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There are 6 ways to get from Bristol Temple Meads to Port of Dover by train, bus or plane

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Train via London

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Dover

Train

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Charing Cross to Dover Priory

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Cabot Circus to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Dover Priory

Fly to London Gatwick, train

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to London Gatwick (LGW)
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  3. Take the train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory

Fly to London Stansted, bus, train

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to London Stansted (STN)
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Stratford also for Westfield
  3. Take the train from Stratford International to Dover Priory

Bristol Temple Meads to Port of Dover by train, subway and walk

The journey time between Bristol Temple Meads and Port of Dover is around 3h 22m and covers a distance of around 199 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 35 min. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 45m. Operated by First Great Western Service, London Underground (Tube) and South Eastern Trains Service, the Bristol Temple Meads to Port of Dover service departs from Bristol Temple Meads and arrives in Dover Priory. Typically 146 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 47m
Layover time:
35 min
Total time:
3h 22m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 45m
Journey distance:
199 miles
Services per week:
146
Cheapest price:
£80
Carbon emissions:
16 kg CO2

First and last service

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

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bristol Temple Meads to Port of Dover train, subway and walk schedules

Departing Friday, September 17, 2021

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bristol Temple Meads to Port of Dover is to bus which costs £16 - £22 and takes 6h 59m.

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The fastest way to get from Bristol Temple Meads to Port of Dover is to train via London which takes 3h 54m and costs £80 - £120.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol Temple Meads to Port of Dover. However, there are services departing from Temple Meads Stn and arriving at Dover via Bristol Bus & Coach Station and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 59m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bristol Temple Meads to Port of Dover. However, there are services departing from Bristol Temple Meads and arriving at Dover Priory via Paddington and St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 54m.

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The distance between Bristol Temple Meads and Port of Dover is 172 miles.

The best way to get from Bristol Temple Meads to Port of Dover without a car is to train via London which takes 3h 54m and costs £80 - £120.

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It takes approximately 3h 54m to get from Bristol Temple Meads to Port of Dover, including transfers.

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Bristol Temple Meads to Port of Dover bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Bristol Bus & Coach Station.

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Bristol Temple Meads to Port of Dover 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 Port of Dover is to train via London which takes 3h 54m and costs £80 - £120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £16 - £22 and takes 6h 59m.

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Map of how to get from Bristol Temple Meads to Port of Dover.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 171.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 54m

What companies run services between Bristol Temple Meads, England and Port of Dover, England?

You can take a train from Bristol Temple Meads to Port of Dover via London Paddington, Paddington, King's Cross St. Pancras station, and St Pancras International in around 3h 54m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bristol Temple Meads to Port of Dover via Bristol Bus & Coach Station and London Victoria Coach Station in around 6h 59m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £200
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£45 - £190
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£40 - £180
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
£50 - £200
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £230
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £180
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Marseille
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
£70 - £260
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£75 - £280
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £290
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
£70 - £260
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Inverness
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £220
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Corvera
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £320
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Jersey
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£35 - £160
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£85 - £300
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Alicante
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £320
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£65 - £250
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Nice
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£70 - £270
Flights from Bristol to London Stansted via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
£85 - £180
Flights from Bristol to London Stansted via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£85 - £180
Flights from Bristol to London Stansted via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£85 - £180
Flights from Bristol to London Stansted via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
£85 - £180
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£14 - £100
Flights from Bristol to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£14 - £65
Flights from Bristol to London Stansted via Valencia
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£14 - £65
Flights from Bristol to London Stansted via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
£14 - £65
Flights from Bristol to London Stansted via Riga
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£14 - £65
Flights from Bristol to London Stansted via Malaga
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
£14 - £65
Flights from Bristol to London Stansted via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
£14 - £65
Flights from Bristol to London Stansted via Budapest
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£14 - £65
Flights from Bristol to London Stansted via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
£14 - £65
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Bristol to London Stansted via Chambery
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
£28 - £220
Flights from Bristol to London Stansted via Salzburg
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£35 - £220
Flights from Bristol to London Stansted via Grenoble
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£28 - £220
Flights from Bristol to London Stansted via Alicante
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£45 - £220
Flights from Bristol to London Stansted via Malaga
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
£55 - £220
Aurigny
Website
aurigny.com
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Guernsey
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£170 - £310
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Bristol to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£60 - £240
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 London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£40 - £55
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£40 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £100
South Eastern Trains Service
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £65
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
£35 - £50
1st Class
£40 - £65
Train from London Charing Cross to Dover Priory
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £65
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
£35 - £50
1st Class
£40 - £65
Train from London Victoria to Dover Priory
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £65
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
£35 - £50
1st Class
£40 - £65
Train from Stratford International to Dover Priory
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £60
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
£30 - £50
1st Class
£40 - £60
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£13 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£13 - £17
Bus operators
Flixbus
Bus from Cabot Circus to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Dover
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
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 London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £9
Website
National Express
Bus from Stansted Airport London to London Stratford also for Westfield
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
National Express

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There is no direct flight from Bristol Airport to London Gatwick Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 35m and has one stopover.

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Bristol Temple Meads to Port of Dover bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Dover station.

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Bristol Temple Meads to Port of Dover train services, operated by South Eastern Trains Service, arrive at Dover Priory station.

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Aurigny, Aer Lingus, Ryanair and easyJet offer flights from Bristol Airport to London Gatwick Airport.

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The best way to get from Bristol Temple Meads to Bristol Airport is to shuttle which takes 19 min and costs £7.

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