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There are 5 ways to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bristol International Balloon Fiesta by bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Bus via Bristol City Centre, The Centre  •  1h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal to Bristol City Centre, The Centre A1

£11 - £12

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal to Bedminster Down Rd A1
  2. Take the bus from Ashton Gate, Ashton Drive to Ashton Vale, Langley Crescent 24a / ...

£11 - £12

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bristol International Balloon Fiesta 9.3 miles

£22 - £27

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bristol International Balloon Fiesta 9.3 miles

£1 - £3

Towncar  •  25 min

  1. Take a town car from Bristol Airport to Bristol International Balloon Fiesta 9.3 miles

£30 - £120

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bristol International Balloon Fiesta by bus and walk

The journey time between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Bristol International Balloon Fiesta is around 1h 1m and covers a distance of around 12 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 46 min. Operated by First, the Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bristol International Balloon Fiesta service departs from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arrives in Bristol International Balloon Fiesta. Typically 349 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 1m
Fastest journey time:
46 min
Journey distance:
12 miles
Services per week:
349
Cheapest price:
£11
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
03:45
Last service departs at:
22:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bristol International Balloon Fiesta bus and walk schedules

Bristol Airport (BRS) → Bristol International Balloon Fiesta
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The cheapest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bristol International Balloon Fiesta is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bristol International Balloon Fiesta is to taxi which costs £22 - £27 and takes 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bristol International Balloon Fiesta. However, there are services departing from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arriving at Ashton Park, Tennis Centre via Bristol City Centre, The Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 9m.

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The distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Bristol International Balloon Fiesta is 5 miles. The road distance is 9.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bristol International Balloon Fiesta without a car is to bus via Bristol City Centre, The Centre which takes 1h 9m and costs £11 - £12.

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It takes approximately 1h 9m to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bristol International Balloon Fiesta, including transfers.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bristol International Balloon Fiesta bus services, operated by First, depart from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal station.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bristol International Balloon Fiesta bus services, operated by First, arrive at Bristol City Centre, The Centre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bristol International Balloon Fiesta is 9 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bristol International Balloon Fiesta.

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Map of how to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bristol International Balloon Fiesta.
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  • Distance: 5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 9m

What companies run services between Bristol Airport (BRS), England and Bristol International Balloon Fiesta, England?

First operates a bus from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal to Bristol City Centre, The Centre every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £9 and the journey takes 34 min.

Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstbus.co.uk
Bus from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal to Bristol City Centre, The Centre
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£9
Website
First
Bus from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal to Bedminster Down Rd
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£9
Website
First
Bus from Ashton Gate, Ashton Drive to Ashton Vale, Langley Crescent
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
First
Other operators
Taxi from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Bristol International Balloon Fiesta
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
£22 - £27
Yellow Cabs
Phone
+44 117 923 1515
Website
yellowcabsbristol.co.uk
Gloucester Road Taxis
Phone
+44 117 325 5255
CityFox Taxis
Phone
+44 117 403 2798
Bristol City Taxis
Phone
+44 117 214 0944
Website
bctaxis.co.uk
AA Taxis Bristol
Phone
+44 117 955 5000
Website
aataxibristol.co.uk
1st Call Taxis
Phone
+44 117 955 5111
MBee's
Phone
+44 1275 880 666
Gatsby's Taxi Co of Clevedon
Phone
+44 1275 350 036
DJB Taxi
Phone
+44 7555 475 787
Cheddar District Taxis
Phone
+44 1934 744 744
Website
cheddardistricttaxis.co.uk
GoCars
Phone
+44 1934 440 111
Website
gocars.co
All The Twos
Phone
+44 1934 222 222
Website
curtiseecabs.co.uk
1st Ace Cars
Phone
+44 1934 811 111
Pauls Taxis
Phone
+44 1761 414661
Jayride
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Bristol Airport to Bristol International Balloon Fiesta
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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