There are 6 ways to get from Bristol to Chippenham by train, bus, rideshare, 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.

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Train  •  23 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Chippenham

$13 - $24

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  50 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bristol to Chippenham 28.5 miles

$3

4 alternative options

Bus National Express  •  1 h 20 min

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

$6 - $10

Bus Faresaver  •  2 h 8 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 Chippenham, Hardenhuish Avenue X31

$6 - $9

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bristol to Chippenham 28.1 miles

$60 - $80

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Chippenham 28.1 miles

$6 - $9

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Chippenham is to rideshare which costs £2 and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Chippenham is to train which costs £10 - £18 and takes 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bristol Bus & Coach Station station and arriving at Chippenham. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bristol Temple Meads and arriving at Chippenham. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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The distance between Bristol and Chippenham is 20 miles. The road distance is 28.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Chippenham without a car is to train which takes 23 min and costs £10 - £18.

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The train from Bristol Temple Meads to Chippenham takes 23 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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Map of how to get from Bristol to Chippenham.
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  • Distance: 20.4 miles
  • Duration: 23 min

What companies run services between Bristol, England and Chippenham, Wiltshire, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Bristol to Chippenham hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $24 and the journey takes 23 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bristol to Chippenham once daily. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Chippenham
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24
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 Chippenham
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
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
Website
First
Bus from Bath City Centre, Bus Station to Chippenham, Hardenhuish Avenue
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Faresaver
Website
faresaver.co.uk
Bus from Bath City Centre, Bus Station to Chippenham, Hardenhuish Avenue
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
faresaver.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bristol to Chippenham
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Bristol to Chippenham
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80
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

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