There are 4 ways to get from Bristol to Seaton 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  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Axminster

$56 - $93

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Taunton National Express
  2. Take the bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Axminster, Rail Station 30

$23 - $26

2 alternative options

Bus Stagecoach South West  •  3 h 48 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

$31

Drive  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Seaton 72.9 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Seaton is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Seaton is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 30 min.

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The distance between Bristol and Seaton is 56 miles. The road distance is 72.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 24 min to get from Bristol to Seaton, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol to Seaton. However, there are services departing from Canon's Marsh, Anchor Road and arriving at Seaton, Marine Place via Sandy Gate, Sowton P&R. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 48 min.

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Map of how to get from Bristol to Seaton.
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  • Distance: 56.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 24 min

What companies run services between Bristol, England and Seaton, Devon, England?

You can take a train from Bristol to Seaton via Exeter St Davids, Axminster, and Axminster, Rail Station in around 3 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bristol to Seaton via Sandy Gate, Sowton P&R in around 3 h 48 min.

Train operators
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
Bus operators
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
Buses of Somerset
Website
busesofsomerset.co.uk
Bus from Taunton, Bus Station to Axminster, Rail Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
busesofsomerset.co.uk

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