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There are 3 ways to get from Bristol to Devon by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Yeoford

£34 - £153

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Bus  •  3h 41m

  1. Take the bus from BRISTOL Bus & Coach Station to EXETER Sidwell St National Express

£8 - £11

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Drive  •  1h 42m

  1. Drive from Bristol to Devon 93.1 miles

£15 - £22

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The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Devon is to bus which costs £8 - £12 and takes 3h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Devon is to drive which costs £15 - £22 and takes 1h 42m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol station to Devon. However, there are services departing from BRISTOL Bus & Coach Station and arriving at Cheriton Cross, Coach House via Exeter City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 41m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bristol to Devon. However, there are services departing from Bristol Temple Meads and arriving at Yeoford via Exeter St Davids. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h.

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The distance between Bristol and Devon is 70 miles. The road distance is 93.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Devon without a car is to train which takes 2h and costs £30 - £160.

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It takes approximately 2h to get from Bristol to Devon, including transfers.

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Bristol to Devon bus services, operated by National Express, depart from BRISTOL Bus & Coach Station.

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Bristol to Devon train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Bristol Temple Meads station.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Devon is to train which takes 2h and costs £30 - £160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £8 - £12 and takes 3h 41m.

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Map of how to get from Bristol to Devon.
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  • Distance: 70.3 miles
  • Duration: 2h

What companies run services between Bristol, England and Devon, England?

You can take a train from Bristol to Devon via Exeter St Davids in around 2h. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from BRISTOL Bus & Coach Station to EXETER Sidwell St 4 times a day. Tickets cost £6 - £8 and the journey takes 2h 10m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£28 - £65
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£28 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£45 - £65
Train from Exeter St Davids to Yeoford
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £14
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£6 - £8
Anytime Day 1st Class
£10 - £14
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from BRISTOL Bus & Coach Station to EXETER Sidwell St
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express

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Bristol to Devon bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at EXETER Sidwell St station.

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Bristol to Devon train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Yeoford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol to Devon is 93 miles. It takes approximately 1h 42m to drive from Bristol to Devon.

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