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

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Train, bus  •  3h 41m

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

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Train, line 112 bus  •  3h 29m

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newton Abbot
  2. Take the line 112 bus from Newton Abbot, Rail Station to Sherberton, Dunna Bridge 112 / ...

Bus  •  5h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Canon's Marsh, Anchor Road to Sandy Gate, Sowton P&R Falcon
  2. Take the bus from St Thomas, station to Two Bridges, Powder Mills 123

Drive  •  2h 10m

  1. Drive from Bristol to Dartmoor National Park 105.6 miles

£17 - £26

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The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Dartmoor National Park is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Dartmoor National Park is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol to Dartmoor National Park. However, there are services departing from Canon's Marsh, Anchor Road and arriving at Two Bridges, Powder Mills via Sandy Gate, Sowton P&R and St Thomas, station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 33m.

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The distance between Bristol and Dartmoor National Park is 84 miles. The road distance is 105.6 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 3h 41m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 41m to get from Bristol to Dartmoor National Park, including transfers.

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Bristol to Dartmoor National Park bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, depart from Canon's Marsh, Anchor Road 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 106 miles. It takes approximately 2h 10m to drive from Bristol to Dartmoor National Park.

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There are 581+ hotels available in Dartmoor National Park. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Bristol to Dartmoor National Park.
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  • Distance: 84.4 miles
  • Duration: 3h 41m

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

You can take a bus from Bristol to Dartmoor National Park via Sandy Gate, Sowton P&R, Haven Banks, Malt House, St Thomas, station, and Two Bridges, Powder Mills in around 5h 33m.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£24 - £40
Anytime Single
£35 - £55
Off-Peak Single
£27 - £40
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£26 - £40
Anytime Single
£40 - £65
Off-Peak Single
£30 - £50
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£30 - £60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£17 - £27
Advanced Single
£18 - £27
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £60
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newton Abbot
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£35 - £75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£21 - £35
Advanced Single
£23 - £35
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £75
Bus operators
Tavistock Country Bus
Phone
07580 260683
Website
tavistockcountrybus.co.uk
Bus from St Davids Station to Two Bridges, Powder Mills
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Tavistock Country Bus
Bus from Newton Abbot, Rail Station to Sherberton, Dunna Bridge
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Tavistock Country Bus
Bus from St Thomas, station to Two Bridges, Powder Mills
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Tavistock Country Bus
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Canon's Marsh, Anchor Road to Sandy Gate, Sowton P&R
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£14 - £20
Website
Stagecoach South West

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