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There are 5 ways to get from Bristol to Painswick by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus, line 66 bus  •  2h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Cheltenham National Express
  2. Take the line 66 bus from Cheltenham, Promenade to Painswick, St Mary's Church 66

$11 - $15

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Train, line 10 bus  •  2h 34m

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Gloucester
  2. Take the line 10 bus from Gloucester, Clarence Street to Brockworth, Cross Hands Roundabout 10

$25 - $60

Train  •  3h 1m

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Swindon
  2. Take the train from Swindon to Stroud (Glos)

$37 - $66

Taxi  •  39m

  1. Take a taxi from Bristol to Painswick 35.5 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  39m

  1. Drive from Bristol to Painswick 35.5 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Painswick is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Painswick is to taxi which costs £130 - £160 and takes 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol station to Painswick. However, there are services departing from Bristol Bus & Coach Station and arriving at Painswick, St Mary's Church via Cheltenham, Promenade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 31m.

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The distance between Bristol and Painswick is 29 miles. The road distance is 35.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Painswick without a car is to bus and line 66 bus which takes 2h 31m and costs £8 - £12.

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It takes approximately 2h 31m to get from Bristol to Painswick, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Bristol to Painswick is to bus and line 66 bus which takes 2h 31m and costs £8 - £12. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £28 - £55 and takes 3h 1m.

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Bristol to Painswick bus services, operated by Stagecoach West, arrive at Painswick, St Mary's Church station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol to Painswick is 35 miles. It takes approximately 39m to drive from Bristol to Painswick.

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Map of how to get from Bristol to Painswick.
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  • Distance: 28.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 31m

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

You can take a bus from Bristol to Painswick via Cheltenham and Cheltenham, Promenade in around 2h 31m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bristol to Painswick via Swindon, Stroud (Glos), and Stroud, Merrywalks in around 3h 1m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Swindon
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $40
Train from Swindon to Stroud (Glos)
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24
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 Cheltenham
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
National Express
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cheltenham, Promenade to Painswick, St Mary's Church
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
Stagecoach West
Bus from Gloucester, Clarence Street to Brockworth, Cross Hands Roundabout
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Stagecoach West
Other operators
Taxi from Bristol to Painswick
Ave. Duration
39m
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Yellow Cabs
Phone
+44 117 923 1515
Website
yellowcabsbristol.co.uk
Alpha Taxis
Phone
+44 117 921 1211
AA Taxis
Phone
+44 117 955 5000

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