There are 6 ways to get from Padstow to Bristol by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Padstow, New Street to Bodmin Parkway Station 11A
  2. Take the train from Bodmin Parkway to Taunton
  3. Take the train from Taunton to Bristol Temple Meads

$87 - $178

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Bus National Express  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Newquay to Bristol Bus & Coach Station National Express

$20 - $27

4 alternative options

Bus Stagecoach South West  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Bodmin Parkway Station to Pennycomequick, Railway Station 11
  2. Take the bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Canon's Marsh, Anchor Road Falcon

$53

Drive  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Padstow to Bristol 156.4 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Birmingham, train  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Newquay (NQY) to Birmingham (BHX) NQY - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads

$111 - $384

Fly to London Gatwick, train  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Newquay (NQY) to London Gatwick (LGW) NQY - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to Bristol Temple Meads

$116 - $299

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Padstow to Bristol. However, there are services departing from Padstow, New Street and arriving at Canon's Marsh, Anchor Road via Bodmin Parkway Station and Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 2 min.

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The distance between Padstow and Bristol is 120 miles. The road distance is 156.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Padstow to Bristol without a car is to bus and train which takes 5 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to get from Padstow to Bristol, including transfers.

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Padstow to Bristol bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Newquay station.

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The quickest flight from Newquay Airport to Birmingham Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Padstow to Bristol is 156 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to drive from Padstow to Bristol.

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Flybe offers flights from Newquay Airport to Birmingham Airport.

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There are 922+ hotels available in Bristol. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Padstow to Bristol.
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  • Distance: 120.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 9 min

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

You can take a bus from Padstow to Bristol via Bodmin Parkway Station, Pennycomequick, Railway Station, and Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station in around 7 h 2 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Newquay to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Newquay to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bodmin Parkway to Taunton
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $110
Train from Taunton to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $45
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Train from Reading to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $80
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bodmin Parkway to Taunton
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$55 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $75
Train from Taunton to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Bus operators
Plymouth Citybus
Phone
01752 662271
Email
customer.services@plymouthbus.co.uk
Website
plymouthbus.co.uk
Bus from Padstow, New Street to Bodmin Parkway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
plymouthbus.co.uk
Bus from Bodmin Parkway Station to Pennycomequick, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
plymouthbus.co.uk
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Canon's Marsh, Anchor Road
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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 Newquay to Bristol Bus & Coach Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Website
nationalexpress.com

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The best way to get from Padstow to Newquay Airport is to bus which takes 51 min and costs .

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