There are 5 ways to get from Bristol to Lyme Regis 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, bus via Exeter St Davids  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Axminster
  3. Take the bus from Axminster, Rail Station to Lyme Regis, Kent House X51 / ...

$53 - $92

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Dorchester National Express
  2. Take the bus from Dorchester, South Station to Lyme Regis, The Square X51

$13 - $17

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Taunton
  2. Take the bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Axminster, Trinity Square 30

$39 - $71

Bus Stagecoach South West  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Canon's Marsh, Anchor Road to Sandy Gate, Sowton P&R Falcon
  2. Take the bus from Sandy Gate, Sowton P&R to Seaton, Marine Place 9A

$35

Drive  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Lyme Regis 71.8 miles

$15 - $23

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Lyme Regis is to bus which costs £10 - £14 and takes 4 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Lyme Regis is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 28 min.

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The distance between Bristol and Lyme Regis is 53 miles. The road distance is 71.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 11 min to get from Bristol to Lyme Regis, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol station to Lyme Regis. However, there are services departing from Bristol Bus & Coach Station and arriving at Lyme Regis, The Square via Dorchester, South Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 47 min.

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There are 534+ hotels available in Lyme Regis. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bristol to Lyme Regis.
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  • Distance: 52.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 11 min

What companies run services between Bristol, England and Lyme Regis, England?

You can take a bus from Bristol to Lyme Regis via Dorchester and Dorchester, South Station in around 4 h 47 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Taunton
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Taunton
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $45
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Axminster, Rail Station to Lyme Regis, Kent House
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Dorchester, South Station to Lyme Regis, The Square
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
First
Buses of Somerset
Website
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Axminster, Trinity Square
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Canon's Marsh, Anchor Road to Sandy Gate, Sowton P&R
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sandy Gate, Sowton P&R to Seaton, Marine Place
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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