There are 4 ways to get from Bristol to Milton Keynes by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Milton Keynes Central

$92 - $142

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Bus  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway 777 / ...

$25 - $34

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Didcot Parkway
  2. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 11)
  3. Take the bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 10) to Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H3)

$53 - $87

Drive  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Milton Keynes 112.4 miles

$24 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Milton Keynes is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 2 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Milton Keynes is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 2 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol station to Milton Keynes. However, there are services departing from Bristol Bus & Coach Station and arriving at Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point L4) via Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station and Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway (Milton Keynes Coachway Car Park). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bristol to Milton Keynes. However, there are services departing from Bristol Temple Meads and arriving at Milton Keynes Central via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 58 min.

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The distance between Bristol and Milton Keynes is 89 miles. The road distance is 112.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Milton Keynes without a car is to train which takes 2 h 58 min and costs £70 - £110.

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It takes approximately 2 h 58 min to get from Bristol to Milton Keynes, including transfers.

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

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Bristol to Milton Keynes train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Bristol Temple Meads station.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Milton Keynes is to train which takes 2 h 58 min and costs £70 - £110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £19 - £27 and takes 5 h 21 min.

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Map of how to get from Bristol to Milton Keynes.
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  • Distance: 89.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 58 min

What companies run services between Bristol, England and Milton Keynes, England?

You can take a train from Bristol to Milton Keynes via Birmingham New Street in around 2 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bristol to Milton Keynes via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station, Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway, and Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway (Milton Keynes Coachway Car Park) in around 5 h 21 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Didcot Parkway
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $35
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $65
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 11)
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
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arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 10) to Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H3)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
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arrivabus.co.uk
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
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Bristol to Milton Keynes bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway station.

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Bristol to Milton Keynes train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Milton Keynes Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol to Milton Keynes is 112 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to drive from Bristol to Milton Keynes.

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