There are 5 ways to get from Bristol to Burford by train, bus 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, line 853 bus  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cheltenham Spa
  2. Take the line 853 bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Burford, Oxford Road Layby (Burford Roundabout) 853

$35 - $67

Cheapest option

Bus, line 853 bus  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Cheltenham National Express
  2. Take the line 853 bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Burford, Oxford Road Layby (Burford Roundabout) 853

$17 - $20

3 alternative options

Train, bus via Gloucester, Market Parade  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Gloucester
  2. Take the bus from Gloucester, Market Parade to Burford, Oxford Road Layby (Burford Roundabout) 853

$32 - $64

Train, bus  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Swindon
  2. Take the bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Oxford, Seacourt Park and Ride S6

$37 - $70

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Burford 62.2 miles

$13 - $20

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Bristol station to Burford. However, there are services departing from Bristol Bus & Coach Station and arriving at Burford, Oxford Road Layby (Burford Roundabout) via Royal Well Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 45 min.

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The distance between Bristol and Burford is 48 miles. The road distance is 62.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Burford without a car is to train and line 853 bus which takes 2 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to get from Bristol to Burford, including transfers.

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Bristol to Burford bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bristol Bus & Coach Station.

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Bristol to Burford bus services, operated by Swanbrook Coaches, arrive at Burford, Oxford Road Layby (Burford Roundabout) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol to Burford is 62 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to drive from Bristol to Burford.

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There are 387+ hotels available in Burford. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bristol to Burford.
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  • Distance: 48.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 37 min

What companies run services between Bristol, England and Burford, Oxfordshire, England?

You can take a bus from Bristol to Burford via Cheltenham and Royal Well Bus Station in around 2 h 45 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cheltenham Spa
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Swindon
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cheltenham Spa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $45
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Swindon
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $40
Bus operators
Swanbrook Coaches
Phone
1452 712386
Email
enquiries@swanbrook.co.uk
Website
swanbrook.co.uk
Bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Burford, Oxford Road Layby (Burford Roundabout)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
swanbrook.co.uk
Bus from Gloucester, Market Parade to Burford, Oxford Road Layby (Burford Roundabout)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
swanbrook.co.uk
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 Cheltenham
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Oxford, Seacourt Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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