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

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Bus, train via Taunton  •  2h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal to Temple Meads Stn A1
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Taunton
  3. Take the train from Taunton to Totnes

£48 - £259

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Bus  •  4h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station Falc
  2. Take the bus from Plymouth City Centre, Royal Parade to Totnes, Rail Station Gold / ...

£29 - £32

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Bus, train  •  2h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal to Temple Meads Stn A1
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Totnes

£49 - £259

Train  •  3h 42m

  1. Take the train from Parson Street to Taunton
  2. Take the train from Taunton to Totnes

£48 - £161

Drive  •  1h 41m

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Totnes 90.6 miles

£14 - £21

Towncar  •  1h 41m

  1. Take a town car from Bristol Airport to Totnes 90.6 miles

£30 - £120

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Totnes by bus and train

The journey time between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Totnes is around 2h 59m and covers a distance of around 112 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 7m. Operated by First, CrossCountry and First Great Western Service, the Bristol Airport (BRS) to Totnes service departs from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arrives in Totnes. Typically 128 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2h 59m
Fastest journey time:
2h 7m
Journey distance:
112 miles
Services per week:
128
Cheapest price:
£48
Carbon emissions:
10 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:30
Last service departs at:
23:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Totnes bus and train schedules

Bristol Airport (BRS) → Totnes
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The cost-effective way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Totnes is to drive, which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Totnes is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1h 41m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Totnes station. However, there are services departing from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arriving at Totnes, Rail Station via Plymouth City Centre, Royal Parade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 29m.

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The distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Totnes is 79 miles. The road distance is 90.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Totnes without a car is to bus and train via Taunton which takes 2h 37m and costs £45 - £260.

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It takes approximately 2h 37m to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Totnes, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Totnes is to train which takes 3h 42m and costs £45 - £170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £29 - £33 and takes 4h 29m.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Totnes bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, arrive at Totnes, Rail Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) to Totnes is 91 miles. It takes approximately 1h 41m to drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Totnes.

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Map of how to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Totnes.
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  • Distance: 78.9 miles
  • Duration: 2h 37m

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

You can take a train from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Totnes via Bedminster Down Rd, Parson Street, and Taunton in around 3h 42m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Totnes via Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station and Plymouth City Centre, Royal Parade in around 4h 29m.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Taunton
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£80 - £120
Train from Taunton to Totnes
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £130
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£35 - £45
Anytime Day 1st Class
£90 - £130
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£40 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £140
Train from Exeter St Davids to Totnes
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£26 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£26 - £31
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £110
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Taunton
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£17 - £22
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£17 - £22
Anytime Day 1st Class
£30 - £40
Train from Taunton to Totnes
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£22 - £28
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£22 - £28
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £55
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£28 - £35
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£28 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£45 - £65
Train from Exeter St Davids to Totnes
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £15
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£12 - £15
Anytime Day 1st Class
£21 - £28
Train from Parson Street to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£17 - £22
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£17 - £22
Anytime Day 1st Class
£30 - £40
Bus operators
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
Bus from Plymouth City Centre, Royal Parade to Totnes, Rail Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £6
Website
Stagecoach South West
Country Bus
Phone
+44 1626 833664
Email
info@countrybusdevon.co.uk
Website
countrybusdevon.co.uk
Bus from Plymouth City Centre, Royal Parade to Totnes, Rail Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Country Bus
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Bristol Airport to Totnes
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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