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.
This is the last bus of the day.
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1 h 45 m
2 h 13 m
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Of the 24 buses that leave Bristol for Birmingham every day 24 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||76 miles (123 km)|
|Average bus duration||1 h 45 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$8 (€7)|
|Bus companies||National Express, Megabus, Infobus or Flixbus|
Buses from Bristol to Birmingham cover the 76 miles (123 km) long route taking on average 1 h 45 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus, Infobus or Flixbus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $6 (€5), but the average price of bus tickets is $8 (€7). Travelers depart most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads and arrive in Birmingham, Coach Station.
Buy your official National Express and FlixBus bus tickets from Bristol to Birmingham from $6 (€5) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable trip.
National Express is the leading bus company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 buses 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 traveler in mind. All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most buses 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 Bristol - Birmingham bus: 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.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
Some of the Bristol bus stations to Birmingham you can start your journey from include Bristol, City Centre, Bristol, Bus & Coach Station (Marlborough St) and Bristol, Bond Street / St James Barton Roundabout. Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Birmingham include Birmingham, Coach Station, Birmingham, Hill St / Railway Bridge and Birmingham, Station Street (Stop NS13).
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads and arriving in Birmingham, Coach Station.
Passengers board their bus most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads and travel around 1.9 miles (3 km) from the city center to this bus station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Birmingham, Coach Station and need to travel approximately 2.1 miles (3.4 km) from the bus station to the city center in Birmingham.
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