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

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  3h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal to Temple Meads Stn A1
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Westbury (Wilts)
  3. Take the train from Westbury (Wilts) to Castle Cary

£32 - £57

Cheapest option

Bus, line 667 bus  •  3h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Temple Meads Stn to Street, The Library 376
  2. Take the line 667 bus from Street, The Library to Lydford-on-Fosse, Cross Keys 667

£15 - £19

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bristol Airport (BRS) to West Lydford 30.7 miles

£65 - £80

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to West Lydford 30.7 miles

£4 - £7

Towncar  •  41 min

  1. Take a town car from Bristol Airport to West Lydford 30.7 miles

£30 - £120

Bristol Airport (BRS) to West Lydford by bus and train

The journey time between Bristol Airport (BRS) and West Lydford is around 5h 57m and covers a distance of around 61 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 26m. Operated by First, First Great Western Service, South Western Railway and others, the Bristol Airport (BRS) to West Lydford service departs from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arrives in Lydford-on-Fosse, Lydford Cross Roads. Typically 13 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
5h 57m
Fastest journey time:
2h 26m
Services per week:
13
Cheapest price:
£32
Carbon emissions:
6 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:50
Last service departs at:
23:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bristol Airport (BRS) to West Lydford bus and train schedules

Bristol Airport (BRS) → West Lydford
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The cheapest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to West Lydford is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to West Lydford is to taxi which costs £65 - £80 and takes 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to West Lydford. However, there are services departing from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arriving at Lydford-on-Fosse, Cross Keys via Temple Meads Stn and Street, The Library. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 50m.

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It is 22 miles from Bristol Airport (BRS) to West Lydford. It is approximately 30.7 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to West Lydford without a car is to bus and train which takes 3h 38m and costs £30 - £60.

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It takes approximately 3h 38m to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to West Lydford, including transfers.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to West Lydford bus services, operated by First, depart from Temple Meads Stn station.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to West Lydford bus services, operated by South West Coaches, arrive at Lydford-on-Fosse, Cross Keys station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) to West Lydford is 31 miles. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to West Lydford.

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There are 208+ hotels available in West Lydford. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to West Lydford.
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  • Distance: 21.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 38m

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

You can take a bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to West Lydford via Temple Meads Stn and Street, The Library in around 3h 50m.

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 Westbury (Wilts)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£12 - £15
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£12 - £15
Anytime Day 1st Class
£20 - £27
Train from Westbury (Wilts) to Castle Cary
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£9 - £12
Anytime Day 1st Class
£15 - £21
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Westbury (Wilts)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£12 - £25
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£12 - £16
Anytime Day 1st Class
£21 - £25
Train from Westbury (Wilts) to Castle Cary
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£8 - £18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£8 - £12
Anytime Day 1st Class
£15 - £18
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 Temple Meads Stn to Street, The Library
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
First
South West Coaches
Phone
01935 475 872
Email
info@southwestcoaches.co.uk
Website
southwestcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Street, The Library to Lydford-on-Fosse, Cross Keys
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
South West Coaches
Other operators
Taxi from Bristol Airport (BRS) to West Lydford
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
£65 - £80
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
41 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Bristol Airport to West Lydford
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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