There are 4 ways to get from Bristol to Dartmoor National Park by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the bus from Exeter, St Davids Station to Two Bridges, Powder Mills 123

$52 - $83

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Bus National Express  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Exeter National Express
  2. Take the bus from Exeter City Centre, Paris Street to Two Bridges, Powder Mills 123

$22 - $25

2 alternative options

Bus Stagecoach South West  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Canon's Marsh, Anchor Road to Sowton, Honiton Road P&R Falcon
  2. Take the bus from Exeter City Centre, Paris Street to Two Bridges, Powder Mills 123

$37

Drive  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Dartmoor National Park 104.9 miles

$22 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Dartmoor National Park is to bus which costs £17 - £20 and takes 4 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Dartmoor National Park is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol station to Dartmoor National Park. However, there are services departing from Bristol Bus & Coach Station and arriving at Two Bridges, Powder Mills via Exeter City Centre, Paris Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 21 min.

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The distance between Bristol and Dartmoor National Park is 84 miles. The road distance is 104.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Dartmoor National Park without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 16 min and costs £40 - £65.

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It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to get from Bristol to Dartmoor National Park, including transfers.

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

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Bristol to Dartmoor National Park bus services, operated by Tavistock Country Bus, arrive at Two Bridges, Powder Mills station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol to Dartmoor National Park is 105 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 12 min to drive from Bristol to Dartmoor National Park.

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The nearest airport to Dartmoor National Park is Exeter (EXT) Airport which is 24.8 miles away. Other nearby airports include Cardiff (CWL) (62.8 miles), Bristol (BRS) (77.5 miles), Guernsey (GCI) (98.9 miles) and Southampton (SOU) (115.5 miles).

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Map of how to get from Bristol to Dartmoor National Park.
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  • Distance: 84.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 16 min

What companies run services between Bristol, England and Dartmoor National Park, England?

You can take a bus from Bristol to Dartmoor National Park via Exeter, Exeter City Centre, Paris Street, and Two Bridges, Powder Mills in around 4 h 21 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Bus operators
Tavistock Country Bus
Phone
07580 260683
Website
tavistockcountrybus.co.uk
Bus from Exeter, St Davids Station to Two Bridges, Powder Mills
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
tavistockcountrybus.co.uk
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Paris Street to Two Bridges, Powder Mills
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
tavistockcountrybus.co.uk
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Canon's Marsh, Anchor Road to Sowton, Honiton Road P&R
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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