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There are 8 ways to get from Bristol to Ambrières-les-Vallées by train, bus, ferry, car, car ferry, car train or plane

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord
  3. Take the train from Massy-TGV to Laval
  4. Take the bus from Gare Routière SNCF to AMBRIERES - G. le Conquérant

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Drive, car ferry

  1. Drive from Bristol to Poole
  2. Take the car ferry from Poole to Cherbourg
  3. Drive from Cherbourg to Ambrières-les-Vallées

Bus via Paris

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
  3. Take the bus from Paris to Laval
  4. Take the bus from Gare Routière SNCF to AMBRIERES - G. le Conquérant

Train, ferry, bus

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Portsmouth Harbour
  2. Take the ferry from Portsmouth Port to Saint-Malo Port
  3. Take the train from St Malo to Laval
  4. Take the bus from Gare Routière SNCF to AMBRIERES - G. le Conquérant

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Cabot Circus to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
  2. Take the bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport
  3. Take the bus from Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport to Laval
  4. Take the bus from Gare Routière SNCF to AMBRIERES - G. le Conquérant

Drive, Eurotunnel

  1. Drive from Bristol to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Ambrières-les-Vallées

Fly to Rennes, train, bus

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Rennes (RNS)
  2. Take the train from Rennes to Laval
  3. Take the bus from Gare Routière SNCF to AMBRIERES - G. le Conquérant

Fly to Jersey, ferry, train, bus

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Jersey (JER)
  2. Take the ferry from Jersey Port to Saint-Malo Port
  3. Take the train from St Malo to Laval
  4. Take the bus from Gare Routière SNCF to AMBRIERES - G. le Conquérant

Bristol to Ambrières-les-Vallées by train, subway and bus

The journey time between Bristol and Ambrières-les-Vallées is around 22h 34m and covers a distance of around 986 km. This includes an average layover time of around 15h 30m. The fastest journey normally takes 8h 32m. Operated by First Great Western Service, London Underground (Tube), Eurostar and others, the Bristol to Ambrières-les-Vallées service departs from Bristol Temple Meads and arrives in AMBRIERES - G. le Conquérant. Typically 12 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
7h 4m
Layover time:
15h 30m
Total time:
22h 34m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
8h 32m
Journey distance:
986 km
Services per week:
12
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
55 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
12:30
Last service departs at:
18:02

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bristol to Ambrières-les-Vallées train, subway and bus schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Ambrières-les-Vallées is to drive and car ferry which costs £50 - £110 and takes 8h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Ambrières-les-Vallées is to drive and Eurotunnel which costs £190 - £240 and takes 7h 59m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol station to Ambrières-les-Vallées. However, there are services departing from Bristol Bus & Coach Station and arriving at AMBRIERES - G. le Conquérant via London - Victoria Coach Station, Paris and Gare Routière SNCF. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 46m.

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The distance between Bristol and Ambrières-les-Vallées is 367 km.

The best way to get from Bristol to Ambrières-les-Vallées without a car is to train and bus which takes 10h 16m and costs .

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It takes approximately 10h 16m to get from Bristol to Ambrières-les-Vallées, including transfers.

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Bristol to Ambrières-les-Vallées bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Bristol Bus & Coach Station.

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There is no direct flight from Bristol Airport to Rennes Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 10m and has one stopover.

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Bristol to Ambrières-les-Vallées bus services, operated by Aléop en Mayenne, arrive at AMBRIERES - G. le Conquérant station.

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Ambrières-les-Vallées is 1h ahead of Bristol. It is currently 12:26 AM in Bristol and 1:26 AM in Ambrières-les-Vallées.

Map of how to get from Bristol to Ambrières-les-Vallées.
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  • Distance: 367.4 km
  • Duration: 10h 16m

What companies run services between Bristol, England and Ambrières-les-Vallées, France?

You can take a bus from Bristol to Ambrières-les-Vallées via London Victoria Coach Station, London - Victoria Coach Station, Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine, Paris, Laval, and Gare Routière SNCF in around 18h 46m.

Airlines
Blue Islands Limited
Website
blueislands.com
Flights from Bristol to Jersey
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €380
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bristol to Rennes via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €360
Flights from Bristol to Rennes via Amsterdam Schiphol, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €430
Flights from Bristol to Rennes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€55 - €240
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bristol to Rennes via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €360
Flights from Bristol to Rennes via Amsterdam Schiphol, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €430
Flights from Bristol to Rennes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€55 - €240
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Rennes via Nice
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€95 - €350
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 38m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€50 - €65
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
€50 - €65
Anytime Day 1st Class
€85 - €120
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Portsmouth Harbour
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
€40 - €55
Anytime Day 1st Class
€75 - €110
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Massy-TGV to Laval
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €65
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€50 - €65
1st Class
€50 - €65
Train from St Malo to Laval
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€35 - €45
1st Class
€35 - €45
Train from Rennes to Laval
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€22 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€28 - €33
1st Class
€22 - €26
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€156
Website
Eurotunnel
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Rennes to Laval
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€10 - €15
Rail 1st Class
€17 - €26
Bus operators
Aléop en Mayenne
Phone
02 43 67 22 65
Email
aleop53@paysdelaloire.fr
Website
aleop.paysdelaloire.fr
Bus from Gare Routière SNCF to AMBRIERES - G. le Conquérant
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Aléop en Mayenne
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
€8 - €11
Website
National Express
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€15 - €19
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Laval
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€11 - €15
Website
Blablabus
Bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€15 - €19
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport to Laval
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€12 - €15
Website
Blablabus
Traveleuro Tours & Travels
Phone
07710115044
Email
info@traveleuro.co.uk
Website
traveleuro.co.uk
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Paris Gare de Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€25 - €30
Website
Traveleuro Tours & Travels
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from London Victoria Green Line Station to Paris Gare de Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€13 - €19
Website
RegioJet
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Paris
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€23 - €28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Laval
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€15 - €19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Cabot Circus to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
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.
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Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Ferry from Portsmouth Port to Saint-Malo Port
Ave. Duration
11h 59m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€35 - €130
Book at
Brittany Ferries
Adult
€35 - €50
Car
€85 - €130
Car ferry from Poole to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€27 - €75
Book at
Brittany Ferries
Adult
€27 - €35
Car
€50 - €75
Condor Ferries
Phone
01202 207216
Email
contactcentre@condorferries.co.uk
Website
condorferries.co.uk
Ferry from Jersey Port to Saint-Malo Port
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
Condor Ferries

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KLM, easyJet and Air France offer flights from Bristol Airport to Rennes Airport.

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There are 30+ hotels available in Ambrières-les-Vallées. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Bristol Airport is to bus which takes 15 min and costs £9.

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