The cheapest buses from Birmingham to Bristol

Showing times and prices for 19 Oct

Cheapest

£7

Average

£10

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Birmingham to Bristol will cost around £ 10 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 7.

2nd Cheapest
19:00Birmingham, Coach Station2h15 21:15Bristol, Marlborough Street
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£71One-way
07:45Birmingham2h00 09:45Bristol, City Centre
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£71One-way
07:45Birmingham1h45 09:30Bristol
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£71One-way
16:00Birmingham, Coach Station2h45 18:45Bristol, Marlborough Street
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£91One-way
18:00Birmingham, Coach Station2h15 20:15Bristol, Marlborough Street
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£91One-way

Timetable Birmingham to Bristol

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07:45Birmingham2h00 09:45Bristol, City Centre
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07:45Birmingham1h45 09:30Bristol
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08:00Birmingham, Coach Station2h05 10:05Bristol, Marlborough Street
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10:00Birmingham, Coach Station2h30 12:30Bristol, Marlborough Street
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11:00Birmingham, Coach Station2h00 13:00Bristol, Marlborough Street
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12:00Birmingham, Coach Station2h30 14:30Bristol, Marlborough Street
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12:10Birmingham2h00 14:10Bristol, City Centre
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14:00Birmingham, Coach Station2h00 16:00Bristol, Marlborough Street
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14:30Birmingham1h45 16:15Bristol
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14:30Birmingham2h00 16:30Bristol, City Centre
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15:00Birmingham, Coach Station2h15 17:15Bristol, Marlborough Street
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15:50Birmingham2h00 17:50Bristol, City Centre
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16:00Birmingham, Coach Station2h45 18:45Bristol, Marlborough Street
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17:50Birmingham2h00 19:50Bristol, City Centre
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17:50Birmingham1h45 19:35Bristol
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18:00Birmingham, Coach Station2h15 20:15Bristol, Marlborough Street
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19:00Birmingham, Coach Station2h15 21:15Bristol, Marlborough Street
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19:20Birmingham3h40 23:00Bristol, City Centre
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19:20Birmingham3h25 22:45Bristol
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21:20Birmingham, Coach Station2h15 23:35Bristol, Marlborough Street
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19 Oct
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20 Oct
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21 Oct
£27Cross Country
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22 Oct
£34Cross Country
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23 Oct
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£34Cross Country
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£27Cross Country
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28 Oct
£27Cross Country
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£34Cross Country
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£34Cross Country
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£34Cross Country
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£34Cross Country
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£27Cross Country
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3 Nov
£27Cross Country
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£27Cross Country
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5 Nov
£34Cross Country
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The fastest buses from Birmingham to Bristol

Showing times and prices for 19 Oct

Fastest Journey

1 h 45 m

Average

2 h 15 m

Buses per day

20

Distance

124 km

Of the 20 buses that leave Birmingham for Bristol every day 20 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 124 km distance in an average of 2 h 15 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 1 h 45 m .

The slowest buses will take 3 h 40 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
07:45Birmingham1h45 09:30Bristol
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£71One-way
Fastest
14:30Birmingham1h45 16:15Bristol
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£131One-way
Fastest
17:50Birmingham1h45 19:35Bristol
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£101One-way
07:45Birmingham2h00 09:45Bristol, City Centre
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£71One-way
17:50Birmingham2h00 19:50Bristol, City Centre
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£101One-way

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Coach Information from Birmingham to Bristol

distanceDistance76 miles (123 km)
durationAverage coach duration1 h 50 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£5 (€6)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express or Megabus

Coaches from Birmingham to Bristol cover the 76 miles (123 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 50 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £5, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £3. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Bristol, City Centre.

Coach companies

Travel with National Express between Birmingham and Bristol

Find the best coaches between Birmingham and Bristol with Omio's travel partners National Express from £3. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

National Express

National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Birmingham - Bristol coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

    These are National Express 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the coach between Birmingham and Bristol:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
    • Verification of ticket with valid ID
    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
      • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
      • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
      • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
      • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

    Coaches from Birmingham to Bristol

    Passengers wishing to travel to the West Country from Birmingham will find coach travel an excellent choice. A regular, direct service leaves the Midlands up to nine times a day, with departures spread across the day for ease. The 88-mile route can be completed in as little as one hour 50 minutes. Whenever passengers depart, they should find a coach to suit their needs.

    Which coach companies travel from Birmingham to Bristol?

    All coaches from Birmingham to Bristol are offered by National Express. The leading provider of coaches across the UK, National Express offer customers WiFi, power sockets to charge personal items such as smartphones and comfortable seating with ample leg room. All passengers are permitted to bring two pieces of 20 kg luggage.

    How long is the coach from Birmingham to Bristol?

    The shortest service from Birmingham to Bristol takes just one hour 50 minutes to complete the 88-mile journey, leaving at around 7:00 p.m. Travel time does vary slightly, taking traffic into consideration when travelling during peak times. The longest journey should take no more two hours 25 minutes.

    How many coaches are there from Birmingham to Bristol?

    Whenever passengers decide to travel, they should expect at least nine direct departures per day. Service regularity continues over the weekend, with an extra departure on a Friday. Coaches leave Birmingham from early in the morning, as early as 7:00 a.m., and continue until approximately 7:00 p.m., giving passengers a range of choice when picking their departure time.

    What are the departure and arrival stations for coaches from Birmingham to Bristol?

    Departure coach station: Passengers will depart from Birmingham Coach Station, located centrally. Both Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Moor Street are within easy walking distance of the coach station, making it accessible to all passengers. Station amenities include car parking, toilet facilities, charging points, ATMs and various shops and eateries.

    Arrival coach station: All services terminate at Bristol Coach Station on Marlborough Street, near St James' Park. Right next to the shopping quarter, the station is located in the centre of town, served by several local bus routes, which can also connect travellers to Bristol Temple Mead train station, approximately 2 miles away. Station facilities include payphones, newsagents, a coffee shop, dining options, toilet facilities and waiting rooms.

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    FAQs
    How much do cheap coach tickets from Birmingham to Bristol cost?
    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap coach to Bristol from Birmingham for as little as £3  in the next 7 days.
    How much does the coach from Birmingham to Bristol cost on average?
    If you’re looking to book your coach tickets in the next week, you can expect the Birmingham to Bristol coach price to come in at an average of £5  one way.
    What is the distance by coach from Birmingham to Bristol?
    The distance between Birmingham and Bristol by coach is approximately 76 miles (123 km).
    How long is the coach between Birmingham and Bristol?
    On average the Birmingham to Bristol coach time is 1 h 50 min  covering the 76 miles (123 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
    Which coach station in Birmingham goes to Bristol? Which coach station do I come into Bristol from Birmingham?

    When taking the coach from Birmingham to Bristol, you can choose to depart from coach stations like Birmingham, Coach Station, Birmingham, Station Street (Stop NS13) and Birmingham, Hill St / Railway Bridge. Your route can end in coach stations such as Bristol, City Centre, Bristol, Bus & Coach Station (Marlborough St) and Bristol, The Centre (c9).

    Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Birmingham New Street   and arrive in Bristol, City Centre.

    Where is the coach station in Birmingham to go to Bristol? Where is the coach station in Bristol located?

    Passengers board their coach most frequently from Birmingham New Street and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to this coach station.

    Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Bristol, City Centre and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the coach station to the city centre in Bristol.

    What coach companies offer a service to Bristol from Birmingham?
    For the trip from Birmingham to Bristol you can take a coach with National Express or Megabus. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services from Birmingham to Bristol on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    Can I purchase a direct coach from Birmingham to Bristol?
    Yes, there are direct coaches between Birmingham and Bristol, and you can find a direct coach for this trip with Flixbus, National Express or Megabus  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you buy your coach ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
    When can I take the first coach from Birmingham to Bristol? When can I take the last coach for the day?
    The earliest coach departing from Birmingham to Bristol leaves at 06: 45. The last coach departing from Birmingham to Bristol leaves at 19: 00. You can find the latest Birmingham to Bristol coach schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
    How early should I buy coach tickets to Bristol from Birmingham to score the best deals?
    You can find a coach to Bristol from Birmingham to cost on average £5 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying coach tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Birmingham to Bristol coach generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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