There are 6 ways to get from Bristol to Bridgend by train, bus, car or rideshare

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 7 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Bridgend

$30 - $60

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bristol to Bridgend 59.3 miles

$6

4 alternative options

Train via Cardiff Central  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Bridgend

$30 - $73

Bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Bridgend, Sarn Odeon (Sarn Retail Park) 202 / ...

$9 - $13

Bus, train  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Newport, Market Square 7Xp
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Bridgend

$18 - $41

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Bridgend 59.2 miles

$12 - $19

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Bridgend is to rideshare which costs £4 and takes 1 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Bridgend is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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The distance between Bristol and Bridgend is 43 miles. The road distance is 59.2 miles.

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The train from Bristol Temple Meads to Bridgend takes 1 h 7 min including transfers and departs six times a week.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bristol, Bus Station station and arriving at Bridgend, Sarn Odeon (Sarn Retail Park). Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bristol Temple Meads and arriving at Bridgend. Services depart six times a week. The journey takes approximately 1 h 7 min.

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What companies run services between Bristol, England and Bridgend, Wales?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Bristol to Bridgend 6 times a week. Tickets cost $30 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 7 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bristol to Bridgend every 4 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 55 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Bridgend
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $29
Advanced Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from Cardiff Central to Bridgend
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $14
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $20
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Bridgend
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $18
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $35
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Bridgend
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
First Anytime Day Single
$13 - $19
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Bridgend
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $21
First Anytime Day Single
$20 - $30
Bus operators
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bristol to Bridgend
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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