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There are 5 ways to get from Paignton to Bristol Airport (BRS) by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  3h 5m

  1. Take the train from Newton Abbot to Bristol Temple Meads

£40 - £245

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  3h 50m

  1. Take the train from Paignton to Exeter Central
  2. Take the bus from Sowton, Miller & Carter to Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal Falcon

£29 - £45

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Paignton to PLYMOUTH Coach Station, Armada Way National Express
  2. Take the bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal Falcon

£30 - £31

Drive  •  1h 38m

  1. Drive from Paignton to Bristol Airport (BRS) 88.9 miles

£15 - £22

Towncar  •  1h 38m

  1. Take a town car from Paignton to Bristol Airport 88.9 miles

£150 - £220

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The cheapest way to get from Paignton to Bristol Airport (BRS) is to drive which costs £15 - £22 and takes 1h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Paignton to Bristol Airport (BRS) is to drive which costs £15 - £22 and takes 1h 38m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paignton to Bristol Airport (BRS). However, there are services departing from Paignton and arriving at Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal via Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 10m.

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The distance between Paignton and Bristol Airport (BRS) is 76 miles. The road distance is 88.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Paignton to Bristol Airport (BRS) without a car is to train which takes 3h 5m and costs £40 - £250.

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It takes approximately 3h 5m to get from Paignton to Bristol Airport (BRS), including transfers.

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Paignton to Bristol Airport (BRS) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Paignton station.

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The best way to get from Paignton to Bristol Airport (BRS) is to train which takes 3h 5m and costs £40 - £250. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £29 - £31 and takes 4h 10m.

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Paignton to Bristol Airport (BRS) bus services, operated by Stagecoach South West, arrive at Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paignton to Bristol Airport (BRS) is 89 miles. It takes approximately 1h 38m to drive from Paignton to Bristol Airport (BRS).

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  • Distance: 76 miles
  • Duration: 3h 5m

What companies run services between Paignton, England and Bristol Airport (BRS), England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Newton Abbot to Bristol Temple Meads hourly. Tickets cost £50 - £160 and the journey takes 1h 23m. Great Western Railway also services this route 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paignton to Bristol Airport (BRS) via Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station in around 4h 10m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Newton Abbot to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£35 - £80
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£35 - £45
Anytime Day 1st Class
£60 - £80
Train from Paignton to Exeter Central
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £28
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£12 - £15
Anytime Day 1st Class
£21 - £28
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sowton, Miller & Carter to Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16
Website
Stagecoach South West
Bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£25
Website
Stagecoach South West
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 Paignton to PLYMOUTH Coach Station, Armada Way
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
National Express
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Paignton to Bristol Airport
Estimated price
£150 - £220

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