Bristol to Chester bus

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Cheap bus tickets from Bristol to Chester

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The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Bristol to Chester is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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04:20PMBristol, Marlborough Street6h15 10:35PMChester
1 transfer

Bus schedule from Bristol to Chester

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04:20PMBristol, Marlborough Street6h15 10:35PMChester
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Bus times from Bristol to Chester

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194 km

It's difficult to get from Bristol to Chester without transferring at least once.

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04:20PMBristol, Marlborough Street6h15 10:35PMChester
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Overview: Bus from Bristol to Chester

distanceDistance120 miles (193 km)
durationAverage bus duration5 h 5 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$26 (€22)
frequencyBus frequency2 a day
changesDirect busNo
carriersBus providersNational Express, Flixbus or Megabus UK

Buses from Bristol to Chester cover the 120 miles (193 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 5 min with our travel partners like National Express, Flixbus or Megabus UK. Normally, there are 2 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $26 (€22), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $13 (€11). Travelers depart most frequently from Bristol, City Centre and arrive in Chester, Gorse Stacks (Bus Interchange).

Bus providers: National Express and FlixBus from Bristol to Chester

You can travel by bus between Bristol and Chester with National Express and FlixBus for as low as $13 (€11). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

National Express

FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

Bus information from Bristol to Chester with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 5 min
  • FlixBus frequency: 1 a day

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 - Chester 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.

    Travel Tips: Bus to Chester from Bristol

    Travel Tips: Take the bus to Chester 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 Chester.
    Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus from Bristol to Chester for the next 7 days starting from $13 (€11)  one way.
    If you are looking to buy your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Bristol to Chester bus to cost on average $26 (€22)  one way.
    The distance to Chester from Bristol by bus is approximately 120 miles (193 km).
    On average the Bristol to Chester bus travel time is 5 h 5 min  for the 120 mile (193 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

    When taking a bus from Bristol, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Bristol, City Centre, Bristol, Bus & Coach Station (Marlborough St) and Bristol, Bond Street / St James Barton Roundabout. When you arrive in Chester, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Chester, Gorse Stacks (Bus Interchange), Chester and Chester, Railway Station.

    Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Bristol, City Centre   to Chester, Gorse Stacks (Bus Interchange).

    Passengers board their bus most frequently from Bristol, City Centre and travel around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city center to this bus station.

    Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Chester, Gorse Stacks (Bus Interchange) and need to travel approximately 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from the bus station to the city center in Chester.

    For the route from Bristol to Chester you can take a bus with National Express, Flixbus or Megabus UK. Be sure to check out all possible bus providers that offer services between Bristol and Chester on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    On average, there are 2 buses a day from Bristol to Chester. The bus times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The first Bristol to Chester bus departs at 8: 00 AM   and the last bus from Bristol to Chester leaves at 9: 10 AM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from Bristol to Chester on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
    If you buy the Bristol to Chester bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $26 (€22). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses to Chester from Bristol. Look out for bus tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.
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