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

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Recommended option

Bus  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station Falcon

$36

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth

$78 - $153

Drive  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Plymouth 110.4 miles

$23 - $35

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

Stagecoach South West operates a bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Plymouth hourly. Tickets cost $36 and the journey takes 2 h 45 min. Alternatively, CrossCountry operates a train from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Plymouth hourly. Tickets cost $65 - $110 and the journey takes 1 h 53 min. Great Western Railway also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $140
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Plymouth?

The distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Plymouth is 151 km. The road distance is 177 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Plymouth?

The cheapest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Plymouth is to drive which costs £17 - £25 and takes 1 h 58 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Plymouth?

The quickest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Plymouth is to drive which takes 1 h 58 min and costs £17 - £25.

Is there a direct bus between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Plymouth?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal and arriving at Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 45 min.

How long does it take to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Plymouth?

The bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station takes 2 h 45 min including transfers and departs hourly.