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There are 4 ways to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Fairford by train, taxi, bus, night bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  2h 26m

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Swindon
  2. Take a taxi from Swindon to Fairford

£58 - £73

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus, line 77 bus  •  4h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal to Bristol, Bus Station A1
  2. Take the night bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Swindon
  3. Take the line 77 bus from Highworth, Swindon Street to Fairford, Cricket Field 76 / ...

£18 - £23

2 alternative options

Bus, train, line 7 bus, line 77 bus  •  3h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal to Temple Meads Stn A1
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Swindon
  3. Take the line 7 bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Highworth, Swindon Street 7
  4. Take the line 77 bus from Highworth, Swindon Street to Fairford, Cricket Field 76 / ...

£29 - £36

Drive  •  1h 15m

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Fairford 55.8 miles

£8 - £13

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Fairford by bus and train

The journey time between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Fairford is around 6h 35m and covers a distance of around 68 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 54m. Operated by First, First Great Western Service and Stagecoach West, the Bristol Airport (BRS) to Fairford service departs from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arrives in Fairford, Cricket Field. Typically 12 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
6h 35m
Fastest journey time:
2h 54m
Journey distance:
68 miles
Services per week:
12
Cheapest price:
£29
Carbon emissions:
8 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:50
Last service departs at:
23:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Fairford bus and train schedules

Bristol Airport (BRS) → Fairford
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The cheapest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Fairford is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Fairford is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1h 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Fairford. However, there are services departing from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arriving at Fairford, Cricket Field via Bristol Bus & Coach Station, Swindon, Bus Station and Highworth, Swindon Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 44m.

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The distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Fairford is 46 miles. The road distance is 55.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Fairford without a car is to train and taxi which takes 2h 26m and costs £55 - £75.

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It takes approximately 2h 26m to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Fairford, including transfers.

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

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Fairford bus services, operated by Stagecoach West, arrive at Fairford, Cricket Field station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) to Fairford is 56 miles. It takes approximately 1h 15m to drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Fairford.

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Map of how to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Fairford.
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  • Distance: 46.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 26m

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

There is no direct connection from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Fairford. However, you can take the bus to Bedminster Down Rd, take the walk to Parson Street, take the train to Bristol Temple Meads, take the train to Swindon, then take the taxi to Fairford. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Fairford via Temple Meads Stn, Bristol Temple Meads, Swindon, Swindon, Bus Station, and Highworth, Swindon Street in around 3h 41m.

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 Swindon
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £20
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£16 - £20
Anytime Day 1st Class
£28 - £40
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstbus.co.uk
Bus from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal to Temple Meads Stn
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£9
Website
First
Bus from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal to Bristol, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£9
Website
First
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Highworth, Swindon Street
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
Stagecoach West
Bus from Highworth, Swindon Street to Fairford, Cricket Field
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Stagecoach West
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
Night bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Swindon
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express
Other operators
Taxi from Swindon to Fairford
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
£30 - £40
Taxi 247 Cirencester
Phone
+44 7735 602 648
Website
taxi247cirencester.com
Safe Taxis Swindon
Phone
+44 1793 979 277
Website
safetaxisswindon.co.uk
Cross Street Cars
Phone
+44 1793 232 323
Website
crossstreetcars.co.uk
A1 Swindon Taxis
Phone
+44 1793 251251
Website
a1swindontaxis.co.uk
24/7 Swindon Taxis
Phone
+44 1793 469 247
Website
247swindontaxis.co.uk
121 Swindon Taxis
Phone
+44 1793 988 862
Website
121swindontaxis.co.uk

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