There are 5 ways to get from Bristol to Land's End 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.

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Train  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Penzance

$92 - $206

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Penzance National Express

$22 - $31

3 alternative options

Train via Plymouth  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
  2. Take the train from Plymouth to Penzance

$107 - $210

Bus Stagecoach South West  •  9 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Canon's Marsh, Anchor Road to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station Falcon
  2. Take the bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Penzance National Express

$50 - $58

Drive  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Land's End 199.8 miles

$40 - $65

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Bristol station to Land's End. However, there are services departing from Bristol Bus & Coach Station and arriving at Land's End, Car Park via Penzance, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 36 min.

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The distance between Bristol and Land's End is 168 miles. The road distance is 199.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Land's End without a car is to train which takes 6 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 2 min to get from Bristol to Land's End, including transfers.

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Bristol to Land's End bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bristol Bus & Coach Station.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Land's End is to train which takes 6 h 2 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 36 min.

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Bristol to Land's End bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Penzance station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol to Land's End is 200 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 28 min to drive from Bristol to Land's End.

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There are 498+ hotels available in Land's End. Prices start at $104 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bristol to Land's End.
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  • Distance: 167.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 2 min

What companies run services between Bristol, England and Land's End, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Bristol to Land's End twice daily. Tickets cost $85 - $140 and the journey takes 4 h 6 min. Great Western Railway also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bristol to Land's End once daily. Tickets cost $19 - $24 and the journey takes 6 h 40 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Penzance
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Single
$85 - $140
Off-Peak Single
$90 - $130
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Plymouth to Penzance
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Penzance
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $200
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $90
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $200
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $130
Train from Plymouth to Penzance
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
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 & Coach Station to Penzance
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Penzance
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Canon's Marsh, Anchor Road to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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