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Coach Information between Bristol and Cambridge

distanceDistance126 miles (204 km)
durationAverage coach duration6 h 5 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£7 (€8)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Bristol to Cambridge cover the 126 miles (204 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 5 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £7, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £6. Travellers depart most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads and arrive in Cambridge, High Street / Gazeley Road.

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Coach to Cambridge from Bristol with National Express

You can travel by coach to Cambridge from Bristol with National Express for as low as £6. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

National Express

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach provider operating over 550 coaches per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates coach services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express coaches have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most coaches come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your coach between Bristol and Cambridge, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    National Express has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by coach from Bristol to Cambridge:

    • 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.

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    FAQs
    How much do cheap coaches from Bristol to Cambridge cost?
    Omio customers have found the cheapest coaches between Bristol and Cambridge to cost as little as £6  in the next 7 days.
    What is the cost of a coach ticket from Bristol to Cambridge on average?
    If you’re looking to buy tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Bristol to Cambridge coach prices are on average £7  one way.
    How far is it from Bristol to Cambridge by coach?
    The distance between Bristol and Cambridge by coach is approximately 126 miles (204 km).
    How long does it take from Bristol to Cambridge by coach?
    On average the coach from Bristol to Cambridge duration is 6 h 5 min  for the 126 miles (204 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
    When travelling by coach from Bristol to Cambridge, which coach station in Bristol do I depart from and which coach station in Cambridge do I arrive in?

    Some of the Bristol coach stations to Cambridge you can start your journey from include Bristol, City Centre, Bristol, Bus & Coach Station (Marlborough St) and Bristol, The Centre (c9). Similarly, some of the arrival coach stations in Cambridge include Cambridge, High Street / Gazeley Road, Cambridge, Railway Station (stop 9) and Cambridge, Fair Street / Maids Causeway.

    When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads   and arriving in Cambridge, High Street / Gazeley Road.

    Where is the coach station in Bristol? Where is the coach station in Cambridge?

    Passengers board the coach most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads, which is located around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Cambridge, High Street / Gazeley Road, located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre.

    Which coach companies can take me from Bristol to Cambridge?
    When taking a coach from Bristol to Cambridge, you can count on National Express for the best way to get you to Cambridge. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service from Bristol to Cambridge and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.
    How early should I purchase Bristol to Cambridge coach tickets to get the best deals?
    If you purchase Bristol to Cambridge coach tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £7. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for coaches between Bristol and Cambridge. Look out for coach tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.