How to get from Bristol to Chippenham

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Recommended option

Train  •  23 min

$13 - $24

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  50 min

  1. 28.5 miles

$3

4 alternative options

Bus National Express  •  1 h 20 min

  1. National Express

$6 - $10

Bus Faresaver  •  2 h 8 min

  1. X39 / ...
  2. X31

$6 - $9

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. 28.1 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  32 min

  1. 28.1 miles

$6 - $9

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
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24
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 Chippenham, Hardenhuish Avenue
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
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
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
$65 - $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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bristol and Chippenham is 33 km. The road distance is 45 km.

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

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

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

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

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