There are 5 ways to get from Bristol to Amesbury by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Salisbury

$26 - $59

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Salisbury National Express

$12 - $15

3 alternative options

Bus First  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol City Centre, The Centre to Bath City Centre, Bus Station X39 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bath City Centre, Bus Station to Salisbury, Blue Boar Row D1

$13 - $16

Taxi  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bristol to Amesbury 51.6 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Amesbury 51.6 miles

$11 - $16

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Amesbury is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h 11 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Bristol to Amesbury is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 1 h 11 min.

More details

The distance between Bristol and Amesbury is 41 miles. The road distance is 51.6 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to get from Bristol to Amesbury, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Bristol station to Amesbury. However, there are services departing from Bristol Bus & Coach Station and arriving at Amesbury, The Cloisters via Salisbury, Bus Garage. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 23 min.

More details

What companies run services between Bristol, England and Amesbury, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Bristol to Amesbury hourly. Tickets cost $28 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 9 min. South Western Railway also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bristol to Amesbury once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 2 h.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Bristol City Centre, The Centre to Bath City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Bath City Centre, Bus Station to Salisbury, Blue Boar Row
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
First
Other operators
Taxi from Bristol to Amesbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Yellow Cabs
Phone
+44 117 923 1515
Website
yellowcabsbristol.co.uk
Alpha Taxis
Phone
+44 117 921 1211
AA Taxis
Phone
+44 117 955 5000

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Need to know: Greyhound, Slovenia: Getting from Ljubljana to Lake Bled and French strikes 2018: What are my alternative transport options? - to help you get the most out of your next trip.