There are 4 ways to get from Bristol to Fishguard by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4 h 28 min

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

$66 - $127

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Bus  •  6 h 53 min

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

$24 - $34

2 alternative options

Train via Haverfordwest  •  5 h 23 min

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

$64 - $122

Drive  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Fishguard 149.3 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Fishguard is to bus which costs £18 - £27 and takes 6 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Fishguard is to drive which costs £24 - £40 and takes 2 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol station to Fishguard. However, there are services departing from Bristol, Bus Station and arriving at Fishguard, The Square (Fishguard Town Hall) via Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens and Haverfordwest, Bus Station (Haverfordwest Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 53 min.

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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 28 min.

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The distance between Bristol and Fishguard is 109 miles. The road distance is 149.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Fishguard without a car is to train which takes 4 h 28 min and costs £50 - £100.

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It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to get from Bristol to Fishguard, including transfers.

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Bristol to Fishguard bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bristol, Bus Station.

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Bristol to Fishguard train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Bristol Temple Meads station.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Fishguard is to train which takes 4 h 28 min and costs £50 - £100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £18 - £27 and takes 6 h 53 min.

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Bristol to Fishguard bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Haverfordwest station.

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Bristol to Fishguard train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Fishguard & Goodwick station.

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Map of how to get from Bristol to Fishguard.
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  • Distance: 109.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 28 min

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 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bristol to Fishguard via Cardiff, Sophia Gardens, Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens, Haverfordwest, and Haverfordwest, Bus Station (Haverfordwest Bus Station) in around 6 h 53 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
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
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $75
First Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
Train from Cardiff Central to Haverfordwest
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
First Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens to Haverfordwest
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com

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