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There are 5 ways to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Aberystwyth by train, bus, 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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Train  •  6h 1m

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

$112 - $167

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Aberystwyth National Express

$35 - $45

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  10h 33m

  1. Take the train from Weston-super-Mare to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Haverfordwest
  3. Take the bus from Haverfordwest, Railway Station to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 T5

$92 - $147

Drive  •  2h 52m

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Aberystwyth 134.6 miles

$28 - $45

Towncar  •  2h 52m

  1. Take a town car from Bristol Airport to Aberystwyth 134.6 miles

$270 - $380

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The cheapest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Aberystwyth is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Aberystwyth is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2h 52m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Aberystwyth. However, there are services departing from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal and arriving at Aberystwyth via Bristol Bus & Coach Station and Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 7m.

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The distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Aberystwyth is 93 miles. The road distance is 134.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Aberystwyth without a car is to train which takes 6h 1m and costs £85 - £130.

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It takes approximately 6h 1m to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Aberystwyth, including transfers.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Aberystwyth bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bristol Bus & Coach Station.

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Aberystwyth is to train which takes 6h 1m and costs £85 - £130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £26 - £35 and takes 8h 7m.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Aberystwyth bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Aberystwyth station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) to Aberystwyth is 135 miles. It takes approximately 2h 52m to drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Aberystwyth.

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Map of how to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Aberystwyth.
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  • Distance: 92.6 miles
  • Duration: 6h 1m

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

You can take a train from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Aberystwyth via Temple Meads, Bristol Temple Meads, and Birmingham New Street in around 6h 1m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Aberystwyth via Bristol Bus & Coach Station and Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth in around 8h 7m.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
First Anytime Day Single
$80 - $120
Train from Cardiff Central to Haverfordwest
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
First Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Weston-super-Mare to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $28
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
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 Bus & Coach Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
National Express
Richards Bros
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Bristol Airport to Aberystwyth
Estimated price
$270 - $380

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