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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads

$68 - $124

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Bristol National Express / ...

$16 - $39

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Drive from King's Cross Station to Bristol 120.5 miles

$25 - $40

What companies run services between King's Cross Station, England and Bristol, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from King's Cross Station to Bristol hourly. Tickets cost $65 - $120 and the journey takes 1 h 42 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from King's Cross Station to Bristol hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $17 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min. Megabus UK also services this route 4 times a day.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $120
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between King's Cross Station and Bristol is 171 km. The road distance is 193 km.

The cheapest way to get from King's Cross Station to Bristol is to bus which costs £11 - £29 and takes 3 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from King's Cross Station to Bristol is to drive which takes 2 h 8 min and costs £19 - £28.

It takes approximately 2 h 16 min to get from King's Cross Station to Bristol, including transfers.