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There are 5 ways to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Falmouth by train, bus, night bus or car

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Recommended option

Train via Plymouth  •  5h 32m

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
  2. Take the train from Plymouth to Truro

£80 - £327

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus  •  6h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station Falc
  2. Take the night bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Falmouth National Express

£31 - £33

3 alternative options

Train  •  6h 13m

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Truro

£80 - £247

Bus  •  6h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station Falc
  2. Take the bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Falmouth National Express

£32 - £34

Drive  •  2h 58m

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Falmouth 167.5 miles

£25 - £40

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Falmouth by bus and train

The journey time between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Falmouth is around 6h 10m and covers a distance of around 200 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 45m. Operated by First, CrossCountry and First Great Western Service, the Bristol Airport (BRS) to Falmouth service departs from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arrives in Falmouth Town. Typically 74 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
6h 10m
Fastest journey time:
4h 45m
Journey distance:
200 miles
Services per week:
74
Cheapest price:
£80
Carbon emissions:
17 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:30
Last service departs at:
23:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Falmouth bus and train schedules

Bristol Airport (BRS) → Falmouth
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The cheapest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Falmouth is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 2h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Falmouth is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 2h 58m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Falmouth. However, there are services departing from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arriving at Falmouth via Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 4m.

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It is 134 miles from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Falmouth. It is approximately 167.5 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Falmouth without a car is to train via Plymouth which takes 5h 32m and costs £80 - £330.

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It takes approximately 5h 32m to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Falmouth, including transfers.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Falmouth bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, depart from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal station.

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Falmouth is to train via Plymouth which takes 5h 32m and costs £80 - £330. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £32 - £35 and takes 6h 49m.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Falmouth bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Falmouth station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) to Falmouth is 167 miles. It takes approximately 2h 58m to drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Falmouth.

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Map of how to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Falmouth.
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  • Distance: 134.5 miles
  • Duration: 5h 32m

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

You can take a train from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Falmouth via Temple Meads Stn, Bristol Temple Meads, Plymouth, and Truro in around 5h 32m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Falmouth via Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way in around 6h 49m.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£60 - £180
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£60 - £75
Anytime Day 1st Class
£130 - £180
Train from Plymouth to Truro
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£35 - £130
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£35 - £45
Anytime Day 1st Class
£85 - £130
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Truro
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£80 - £230
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£80 - £100
Anytime Day 1st Class
£160 - £230
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£45 - £60
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£45 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
Train from Plymouth to Truro
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£20 - £25
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£20 - £25
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £50
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Truro
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£65 - £80
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£65 - £80
Anytime Day 1st Class
£110 - £150
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£27
Website
Stagecoach South 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 Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Falmouth
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express

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