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

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Bus, train  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Redcliffe Way A1
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newport (S Wales)
  3. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Pontypool & New Inn

$35 - $77

4 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Airport to Cardiff University National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cardiff, Dumfries Place HC to Pontypool, Town Hall X3

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Pontypool 42.6 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Pontypool 42.6 miles

$9 - $14

Towncar  •  51 min

  1. Take a town car from Bristol Airport to Pontypool 42.6 miles

$130 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Pontypool is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Pontypool is to taxi which costs £75 - £90 and takes 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Pontypool. However, there are services departing from Bristol Airport and arriving at Pontypool, Town Hall via Cardiff, Dumfries Place HC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 40 min.

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The distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Pontypool is 26 miles. The road distance is 42.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Pontypool without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 h 44 min and costs £26 - £60.

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It takes approximately 2 h 44 min to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Pontypool, including transfers.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Pontypool bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Bristol Airport station.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Pontypool bus services, operated by Stagecoach in South Wales, arrive at Pontypool, Town Hall station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) to Pontypool is 43 miles. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Pontypool.

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There are 250+ hotels available in Pontypool. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Pontypool.
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  • Distance: 26.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 44 min

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

You can take a bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Pontypool via Cardiff University and Cardiff, Dumfries Place HC in around 3 h 40 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
CrossCountry
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Pontypool & New Inn
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $8
First Anytime Day Single
$6 - $10
Bus operators
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 Airport to Cardiff University
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach in South Wales
Phone
01633 485118
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Dumfries Place HC to Pontypool, Town Hall
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Pontypool
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Yellow Cabs
Phone
+44 117 923 1515
Website
yellowcabsbristol.co.uk
Alpha Taxis
Phone
+44 117 921 1211
AA Taxis
Phone
+44 117 955 5000
Jayride
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Bristol Airport to Pontypool
Estimated price
$130 - $180

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