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

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Recommended option

Train, line 64 bus  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Shrewsbury
  3. Take the line 64 bus from Shrewsbury, Post Office to Market Drayton, Bus Station (Stand B) 64

$52 - $110

Cheapest option

Bus, line 164 bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Stoke-On-Trent
  3. Take the line 164 bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand C) to Market Drayton, Bus Station (Stand A) 164

$22 - $30

2 alternative options

Train, line 101 bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Stafford
  2. Take the line 101 bus from Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Newcastle Town Centre, Bus Station 101

$71 - $101

Drive  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Market Drayton 129 miles

$27 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Market Drayton is to bus and line 164 bus which costs £16 - £23 and takes 5 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Market Drayton is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol station to Market Drayton station. However, there are services departing from Bristol Bus & Coach Station and arriving at Market Drayton, Bus Station (Stand A) via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Hanley, Bus Station (stand C). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

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The distance between Bristol and Market Drayton is 101 miles. The road distance is 129 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Market Drayton without a car is to train and line 64 bus which takes 4 h 6 min and costs £35 - £85.

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It takes approximately 4 h 6 min to get from Bristol to Market Drayton, including transfers.

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Bristol to Market Drayton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bristol Bus & Coach Station.

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Bristol to Market Drayton bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, arrive at Market Drayton, Bus Station (Stand A).

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol to Market Drayton is 129 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 14 min to drive from Bristol to Market Drayton.

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There are 219+ hotels available in Market Drayton. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bristol to Market Drayton.
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  • Distance: 100.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 6 min

What companies run services between Bristol, England and Market Drayton, England?

You can take a bus from Bristol to Market Drayton via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Stoke-On-Trent, and Hanley, Bus Station (stand C) in around 5 h 45 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $24
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Stafford
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $80
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
First Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
Bus operators
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Shrewsbury, Post Office to Market Drayton, Bus Station (Stand B)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand C) to Market Drayton, Bus Station (Stand A)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
First in The Potteries
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station (Rail Station) to Newcastle Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
firstgroup.com
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 Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Stoke-On-Trent
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com

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