There are 5 ways to get from Bristol to Fishguard by train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Fishguard & Goodwick

$66 - $128

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Cardiff, Sophia Gardens 202 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cardiff Coach Station to Haverfordwest National Express

$25 - $35

3 alternative options

Train via Haverfordwest  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Haverfordwest

$69 - $128

Bus, train  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Newport, Market Square 7Xp
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Carmarthen
  3. Take the bus from Carmarthen, Railway Station (Carmarthen Railway Station) to Cardigan, Finch Square (St Mary`s Church) 460

$47 - $108

Drive  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Fishguard 149.3 miles

$30 - $50

What companies run services between Bristol, England and Fishguard, Wales?

You can take a train from Bristol to Fishguard via Cardiff Central in around 4 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bristol to Fishguard via Cardiff, Sophia Gardens, Cardiff Coach Station, Haverfordwest, and Haverfordwest, Bus Station (Haverfordwest Bus Station) in around 6 h 30 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $45
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $90
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Fishguard & Goodwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $75
First Anytime Day Single
$75 - $120
Train from Cardiff Central to Haverfordwest
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
First Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cardiff Coach Station to Haverfordwest
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com
Richards Bros
Phone
+44 1239 613756
Email
enquiries@richardsbros.co.uk
Website
richardsbros.co.uk
Bus from Carmarthen, Railway Station (Carmarthen Railway Station) to Cardigan, Finch Square (St Mary`s Church)
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
richardsbros.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bristol and Fishguard is 175 km. The road distance is 239 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Fishguard is to bus which costs £18 - £27 and takes 6 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Bristol to Fishguard is to drive which takes 2 h 37 min and costs £23 - £35.

No, there is no direct train from Bristol to Fishguard. However, there are services departing from Bristol Temple Meads and arriving at Fishguard & Goodwick via Cardiff Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 26 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Bristol to Fishguard. However, there are services departing from Bristol, Bus Station and arriving at Fishguard, The Square (Fishguard Town Hall) via Cardiff Coach Station and Haverfordwest, Bus Station (Haverfordwest Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from Bristol to Fishguard, including transfers.