Bideford Quay and arriving at Stoke Gifford, Bristol Parkway Stn via Barnstaple Bus Station and Broadmead, The Haymarket. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 22m.

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The distance between Bideford and Bristol Parkway Station is 80 miles. The road distance is 109.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Bideford to Bristol Parkway Station without a car is to train which takes 4h 29m and costs £45 - £180.

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It takes approximately 4h 29m to get from Bideford to Bristol Parkway Station, including transfers.

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Bideford to Bristol Parkway Station bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Barnstaple Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Bideford to Bristol Parkway Station is to train which takes 4h 29m and costs £45 - £180. Alternatively, you can bus via Bristol Bond St, which costs £13 - £23 and takes 5h 22m.

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Bideford to Bristol Parkway Station bus services, operated by Megabus UK, arrive at Bristol Bond St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bideford to Bristol Parkway Station is 110 miles. It takes approximately 2h 6m to drive from Bideford to Bristol Parkway Station.

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Map of how to get from Bideford to Bristol Parkway Station.
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  • Distance: 80.3 miles
  • Duration: 4h 29m

What companies run services between Bideford, England and Bristol Parkway Station, England?

You can take a train from Bideford to Bristol Parkway Station via Barnstaple, Station Entrance, Barnstaple, and Exeter St Davids in around 4h 29m. Alternatively, Megabus UK operates a bus from Barnstaple Bus Station to Bristol Bond St twice daily. Tickets cost £9 - £16 and the journey takes 3h 5m.

Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £20
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£15 - £20
Anytime Day 1st Class
£27 - £40
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£30 - £40
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£50 - £70
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 Barnstaple to Bristol Bus & Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
National Express

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