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There are 3 ways to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Gwent by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, line 56 bus  •  3h 22m

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the line 56 bus from Newport, Queensway Q6 to Hollybush, Hillside Cottages 56

£25 - £118

Cheapest option

Bus, line 56 bus  •  4h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal to Bristol, Bus Station A1
  2. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to NEWPORT, South Wales
  3. Take the line 56 bus from Newport, Market Square 20 to Hollybush, Hillside Cottages 56

£19 - £24

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 8m

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Gwent 52.3 miles

£8 - £12

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Gwent by bus and train

The journey time between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Gwent is around 3h 42m and covers a distance of around 53 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 15m. Operated by First, First Great Western Service, CrossCountry and others, the Bristol Airport (BRS) to Gwent service departs from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arrives in Hollybush, Hillside Cottages. Typically 61 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3h 42m
Fastest journey time:
2h 15m
Journey distance:
53 miles
Services per week:
61
Cheapest price:
£25
Carbon emissions:
7 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:30
Last service departs at:
23:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Gwent bus and train schedules

Departing Wednesday, August 4, 2021

Bristol Airport (BRS) → Gwent
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The cheapest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Gwent is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Gwent is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1h 8m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Gwent. However, there are services departing from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arriving at Hollybush, Hillside Cottages via Bristol Bus & Coach Station and Newport, Market Square 20. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 23m.

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The distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Gwent is 31 miles. The road distance is 52.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Gwent without a car is to train and line 56 bus which takes 3h 22m and costs £25 - £120.

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It takes approximately 3h 22m to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Gwent, including transfers.

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

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Gwent bus services, operated by Stagecoach South Wales, arrive at Hollybush, Hillside Cottages station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) to Gwent is 52 miles. It takes approximately 1h 8m to drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Gwent.

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Map of how to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Gwent.
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  • Distance: 31.4 miles
  • Duration: 3h 22m

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

You can take a bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Gwent via Bristol Bus & Coach Station, NEWPORT, South Wales, and Newport, Market Square 20 in around 4h 23m.

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 Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £14
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£11 - £14
Anytime Day 1st Class
£19 - £26
Bus operators
Stagecoach South Wales
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Newport, Queensway Q6 to Hollybush, Hillside Cottages
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £9
Website
Stagecoach South Wales
Bus from Newport, Market Square 20 to Hollybush, Hillside Cottages
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
Stagecoach South Wales
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
Bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to NEWPORT, South Wales
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
National Express

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