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

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Train, bus via Plymouth  •  5h 49m

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
  2. Take the train from Plymouth to Bodmin Parkway
  3. Take the bus from Bodmin Parkway Station to Padstow, New Street 11A

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Train, bus  •  6h 14m

  1. Take the train from Parson Street to Bodmin Parkway
  2. Take the bus from Bodmin Parkway Station to Padstow, New Street 11A

Train, bus #2  •  6h 34m

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Bodmin Parkway
  2. Take the bus from Bodmin Parkway Station to Padstow, New Street 11A

Bus  •  7h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station Flcn
  2. Take the bus from Plymouth, station to Bodmin Parkway Station 11

Drive  •  2h 39m

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Padstow 147.5 miles

£22 - £35

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Padstow by bus and train

The journey time between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Padstow is around 6h 22m and covers a distance of around 184 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 24m. Operated by First, CrossCountry, First Great Western Service and others, the Bristol Airport (BRS) to Padstow service departs from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arrives in Padstow, New Street. Typically 79 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
6h 22m
Fastest journey time:
4h 24m
Services per week:
79
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
18 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:10
Last service departs at:
23:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Padstow bus and train schedules

Bristol Airport (BRS) → Padstow
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The cheapest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Padstow is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Padstow is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2h 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Padstow. However, there are services departing from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arriving at Padstow, New Street via Plymouth, station and Bodmin Parkway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 13m.

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It is 114 miles from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Padstow. It is approximately 147.5 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Padstow without a car is to train and bus via Plymouth which takes 5h 49m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 49m to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Padstow, including transfers.

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

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Padstow bus services, operated by Transport for Cornwall, arrive at Bodmin Parkway Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) to Padstow is 147 miles. It takes approximately 2h 39m to drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Padstow.

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Map of how to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Padstow.
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  • Distance: 113.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 49m

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

You can take a bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Padstow via Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station, Plymouth, station, and Bodmin Parkway Station in around 7h 13m.

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 Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£25 - £100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£25 - £30
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £100
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£70 - £210
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£70 - £90
Anytime Day 1st Class
£140 - £210
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 Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £14
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£11 - £14
Anytime Day 1st Class
£19 - £26
Train from Parson Street to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£55 - £70
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£55 - £70
Anytime Day 1st Class
£90 - £130
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£55 - £70
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£55 - £70
Anytime Day 1st Class
£95 - £130
Bus operators
Transport for Cornwall
Phone
0808 196 2632
Website
transportforcornwall.co.uk
Bus from Bodmin Parkway Station to Padstow, New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transport for Cornwall
Bus from Plymouth, station to Bodmin Parkway Station
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Transport for Cornwall
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

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