There are 6 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 20 min

$112 - $172

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 31 min

  1. 216
  2. T1c

$45 - $49

4 alternative options

Bus via Cardiff, Hayes Bridge Road (John Lewis Store)  •  6 h 34 min

  1. National Express
  2. T1c

$48 - $52

Train, bus  •  7 h 4 min

  1. T1

$48 - $108

Drive  •  2 h 52 min

  1. 134.6 miles

$28 - $45

Towncar  •  2 h 52 min

  1. 134.6 miles

$280 - $390

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 6 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Aberystwyth via Cardiff, Castle Street Stop KB (Castle Arcade) and Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) in around 6 h 31 min.

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
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
First Anytime Day Single
$80 - $120
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $45
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $90
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
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
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol Airport to Cardiff, Castle Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Bristol Airport to Aberystwyth
Estimated price
$280 - $390

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Aberystwyth is 148 km. The road distance is 215 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Aberystwyth is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2 h 52 min.

The quickest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Aberystwyth is to drive which takes 2 h 52 min and costs £21 - £35.

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, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) via Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 31 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 20 min to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Aberystwyth, including transfers.