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There are 3 ways to get from Bristol to Shere by train, bus or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Gomshall

Cheapest

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bond St to London Heathrow Airport T2 and T3
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Guildford station

Drive

  1. Drive from Bristol to Shere

Bristol to Shere by train

The train journey time between Bristol and Shere is around 2h 50m and covers a distance of around 116 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 36 min. The fastest train normally takes 2h 12m. Operated by First Great Western Service, the Bristol to Shere train service departs from Bristol Temple Meads and arrives in Gomshall. Typically 100 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
2h 14m
Layover time:
36 min
Total time:
2h 50m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
2h 12m
Train distance:
116 miles
Trains per week:
100
Cheapest price:
£45
Carbon emissions:
9 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
02:39
Last train departs at:
22:41

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bristol to Shere train schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Shere is to bus which costs £15 - £20 and takes 5h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Shere is to drive which costs £17 - £25 and takes 2h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol to Shere. However, there are services departing from Bristol Bond St and arriving at Shere, Village Hall via Heathrow Central Bus Station and Friary Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 18m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bristol to Shere. However, there are services departing from Bristol Temple Meads and arriving at Gomshall via Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 1m.

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The distance between Bristol and Shere is 94 miles. The road distance is 109.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Shere without a car is to train which takes 3h 1m and costs £40 - £55.

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It takes approximately 3h 1m to get from Bristol to Shere, including transfers.

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Bristol to Shere bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Bristol Bond St station.

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Bristol to Shere train services, operated by First Great Western Service, depart from Bristol Temple Meads station.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Shere is to train which takes 3h 1m and costs £40 - £55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £15 - £20 and takes 5h 18m.

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Map of how to get from Bristol to Shere.
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  • Distance: 94 miles
  • Duration: 3h 1m

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

You can take a train from Bristol to Shere via Reading in around 3h 1m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bristol to Shere via London Heathrow Airport T2 and T3, Heathrow Central Bus Station, Guildford station, and Friary Bus Station in around 5h 18m.

Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Reading
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £40
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£50 - £70
Train from Reading to Gomshall
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£14 - £17
Anytime Day 1st Class
£23 - £35
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Bristol Bond St to London Heathrow Airport T2 and T3
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£9 - £16
Website
Megabus UK
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bristol City Centre to London Heathrow Airport
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£9 - £11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Bristol to Shere bus services, operated by First, arrive at Guildford station.

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Bristol to Shere train services, operated by First Great Western Service, arrive at Gomshall station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol to Shere is 110 miles. It takes approximately 2h to drive from Bristol to Shere.

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