There are 4 ways to get from Bristol to St David's 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  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Haverfordwest

$64 - $128

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Cardiff, Sophia Gardens 202 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cardiff Coach Station to Haverfordwest National Express

$25 - $34

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Newport, Market Square 7Xp
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Haverfordwest

$53 - $86

Drive  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to St David's 151 miles

$30 - $50

What companies run services between Bristol, England and St David's, Pembrokeshire, Wales?

You can take a train from Bristol to St David's via Cardiff Central, Haverfordwest, and Haverfordwest, Railway Station (Haverfordwest Railway Station) in around 5 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bristol to St David's via Cardiff, Sophia Gardens, Cardiff Coach Station, Haverfordwest, and Haverfordwest, Bus Station (Haverfordwest Bus Station) in around 7 h 13 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Haverfordwest
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $70
First Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Haverfordwest
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $75
First Anytime Day Single
$75 - $120
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cardiff Coach Station to Haverfordwest
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bristol and St David's is 190 km. The road distance is 242 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bristol to St David's is to bus which costs £18 - £26 and takes 7 h 13 min.

The quickest way to get from Bristol to St David's is to drive which takes 2 h 43 min and costs £24 - £35.

No, there is no direct bus from Bristol to St David's. However, there are services departing from Bristol, Bus Station and arriving at St David's, Nun Street via Cardiff Coach Station and Haverfordwest, Bus Station (Haverfordwest Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 13 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 45 min to get from Bristol to St David's, including transfers.