How to get from Chester to Bristol

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Travel Information to Bristol from Chester

distanceDistance120 miles (193 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£25 - £52
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £25 • 5 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £52 • 3 h 26 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Transport for Wales

Travel 120 miles (193 km) by coach or train between Chester and Bristol. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 26 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £25. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are National Express or Transport for Wales among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Chester to Bristol.

Travel Tips: Travel from Chester to Bristol

Travel to Bristol 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 Chester to Bristol.

There are 2 ways that you can travel from Chester to Bristol. You can take a coach or train.

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Chester to Bristol, which costs on average £25.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Bristol:

A coach is £26 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Chester to Bristol costing on average £52.

The fastest way to get to Bristol from Chester is by train with an average travel time of 3 h 26 min.

There are alternative travel options to Bristol that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 5 h 15 min   on average.

The distance from Chester to Bristol is approximately 120 miles (193 km).

The average frequency per day from Chester to Bristol is:

  • 7 trains a day.

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

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

  • Coaches from Chester to Bristol most often leave from Chester, Gorse Stacks (Bus Interchange) and arrive in Bristol, City Centre.
  • Trains most often depart from Chester at Chester and arrive in Bristol at Bristol Temple Meads.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Chester to Bristol:

  • You can take a coach from Chester to Bristol with National Express. Cheap tickets can be found for £25 with National Express from Chester to Bristol.
  • You can go to Bristol from Chester by train with Transport for Wales. You'll see cheap train tickets for £52 with Transport for Wales from Chester to Bristol on Omio.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Chester to Bristol often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like London, Cardiff or Birmingham. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Chester and Bristol itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Bristol and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Coach tickets cost on average £25 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing £52 one way on average.

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

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