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There are 4 ways to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Barry by bus, train, car or towncar

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Bus, train  •  2h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal to Temple Meads Stn A1
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Barry

£35 - £135

Cheapest option

Bus, line 96 bus  •  3h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Cabot Circus to Cardiff, Kingsway GQ M10
  2. Take the line 96 bus from Cardiff, Westgate Street KM to Barry, Romilly Schools 96A / ...

£14 - £20

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1h 9m

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Barry 59.5 miles

£9 - £13

Towncar  •  1h 9m

  1. Take a town car from Bristol Airport to Barry 59.5 miles

£30 - £120

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Barry by bus and train

The journey time between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Barry is around 2h 51m and covers a distance of around 54 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 2m. Operated by First, First Great Western Service, CrossCountry and others, the Bristol Airport (BRS) to Barry service departs from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arrives in Barry. Typically 64 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2h 51m
Fastest journey time:
2h 2m
Services per week:
64
Cheapest price:
£35
Carbon emissions:
5 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:50
Last service departs at:
23:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Barry bus and train schedules

Departing Friday, June 18, 2021

Bristol Airport (BRS) → Barry
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The cheapest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Barry is to drive which costs £9 - £13 and takes 1h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Barry is to drive which costs £9 - £13 and takes 1h 9m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Barry. However, there are services departing from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arriving at Barry, Romilly Schools via Cabot Circus and Cardiff, Westgate Street KM. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 59m.

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It is 25 miles from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Barry. It is approximately 59.5 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Barry without a car is to bus and train which takes 2h 22m and costs £35 - £140.

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It takes approximately 2h 22m to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Barry, including transfers.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Barry bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Cabot Circus station.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Barry bus services, operated by Cardiff Bus, arrive at Barry, Romilly Schools station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) to Barry is 59 miles. It takes approximately 1h 9m to drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Barry.

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Map of how to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Barry.
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  • Distance: 24.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 22m

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

You can take a bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Barry via Cabot Circus, Cardiff, Kingsway GQ, and Cardiff, Westgate Street KM in around 3h 59m.

Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £19
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£15 - £19
Anytime Day 1st Class
£26 - £35
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Cardiff Bus
Phone
029 2066 6444
Email
talktous@cardiffbus.com
Website
cardiffbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Westgate Street KM to Barry, Romilly Schools
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Cardiff Bus
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Bristol Airport to Barry
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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