There are 6 ways to get from Bristol to Harwich International Port by train, bus, car or plane

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 14 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Manningtree

$99 - $165

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Hammersmith Bridge Road 040
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Manningtree

$47 - $68

4 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station 201 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Colchester National Express / ...

$69 - $88

Drive  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Harwich International Port 211 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Norwich, train  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Norwich (NWI) BRS - NWI
  2. Take the train from Norwich to Manningtree

$124 - $435

Fly to Southend, train  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Southend (SEN) BRS - SEN
  2. Take the train from Shenfield to Manningtree

$243 - $418

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Harwich International Port is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Harwich International Port is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 28 min.

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The distance between Bristol and Harwich International Port is 169 miles. The road distance is 211 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to get from Bristol to Harwich International Port, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol station to Harwich International Port. However, there are services departing from Bristol, Bus Station and arriving at Upper Dovercourt, Dovercourt Hospital via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 and Colchester Town Centre, Angel Court (Colch High St). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 13 min.

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What companies run services between Bristol, England and Harwich International Port, England?

You can take a train from Bristol to Harwich International Port via London Paddington, Lancaster Gate Underground Station, Liverpool Street Underground Station, London Liverpool Street, Manningtree, and Harwich International in around 4 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bristol to Harwich International Port via Heathrow Central Bus Station, London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3, Colchester, Colchester Town Centre, Angel Court (Colch High St), and Upper Dovercourt, Dovercourt Hospital in around 7 h 13 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Southend via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Bristol to Southend via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Bristol to Southend via Alicante
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Bristol to Southend via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Bristol to Southend via Malaga
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bristol to Norwich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Bristol to Norwich via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Bristol to Southend via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Bristol to Norwich via Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Manningtree
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Norwich to Manningtree
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Shenfield to Manningtree
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Hammersmith Bridge Road
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Colchester
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com

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