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

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Bus, train  •  2h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal to Temple Meads Stn A1
  2. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Bridgend

£33 - £120

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Towncar  •  1h 11m

  1. Take a town car from Bristol Airport to Bridgend 62.9 miles

£30 - £120

2 alternative options

Bus, train via Cardiff Central  •  2h 17m

  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 Bridgend

£33 - £142

Drive  •  1h 11m

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bridgend 62.9 miles

£9 - £14

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bridgend by bus and train

The journey time between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Bridgend is around 2h 6m and covers a distance of around 67 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 45m. Operated by First, First Great Western Service and CrossCountry, the Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bridgend service departs from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arrives in Bridgend. Typically 138 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2h 6m
Fastest journey time:
1h 45m
Journey distance:
67 miles
Services per week:
138
Cheapest price:
£33
Carbon emissions:
6 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:30
Last service departs at:
22:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bridgend bus and train schedules

Bristol Airport (BRS) → Bridgend
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The cheapest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bridgend is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1h 11m.

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The fastest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bridgend is to drive which takes 1h 11m and costs £9 - £14.

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The distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Bridgend is 38 miles. The road distance is 62.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bridgend without a car is to bus and train which takes 2h 13m and costs £30 - £120.

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It takes approximately 2h 13m to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bridgend, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bridgend is 63 miles. It takes approximately 1h 11m to drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bridgend.

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Map of how to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bridgend.
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  • Distance: 38.4 miles
  • Duration: 2h 13m

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

There is no direct connection from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bridgend. However, you can take the bus to Temple Meads Stn, take the walk to Bristol Temple Meads, take the train to Bristol Parkway, then take the train to Bridgend. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bridgend via Temple Meads Stn, Bristol Temple Meads, and Cardiff Central in around 2h 17m.

Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Parkway to Bridgend
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£20 - £26
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£20 - £26
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £50
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
Train from Cardiff Central to Bridgend
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£9 - £12
Anytime Day 1st Class
£15 - £21
Bus operators
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Bristol Airport to Bridgend
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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