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There are 6 ways to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Machen by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  2h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal to Temple Meads Stn A1
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newport (S Wales)
  3. Take the bus from Newport, Market Square 22 to Machen Primary School 50 / ...

£23 - £115

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3h 17m

  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 bus from Newport, Market Square 22 to Machen Primary School 50 / ...

£16 - £21

4 alternative options

Train, line 50 bus  •  2h 57m

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the line 50 bus from Newport, Queensway Q5 to Machen Primary School 50

£26 - £118

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Machen 41.8 miles

£85 - £110

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Machen 41.8 miles

£6 - £10

Towncar  •  53 min

  1. Take a town car from Bristol Airport to Machen 41.8 miles

£30 - £120

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Machen by bus, train and walk

The journey time between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Machen is around 2h 14m and covers a distance of around 44 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 38m. Operated by First, First Great Western Service, CrossCountry and others, the Bristol Airport (BRS) to Machen service departs from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arrives in Machen Primary School. Typically 162 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2h 14m
Fastest journey time:
1h 38m
Journey distance:
44 miles
Services per week:
162
Cheapest price:
£23
Carbon emissions:
5 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:50
Last service departs at:
23:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Machen bus, train and walk schedules

Bristol Airport (BRS) → Machen
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The cheapest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Machen is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 53 min.

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The fastest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Machen is to taxi. Taking this option will cost £85 - £110 and takes 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Machen. However, there are services departing from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arriving at Machen Primary School via Bristol Bus & Coach Station and Newport, Market Square 22. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 17m.

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The distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Machen is 24 miles. The road distance is 41.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Machen without a car is to bus and train which takes 2h 26m and costs £23 - £120.

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

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

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Machen bus services, operated by Stagecoach South Wales, arrive at Machen Primary School station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) to Machen is 42 miles. It takes approximately 53 min to drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Machen.

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Map of how to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Machen.
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  • Distance: 23.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 26m

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

You can take a bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Machen via Bristol Bus & Coach Station, NEWPORT, South Wales, and Newport, Market Square 22 in around 3h 17m.

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
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 South Wales
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Newport, Market Square 22 to Machen Primary School
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £6
Website
Stagecoach South Wales
Bus from Newport, Queensway Q5 to Machen Primary School
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £5
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
Other operators
Taxi from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Machen
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
£85 - £110
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
53 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Bristol Airport to Machen
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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