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

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Recommended option

Train, line 72 bus  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
  2. Take the line 72 bus from Pennycomequick, Railway Station to West Looe, The Square 72

$70 - $127

Cheapest option

Bus, line 72 bus  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Canon's Marsh, Anchor Road to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station Falcon / ...
  2. Take the line 72 bus from Pennycomequick, Railway Station to West Looe, The Square 72

$21 - $43

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Looe 139 miles

$29 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Looe is to bus and line 72 bus which costs £16 - £35 and takes 5 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Looe is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2 h 29 min.

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The distance between Bristol and Looe is 112 miles. The road distance is 139 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to get from Bristol to Looe, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol to Looe. However, there are services departing from Canon's Marsh, Anchor Road and arriving at West Looe, The Square via Pennycomequick, Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 19 min.

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Bristol to Looe bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, arrive at Plymouth, Cobourg Street station.

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Map of how to get from Bristol to Looe.
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  • Distance: 111.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 43 min

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

You can take a bus from Bristol to Looe via Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station and Pennycomequick, Railway Station in around 5 h 19 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $120
Bus operators
Plymouth Citybus
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
$35
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com

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