The cheapest buses from Nottingham to Bristol

Showing times and prices for 22 Oct

Cheapest

£16

Average

£25

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 Nottingham to Bristol will cost around £ 25 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 16.

Cheapest
14:35Ratcliffe-on-Soar, East Midlands Parkway3h15 17:50Bristol, City Centre
0 changes
£161One-way
Cheapest
11:15Ratcliffe-on-Soar, East Midlands Parkway3h15 14:30Bristol, City Centre
0 changes
£161One-way
2nd Cheapest
07:55Nottingham3h40 11:35Bristol, City Centre
0 changes
£181One-way
18:25Nottingham4h50 23:15Bristol
0 changes
£201One-way
18:25Nottingham5h05 23:30Bristol, City Centre
0 changes
£201One-way

Timetable Nottingham to Bristol

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04:40Nottingham, Coach Station5h25 10:05Bristol, Marlborough Street
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07:55Nottingham3h40 11:35Bristol, City Centre
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08:55Nottingham, Coach Station5h05 14:00Bristol, Marlborough Street
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11:15Ratcliffe-on-Soar, East Midlands Parkway3h15 14:30Bristol, City Centre
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12:30Nottingham, Coach Station4h55 17:25Bristol, Marlborough Street
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14:35Ratcliffe-on-Soar, East Midlands Parkway3h15 17:50Bristol, City Centre
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14:55Nottingham, Coach Station5h20 20:15Bristol, Marlborough Street
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16:30Nottingham, Coach Station4h45 21:15Bristol, Marlborough Street
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18:25Nottingham4h50 23:15Bristol
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18:25Nottingham5h05 23:30Bristol, City Centre
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18:45Nottingham, Coach Station4h50 23:35Bristol, Marlborough Street
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22 Oct
£48Cross Country
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Sat
23 Oct
£95Cross Country
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24 Oct
£48Cross Country
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Mon
25 Oct
£48Cross Country
£14Megabus
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26 Oct
£38Cross Country
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27 Oct
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28 Oct
£38Cross Country
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29 Oct
£48Cross Country
£11Flixbus
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30 Oct
£48Cross Country
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31 Oct
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1 Nov
£48Cross Country
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2 Nov
£37Cross Country
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3 Nov
£38Cross Country
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4 Nov
£38Cross Country
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5 Nov
£48Cross Country
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6 Nov
£48Cross Country
£8Flixbus
Wed
10 Nov
£38Cross Country
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The fastest buses from Nottingham to Bristol

Showing times and prices for 22 Oct

Fastest Journey

3 h 15 m

Average

4 h 35 m

Buses per day

11

Distance

194 km

Of the 11 buses that leave Nottingham for Bristol every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 194 km distance in an average of 4 h 35 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 15 m .

The slowest buses will take 5 h 25 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
14:35Ratcliffe-on-Soar, East Midlands Parkway3h15 17:50Bristol, City Centre
0 changes
£161One-way
Fastest
11:15Ratcliffe-on-Soar, East Midlands Parkway3h15 14:30Bristol, City Centre
0 changes
£161One-way
2nd Fastest
07:55Nottingham3h40 11:35Bristol, City Centre
0 changes
£181One-way
16:30Nottingham, Coach Station4h45 21:15Bristol, Marlborough Street
1 changes
£281One-way
18:25Nottingham4h50 23:15Bristol
0 changes
£201One-way

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Coach Information to Bristol from Nottingham

distanceDistance120 miles (193 km)
durationAverage coach duration3 h 10 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£13 (€15)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express or Megabus

Coaches from Nottingham to Bristol cover the 120 miles (193 km) long route taking on average 3 h 10 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £13, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £10. Travellers depart most frequently from Nottingham and arrive in Bristol, City Centre.

Coach companies

National Express Nottingham – Bristol

Buy your official National Express coach tickets from Nottingham to Bristol from £10 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient 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 Nottingham - 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.

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

    Buses from Nottingham to Bristol

    There are direct and indirect buses from Nottingham to Bristol, operated by National Express. There are two direct daily services, leaving in early morning and early afternoon. Indirect options include a very early morning departure, two more morning buses and the final connection leaving in mid afternoon. These journeys require a change at Birmingham Coach Station. The fastest journey time is just over four hours, for the mid morning indirect service. Buses from Nottingham to Bristol depart from Nottingham Coach Station, located on the southern edge of the town centre, and arrive at Bristol Coach Station, on the north side of the city centre.

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    FAQs
    How much do cheap coach tickets from Nottingham to Bristol cost?
    You can find a cheap coach from Nottingham to Bristol for some dates and times for as low as £10  one way in the next 7 days.
    How much does the coach from Nottingham to Bristol cost on average?
    The Nottingham to Bristol coach ticket price is on average £13  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.
    What is the distance by coach from Nottingham to Bristol?
    When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Bristol from Nottingham via coach to be approximately 120 miles (193 km).
    What is the average Nottingham to Bristol coach duration?
    On average the Nottingham to Bristol coach time is 3 h 10 min  covering the 120 miles (193 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
    When travelling by coach from Nottingham to Bristol, which coach station in Nottingham do I depart from and which coach station in Bristol do I arrive in?

    When taking a coach from Nottingham, you have a couple of coach stations you can depart from including Nottingham, Bulwell Bus Station (Stop BU07), Nottingham, Friar Lane (Stop F4) and Nottingham, London Road (Jurys Inn Nottingham Hotel). When you arrive in Bristol, your coach can arrive in coach stations including Bristol, City Centre, Bristol, Bus & Coach Station (Marlborough St) and Bristol, The Centre (c9).

    Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from Nottingham   to Bristol, City Centre.

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

    Passengers board their coach most frequently from Nottingham 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.

    Which coach companies can take me to Bristol from Nottingham?
    Take the Nottingham to Bristol coach with National Express or Megabus. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the journey to Bristol from Nottingham as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    Is there a direct coach between Nottingham and Bristol?
    If you’re looking for a direct coach from Nottingham to Bristol, consider travelling with Megabus. Non-stop coach services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your coach tickets.
    When can I take the first coach from Nottingham to Bristol? When can I take the last coach for the day?
    The first Nottingham to Bristol coach departs at 06: 15   and the last coach from Nottingham to Bristol leaves at 14: 35. Check out the most up-to-date Nottingham to Bristol coach times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
    When should I buy Nottingham Bristol coach tickets to score the best deals?
    You can find a coach between Nottingham and Bristol to cost on average £13 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 trip. You’ll see tickets for the Nottingham to Bristol coach generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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