Cheap bus tickets from London to Bristol

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Cheapest

$8

Average

$23

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.

The average ticket from London to Bristol will cost around $ 23 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 8.

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10:00PMLondon2h55 12:55AMBristol, City Centre
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$81One-way
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10:00PMLondon3h10 01:10AMBristol
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$81One-way
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07:00AMLondon2h35 09:35AMBristol, Marlborough Street
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$121One-way
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11:30PMLondon2h20 01:50AMBristol, Marlborough Street
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$121One-way
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08:00AMLondon2h45 10:45AMBristol, Marlborough Street
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$121One-way

Bus schedule from London to Bristol

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12:30AMLondon2h20 02:50AMBristol, Marlborough Street
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07:00AMLondon2h35 09:35AMBristol, Marlborough Street
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08:00AMLondon3h25 11:25AMBristol
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08:00AMLondon2h45 10:45AMBristol, Marlborough Street
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08:00AMLondon3h00 11:00AMBristol, City Centre
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08:50AMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 32h10 11:00AMBristol, City Centre
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08:50AMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 32h35 11:25AMBristol
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09:00AMLondon2h45 11:45AMBristol, Marlborough Street
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09:30AMLondon2h45 12:15PMBristol, Marlborough Street
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10:00AMLondon2h55 12:55PMBristol, Marlborough Street
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10:00AMLondon3h00 01:00PMBristol, City Centre
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10:30AMLondon2h45 01:15PMBristol, Marlborough Street
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10:50AMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 32h10 01:00PMBristol, City Centre
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11:00AMLondon2h45 01:45PMBristol, Marlborough Street
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11:30AMLondon2h45 02:15PMBristol, Marlborough Street
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12:00PMLondon2h50 02:50PMBristol, Marlborough Street
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12:00PMLondon2h55 02:55PMBristol, City Centre
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12:45PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 32h10 02:55PMBristol, City Centre
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01:00PMLondon2h50 03:50PMBristol, Marlborough Street
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01:00PMLondon3h05 04:05PMBristol, City Centre
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01:00PMLondon3h20 04:20PMBristol
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01:30PMLondon2h45 04:15PMBristol, Marlborough Street
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01:45PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 32h20 04:05PMBristol, City Centre
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01:45PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 32h35 04:20PMBristol
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02:00PMLondon2h50 04:50PMBristol, Marlborough Street
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02:00PMLondon2h50 04:50PMBristol, City Centre
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02:30PMLondon2h45 05:15PMBristol, Marlborough Street
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02:40PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 32h10 04:50PMBristol, City Centre
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03:00PMLondon2h50 05:50PMBristol, City Centre
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03:00PMLondon2h45 05:45PMBristol, Marlborough Street
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03:30PMLondon2h45 06:15PMBristol, Marlborough Street
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03:40PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 32h10 05:50PMBristol, City Centre
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04:00PMLondon3h25 07:25PMBristol
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04:00PMLondon3h00 07:00PMBristol, City Centre
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04:00PMLondon2h55 06:55PMBristol, Marlborough Street
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04:50PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 32h10 07:00PMBristol, City Centre
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04:50PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 32h35 07:25PMBristol
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05:00PMLondon2h45 07:45PMBristol, Marlborough Street
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05:00PMLondon3h10 08:10PMBristol, City Centre
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05:30PMLondon2h55 08:25PMBristol, Marlborough Street
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06:00PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 32h10 08:10PMBristol, City Centre
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06:00PMLondon3h20 09:20PMBristol
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06:00PMLondon2h50 08:50PMBristol, Marlborough Street
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06:00PMLondon3h00 09:00PMBristol, City Centre
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06:30PMLondon2h45 09:15PMBristol, Marlborough Street
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06:50PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 32h10 09:00PMBristol, City Centre
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06:50PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 32h30 09:20PMBristol
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07:00PMLondon2h55 09:55PMBristol, City Centre
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07:30PMLondon3h20 10:50PMBristol, Marlborough Street
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07:30PMLondon2h50 10:20PMBristol, Marlborough Street
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07:45PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 32h10 09:55PMBristol, City Centre
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08:00PMLondon2h45 10:45PMBristol, Marlborough Street
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08:00PMLondon2h55 10:55PMBristol, City Centre
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08:00PMLondon3h10 11:10PMBristol
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08:30PMLondon2h45 11:15PMBristol, Marlborough Street
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08:45PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 32h10 10:55PMBristol, City Centre
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08:45PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 32h25 11:10PMBristol
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09:30PMLondon2h35 12:05AMBristol, Marlborough Street
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10:00PMLondon2h55 12:55AMBristol, City Centre
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10:00PMLondon2h25 12:25AMBristol, Marlborough Street
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10:00PMLondon3h10 01:10AMBristol
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10:00PMLondon3h10 01:10AMBristol, Marlborough Street
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10:30PMLondon2h20 12:50AMBristol, Marlborough Street
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10:45PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 32h25 01:10AMBristol
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10:45PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 32h10 12:55AMBristol, City Centre
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11:30PMLondon2h20 01:50AMBristol, Marlborough Street
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Jan 30
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$7Megabus
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$56South Western Railway
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$4Flixbus
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$4Flixbus
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$4Flixbus
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$4Flixbus
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$56South Western Railway
$4Flixbus
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$56South Western Railway
$5Flixbus
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$31Great Western Railway
$6Flixbus
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$31Great Western Railway
$6Megabus
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Feb 14
$56South Western Railway
$6Megabus
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Feb 15
$70Great Western Railway
$6Megabus
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Feb 16
$56South Western Railway
$5Flixbus
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$56South Western Railway
$5Flixbus
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Feb 18
$56South Western Railway
$5Flixbus

Bus times from London to Bristol

Showing times and prices for Jan 30

Fastest Journey

2 h 10 m

Average

2 h 42 m

Buses per day

66

Distance

171 km

Of the 66 buses that leave London for Bristol every day 66 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 171 km distance in an average of 2 h 42 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 2 h 10 m .

The slowest buses will take 3 h 25 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
08:50AMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 32h10 11:00AMBristol, City Centre
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$251One-way
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10:50AMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 32h10 01:00PMBristol, City Centre
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$301One-way
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07:45PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 32h10 09:55PMBristol, City Centre
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$301One-way
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06:00PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 32h10 08:10PMBristol, City Centre
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$331One-way
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03:40PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 32h10 05:50PMBristol, City Centre
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$351One-way

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Overview: Bus from London to Bristol

distanceDistance106 miles (171 km)
durationAverage bus duration2 h 45 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$5 (€4)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersNational Express, Megabus, Flixbus or Infobus

Buses from London to Bristol cover the 106 miles (171 km) long route taking on average 2 h 45 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus, Flixbus or Infobus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $4 (€3), but the average price of bus tickets is $5 (€4). Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Bristol, City Centre.

Bus companies: FlixBus and National Express from London to Bristol

For as little as $4 (€3) you can travel by bus to Bristol from London with FlixBus and National Express. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

FlixBus
National Express

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.

  • Average Price: $4

FlixBus has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by bus between London and Bristol:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Buses from London to Bristol

There have been coach services from the capital to the  West Country port of Bristol for centuries, although the advent of motor transport and a motorway has made travel from London a little speedier. Bristol is a major university city so there is a ready market for an economical alternative to the train and there are frequent direct buses from London Victoria Coach Station to Bristol seven days a week. Journey times are mostly just over two hours and 30 minutes, with departures available from early morning to late at night.

Which bus companies travel from London to Bristol?

The UK's national bus operator, National Express, runs daily direct London to Bristol bus services from Victoria Coach Station. With a frequent direct bus timetable on this route, indirect connections are not a requirement for London to Bristol bus connections.

How long is the bus from London to Bristol?

The fastest connections on the 118 mile route west from London to Bristol are the National Express late evening departures, reaching Bristol in two hours and twenty minutes. Depending on traffic conditions and departure times from London, other direct National Express services take from five minutes to an hour longer to reach Bristol.

How many buses are there from London to Bristol?

The National Express daily timetable begins with a departure from London Victoria Coach Station at 7:30 a.m. and continues with buses to Bristol every hour in the morning, then every half hour in the afternoon and evening, until the final departure to Bristol Marlborough Street leaves London just before midnight.

What are the departure and arrival stations for buses from London to Bristol?

Departure Bus Station: London Victoria Coach Station is located south-west of central London, with frequent city bus routes stopping on Elizabeth Street and Buckingham Palace Road and Underground services on three lines available at the nearby station. The station concourse has baggage storage facilities, coffee shops, a bakery, ATMs, a news vendor and taxi stands.

Arrival Bus Station: Bristol Marlborough Street Coach Station is located just north of Bristol city center, with public transport connections on local bus routes, stopping next to the station and nearby on Haymarket. Facilities on the station concourse include a coffee shop, bakery,  news vendor, restrooms and taxi stands.

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FAQs

What is the price of the cheapest bus from London to Bristol?

Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus from London to Bristol for the next 7 days starting from $4 (€3)  one way.

How much is a bus ticket to Bristol from London?

The London to Bristol bus ticket price is on average $5 (€4)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.

How far is it from London to Bristol by bus?

The London to Bristol bus distance is approximately 106 miles (171 km).

How long is the bus from London to Bristol?

The bus time between London and Bristol is on average 2 h 45 min  for the 106 miles (171 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from London to Bristol by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Which bus station from London to Bristol do I depart from? Which Bristol bus station from London do I arrive in?

Omio customers book a bus from London Victoria   to Bristol, City Centre   most frequently for this route.

Where is the bus station in London? Where is the bus station in Bristol?

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this route, called London Victoria, is located 1.2 miles (2 km) from the city center of London.

The most popular arrival bus station, Bristol, City Centre, is located 0.5 miles (765 m) away from the city center of Bristol.

Which bus providers can get me from London to Bristol?

Take the London to Bristol bus with National Express, Megabus, Flixbus or Infobus. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus providers for the route from London to Bristol as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Are there any direct buses from London to Bristol?

If you’re looking for a direct bus, consider traveling with Flixbus or Megabus. Nonstop bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your bus tickets.

When does the first bus depart from London to Bristol? When does the last bus depart from London to Bristol?

You can take the first bus from London to Bristol at 10: 30 AM. The last bus from London to Bristol that you can take departs at 9: 00 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from London to Bristol schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.

How far in advance should I purchase a bus ticket from London to Bristol to get the best deals?

The price of a one way bus ticket from London to Bristol is on average $5 (€4) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for buses from all possible bus providers offering this route. In general, you can find bus tickets between London and Bristol available a few months in advance.