Ipswich to Bristol bus

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Cheap bus tickets and times from Ipswich to Bristol

Showing times and prices for Jun 22


Fastest Journey

5 h 25 m


6 h 25 m

Buses per day



267 km

Cheap bus tickets from Ipswich to Bristol start from $63 with an average ticket price of $63.

The fastest bus from Ipswich to Bristol takes 5h 25m in comparison to an average duration of 6h 25m and covers a distance of 267 km.

4 buses leave Ipswich for Bristol every day with It's difficult to get from Ipswich to Bristol without transferring at least once. travelling directly.

National Express
1 transfer
National Express
1 transfer
National Express
1 transfer
National Express
1 transfer

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Overview: Bus from Ipswich to Bristol

distanceDistance165 miles (266 km)
durationAverage bus duration6 h 35 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$36 (€32)
frequencyBus frequency3 a day
changesDirect busNo
carriersBus companiesNational Express

Buses from Ipswich to Bristol cover the 165 miles (266 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 35 min with our travel partners like National Express. Normally, there are 3 buses operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $36 (€32), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $20 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Ipswich, Quadling Street (Cardinal Park Cinema) and arrive in Bristol, Airport Bus Station.

Bus companies: National Express from Ipswich to Bristol

Buy your official National Express bus tickets from Ipswich to Bristol from $20 (€18) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular trip.

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company operating over 550 buses per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates bus services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express buses have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most buses come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your bus from Ipswich to Bristol, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

National Express from Ipswich to Bristol bus information:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 35 min
  • Cheapest Price: $20
  • National Express frequency: 3 a day

FAQs: Bus from Ipswich to Bristol

FAQs: Take the bus from Ipswich to Bristol with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Ipswich to Bristol.
Cheap bus tickets from Ipswich to Bristol can start from as little as $20 (€18) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Ipswich to Bristol is $36 (€32); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Ipswich to Bristol bus time is 6 h 35 min   covering the 165 mile (266 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Ipswich to Bristol leaves at 7: 00 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Ipswich to Bristol leaves at 5: 45 PM.
There are 3 buses a day from Ipswich to Bristol which require at least one change with National Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer buses.
Take the Ipswich to Bristol bus with National Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus companies for the trip from Ipswich to Bristol as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from Ipswich, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Ipswich, Quadling Street (Cardinal Park Cinema), Ipswich, Copdock Interchange (Tesco) and Ipswich, Tower Ramparts. When arriving in Bristol, you can end your route in bus stations like Bristol, Airport Bus Station, Bristol, Airport and Bristol, Station Approach (Temple Meads - Stop T1).

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Ipswich, Quadling Street (Cardinal Park Cinema), which is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at Bristol, Airport Bus Station, located 8.9 miles (14.4 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a bus from Ipswich to Bristol is May.
You have options as you can travel between Ipswich and Bristol 2 different ways: bus or train.

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