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from Poole to Bristol

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Travel Information between Poole and Bristol

distanceDistance57 miles (92 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£11 - £38
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £11 • 6 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £38 • 3 h 22 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Great Western Railway

Take a coach or train to travel 57 miles (92 km) between Poole and Bristol. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 22 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £11. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express or Great Western Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Poole to Bristol.

Travel Tips: Travel from Poole 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 Poole to Bristol.

How do you get from Poole to Bristol?

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

What is the cheapest way to get from Poole to Bristol?

The cheapest way from Poole to Bristol is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £11 compared to other travel options to Bristol:

A coach journey is usually £28 less than a journey to Bristol by train, which costs on average £38 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get from Poole to Bristol?

The fastest way to get to Bristol from Poole is by train with an average travel time of 3 h 22 min.

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

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 6 h 50 min   of travel time.

How far is it from Poole to Bristol?

Bristol is approximately 57 miles (92 km) away from Poole.

How many services a day are there from Poole to Bristol?

The average frequency per day from Poole to Bristol is:

  • 16 trains a day.

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

When going from Poole to Bristol, where do I depart from Poole and where do I arrive in Bristol?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Poole to Bristol:

  • Most travellers who book a coach ticket from Poole to Bristol depart from Poole, Ashley Road / Uppleby Road to Bristol, City Centre.
  • Most travellers take a train from Poole to Bristol Temple Meads.

Which travel operators can get me from Poole to Bristol?

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

  • You can travel by coach between Poole and Bristol with National Express, and you can find National Express Poole to Bristol tickets for £11 on Omio.
  • You can go to Bristol from Poole by train with Great Western Railway. You'll see cheap train tickets for £38 with Great Western Railway from Poole to Bristol on Omio.

Is there a direct service from Poole to Bristol?

Yes, there are direct routes from Poole to Bristol with the following travel companies:

  • You can find direct coaches per day to take to Bristol with.
  • You can check for a direct train to Bristol with with 16 direct trains per day.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Bristol tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase tickets for this route.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Poole to Bristol?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Poole 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 Poole and Bristol itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Bristol and any of these top destinations today!

How early should I purchase tickets to Bristol from Poole online for the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets cost £11 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing £38 one way on average.

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

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