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There are 4 ways to get from Bristol to Bishopsteignton by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2h 14m

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Teignmouth

£36 - £237

Cheapest option

Bus, line 2 bus  •  3h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Exeter Sidwell St National Express
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Bishopsteignton, Cockhaven Road 2

£9 - £12

2 alternative options

Bus, line 2 bus via Sowton, Honiton Road P&R  •  4h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Canon's Marsh, Anchor Road to Sowton, Honiton Road P&R Falc
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Bishopsteignton, Cockhaven Road 2

£12 - £19

Drive  •  1h 36m

  1. Drive from Bristol to Bishopsteignton 92.2 miles

£14 - £21

Bristol to Bishopsteignton by train and bus

The journey time between Bristol and Bishopsteignton is around 2h 25m and covers a distance of around 93 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 43m. Operated by CrossCountry, First Great Western Service, Stagecoach South West and others, the Bristol to Bishopsteignton service departs from Bristol Temple Meads and arrives in Bishopsteignton, Cockhaven Road. Typically 120 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2h 25m
Fastest journey time:
1h 43m
Journey distance:
93 miles
Services per week:
120
Cheapest price:
£36
Carbon emissions:
8 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:39
Last service departs at:
23:48

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bristol to Bishopsteignton train and bus schedules

Bristol → Bishopsteignton
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Bishopsteignton is 111.

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The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Bishopsteignton is to bus and line 2 bus which costs £9 - £13 and takes 3h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Bishopsteignton is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1h 36m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol station to Bishopsteignton. However, there are services departing from Bristol Bus & Coach Station and arriving at Bishopsteignton, Cockhaven Road via Exeter City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 50m.

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It is 75 miles from Bristol to Bishopsteignton. It is approximately 92.2 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Bishopsteignton without a car is to train which takes 2h 14m and costs £35 - £240.

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It takes approximately 2h 14m to get from Bristol to Bishopsteignton, including transfers.

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Bristol to Bishopsteignton bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Bristol Bus & Coach Station.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Bishopsteignton is to train which takes 2h 14m and costs £35 - £240. Alternatively, you can bus and line 2 bus, which costs £9 - £13 and takes 3h 50m.

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Bristol to Bishopsteignton bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, arrive at Bishopsteignton, Cockhaven Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol to Bishopsteignton is 92 miles. It takes approximately 1h 36m to drive from Bristol to Bishopsteignton.

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Map of how to get from Bristol to Bishopsteignton.
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  • Distance: 75.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 14m

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

You can take a train from Bristol to Bishopsteignton via Exeter St Davids, Teignmouth, and Teignmouth, Seaview Diner in around 2h 14m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bristol to Bishopsteignton via Exeter Sidwell St and Exeter City Centre, Bus Station in around 3h 50m.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£40 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £140
Train from Exeter St Davids to Teignmouth
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£20 - £95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£20 - £25
Anytime Day 1st Class
£65 - £95
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£28 - £35
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£28 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£45 - £65
Train from Exeter St Davids to Teignmouth
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£7 - £10
Anytime Day 1st Class
£12 - £17
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 Exeter Sidwell St
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Bishopsteignton, Cockhaven Road
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach South West
Bus from Canon's Marsh, Anchor Road to Sowton, Honiton Road P&R
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
Stagecoach South West

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