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There are 4 ways to get from Bristol Temple Meads to Farncombe by train, bus or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Guildford

Cheapest

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Guildford station

Train via Basingstoke

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Basingstoke

Drive

  1. Drive from Bristol Temple Meads to Farncombe

Bristol Temple Meads to Farncombe by train

The train journey time between Bristol Temple Meads and Farncombe is around 2h 46m and covers a distance of around 112 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 51 min. The fastest train normally takes 2h 13m. Services are operated by First Great Western Service, CrossCountry and South Western Railway. Typically 159 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
1h 54m
Layover time:
51 min
Total time:
2h 46m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
2h 13m
Train distance:
112 miles
Trains per week:
159
Cheapest price:
£43
Carbon emissions:
9 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
02:39
Last train departs at:
22:41

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bristol Temple Meads to Farncombe train schedules

Trains departing Monday, September 27, 2021

Bristol Temple Meads → Farncombe
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Farncombe is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Farncombe is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Farncombe is 1 metre.

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Last updated: 21 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bristol Temple Meads to Farncombe is to bus which costs £10 - £18 and takes 4h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol Temple Meads to Farncombe is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 1h 56m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bristol Temple Meads to Farncombe. However, there are services departing from Bristol Temple Meads and arriving at Farncombe via Reading and Guildford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 33m.

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The distance between Bristol Temple Meads and Farncombe is 88 miles. The road distance is 111 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol Temple Meads to Farncombe without a car is to train which takes 2h 33m and costs £40 - £150.

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It takes approximately 2h 33m to get from Bristol Temple Meads to Farncombe, including transfers.

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Bristol Temple Meads to Farncombe train services, operated by First Great Western Service, depart from Bristol Temple Meads station.

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The best way to get from Bristol Temple Meads to Farncombe is to train which takes 2h 33m and costs £40 - £150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £18 and takes 4h 42m.

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Bristol Temple Meads to Farncombe train services, operated by First Great Western Service, arrive at Guildford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol Temple Meads to Farncombe is 111 miles. It takes approximately 1h 56m to drive from Bristol Temple Meads to Farncombe.

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Map of how to get from Bristol Temple Meads to Farncombe.
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  • Distance: 87.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 33m

What companies run services between Bristol Temple Meads, England and Farncombe, England?

You can take a train from Bristol Temple Meads to Farncombe via Reading and Guildford in around 2h 33m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bristol Temple Meads to Farncombe via Bristol Bus & Coach Station, Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Heathrow Central Bus Station, Guildford station, and Guildford in around 4h 42m.

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 Reading
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £40
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£50 - £70
Train from Reading to Guildford
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£11 - £14
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£11 - £14
Anytime Day 1st Class
£19 - £26
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 Bus & Coach Station to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
National Express

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