How to get from Bristol to Poole

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Travel Information to Poole from Bristol

distanceDistance57 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£21 - £40
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £21 • 6 h
fastestFastest modeTrain • £40 • 2 h 51 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Great Western Railway

Travel 57 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train from Bristol to Poole. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 51 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £21. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express or Great Western Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Bristol to Poole.

Travel Tips: Travel from Bristol to Poole

Travel to Poole easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bristol to Poole.

You can travel from Bristol to Poole 4 different ways: coach, flight, ferry or train.

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Bristol to Poole. Tickets for a coach cost on average £21.

This is compared to other travel options to Poole:

A coach journey is usually £19 less than a journey to Poole by train, which costs on average £40 for the same trip.

The quickest way to travel from Bristol to Poole is by train, which takes on average 2 h 51 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by coach can take 6 h   on average.

The distance between Bristol and Poole is around 57 miles.

The average frequency per day from Bristol to Poole is:

  • 1 coach a day.
  • Around 23 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Poole from Bristol as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Bristol to Poole:

  • Coaches mostly leave from Bristol, City Centre and tend to arrive in Poole, Cromer Road.
  • Trains mostly depart from Bristol Temple Meads and arrive in Poole.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Bristol to Poole, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • National Express can get you to Poole by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with National Express from Bristol to Poole for £21 on Omio.
  • Great Western Railway can take you to Poole by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Great Western Railway from Bristol to Poole for £40.
Your journey from Bristol to Poole doesn't have to end in Poole. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Southampton or Manchester. If you’d like to add London, Southampton or Manchester to your Bristol to Poole trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Poole today!

When planning your trip from Bristol to Poole, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost on average £21 one way.
  • Train tickets cost £40 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Bristol and Poole online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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