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There are 6 ways to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Kent by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  4h 33m

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Lenham

£74 - £112

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  6h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol City Centre to London Victoria Coach Station Uk041 / ...
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Lenham

£44 - £68

4 alternative options

Bus, train via Ashford International  •  6h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Ashford International

£50 - £79

Drive  •  3h 1m

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Kent 172.8 miles

£26 - £40

Fly to London Gatwick, train  •  5h 55m

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to London Gatwick (LGW) BRS - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Lenham

£45 - £152

Fly to London City, train  •  4h 59m

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to London City (LCY) BRS - LCY
  2. Take the train from Stratford International to Ashford International

£90 - £329

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Kent by bus, train and subway

The journey time between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Kent is around 8h 2m and covers a distance of around 180 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 27m. Operated by First, First Great Western Service, London Underground (Tube) and others, the Bristol Airport (BRS) to Kent service departs from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arrives in Lenham. Typically 11 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
8h 2m
Fastest journey time:
4h 27m
Journey distance:
180 miles
Services per week:
11
Cheapest price:
£74
Carbon emissions:
15 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:10
Last service departs at:
23:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Kent bus, train and subway schedules

Bristol Airport (BRS) → Kent
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The cheapest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Kent is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 3h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Kent is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 3h 1m.

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The distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Kent is 149 miles. The road distance is 172.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Kent without a car is to train which takes 4h 33m and costs £70 - £120.

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It takes approximately 4h 33m to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Kent, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Bristol Airport to London Gatwick Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 30m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) to Kent is 173 miles. It takes approximately 3h 1m to drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Kent.

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Aurigny, Ryanair and easyJet offer flights from Bristol Airport to London Gatwick Airport.

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Map of how to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Kent.
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  • Distance: 148.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 33m

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

You can take a train from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Kent via Temple Meads Stn, Bristol Temple Meads, London Paddington, Paddington station, Victoria station, and London Victoria in around 4h 33m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £180
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£50 - £190
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£40 - £170
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£50 - £190
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£60 - £210
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £270
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Inverness
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£55 - £210
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Corvera
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £280
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Jersey
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£35 - £160
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Pula
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
£80 - £270
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Faro
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
£95 - £300
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Alicante
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
£85 - £280
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£90 - £280
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Pisa
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£75 - £260
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Malaga
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£95 - £300
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Naples
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
£95 - £300
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£85 - £270
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bristol to London City via Guernsey
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£60 - £270
Flights from Bristol to London City via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£70 - £310
Flights from Bristol to London City via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£70 - £310
Flights from Bristol to London City via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
£100 - £250
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£13 - £85
Aurigny
Website
aurigny.com
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Guernsey
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£120 - £260
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bristol to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£120 - £360
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 London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£40 - £55
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£40 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £100
South Eastern Trains Service
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Victoria to Lenham
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£23 - £45
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
£23 - £35
1st Class
£29 - £45
Train from St Pancras International to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£26 - £50
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
£26 - £40
1st Class
£30 - £50
Train from Stratford International to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£23 - £45
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
£23 - £35
1st Class
£30 - £45
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bristol City Centre to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£10 - £12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £9
Website
National Express

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