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Getting There - Bristol


how to get to bristol

Bristol is located in the south-west of England and is reachable by road, rail and air


There are three Bristol bus and coach stations located around the city. The main Bristol Coach Station is situated at Marlborough Street, near the Broadmead shopping area. Travelling by coach to Bristol for your party weekend couldn't be easier with coaches regularly travelling to Bristol from many UK towns and cities.


To get to Bristol by car the two main motorways you will need to take are the M4 via Swindon or Cardiff and the M5 via the Midlands or Cornwall

See the approximate distance and length of car journey below

Distance Time
89 Miles
1 Hour & 30 Minutes
Manchester 165 Miles
2 Hours & 55 Minutes
London 188 Miles
2 Hours
Leeds 210 Miles
3 Hours & 30 Minutes
Newcastle 296 Miles
4 Hour & 55 Minutes
Glasgow 370 Miles
6 Hours
Cardiff 44 Miles
48 Minutes


Bristol train station is located in the city centre.

See the approximate length of train journey below

Birmingham 1 Hour & 30 Minutes
Manchester 3 Hours
London 2 Hours & 15 Minutes
Leeds 3 Hours & 40 Minutes
Newcastle 5 Hours & 30 Minutes
Glasgow 6 Hours
Cardiff 1 Hour & 30 Minutes



If you're travelling to Bristol by air you will need to fly to Bristol International Airport (BRS)

Tip for travelling

Groups of 3 or more people travelling together are often eligible for group travel discounts when travelling by train or coach. Please check with your provider prior to booking your tickets separately.

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