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from Bristol to Stoke-on-Trent

You can get from Bristol to Stoke-on-Trent by train, bus or flight.

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19 May
£37Cross Country
£24National Express
20 May
£47Cross Country
21 May
£23Transport for Wales
22 May
£23Transport for Wales
23 May
£45Cross Country
24 May
£36Cross Country
25 May
£37Cross Country
£21National Express

Travel Information between Bristol and Stoke-on-Trent

distanceDistance108 miles (174 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£16 - £38
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £16 • 5 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £38 • 2 h 38 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Cross Country

Take a coach or train to travel 108 miles (174 km) from Bristol to Stoke-on-Trent. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 38 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £16. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express or Cross Country among others. Travellers can even take a direct train from Bristol to Stoke-on-Trent.

Travel Tips: Travel from Bristol to Stoke-on-Trent

Travel to Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent.

What are my Bristol to Stoke-on-Trent travel options?

There are 2 travel options from Bristol to Stoke-on-Trent: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Bristol to Stoke-on-Trent?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Bristol to Stoke-on-Trent, which costs on average £16.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Stoke-on-Trent:

A coach is about £22 less than a train, which costs on average £38 for this route.

What is the fastest way to Stoke-on-Trent from Bristol?

The fastest way from Bristol to Stoke-on-Trent is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 38 min.

Other travel options to Stoke-on-Trent from Bristol can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Stoke-on-Trent by coach can take on average 5 h 50 min.

How many miles are between Bristol and Stoke-on-Trent

You should expect to travel around 108 miles (174 km) from Bristol to Stoke-on-Trent.

How many services a day are there from Bristol to Stoke-on-Trent?

The average frequency per day from Bristol to Stoke-on-Trent is:

  • 12 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Stoke-on-Trent from Bristol as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Bristol to Stoke-on-Trent?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Bristol to Stoke-on-Trent:

  • Coaches mostly depart from Bristol, City Centre and arrive in Stoke-on-Trent, Keele services.
  • Trains most often depart from Bristol at Bristol Temple Meads and arrive in Stoke-on-Trent at Stoke-on-Trent.

Which travel companies can get me from Bristol to Stoke-on-Trent?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Bristol to Stoke-on-Trent:

  • You can travel by coach to Stoke-on-Trent from Bristol with National Express, and you can find National Express Bristol to Stoke-on-Trent tickets for £16 on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Bristol to Stoke-on-Trent with Cross Country. Cheap tickets can be found for £38 with Cross Country from Bristol to Stoke-on-Trent.

Can I find a direct route between Bristol and Stoke-on-Trent?

Yes, there are direct services available between Bristol and Stoke-on-Trent with the following travel operators:

  • You can travel directly by train with with 12 direct trains per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Stoke-on-Trent as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Bristol to Stoke-on-Trent.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Bristol to Stoke-on-Trent?

Looking to extend your trip from Bristol to Stoke-on-Trent? Many Omio customers who go from Bristol to Stoke-on-Trent usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Birmingham. If you're looking to explore London, Manchester or Birmingham from Stoke-on-Trent, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

How far in advance should I buy tickets to Stoke-on-Trent from Bristol online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from Bristol to Stoke-on-Trent, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this route is on average £16 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket for this route is £38 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Bristol to Stoke-on-Trent tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.