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from Bristol to Lancaster

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Travel Information to Lancaster from Bristol

distanceDistance180 miles (290 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$72 - $86
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $72 (€61) • 7 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $86 (€72) • 3 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Avanti West Coast

Travel 180 miles (290 km) by bus or train to Lancaster from Bristol. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $72 (€61). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or Avanti West Coast among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Bristol to Lancaster.

Travel Tips: Travel from Bristol to Lancaster

Travel to Lancaster 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 Lancaster.

How do I get from Bristol to Lancaster?

There are 2 ways to get from Bristol to Lancaster: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Bristol to Lancaster?

The cheapest way to go to Lancaster from Bristol is by taking a bus, which costs on average $72 (€61).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Lancaster:

Taking a bus is usually $14 (€11) less than taking a train to Lancaster, which costs on average $86 (€72) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way from Bristol to Lancaster?

The quickest way to travel to Lancaster from Bristol is by train, which takes on average 3 h 35 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Lancaster by bus can take on average 7 h 15 min.

How far is it from Bristol to Lancaster?

The Bristol to Lancaster distance is around 180 miles (290 km).

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Bristol to Lancaster?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Bristol to Lancaster:

  • Buses mostly leave from Bristol, City Centre and tend to arrive in Lancaster, Damside Street.
  • Trains from Bristol to Lancaster most often leave from Bristol Temple Meads and arrive in Lancaster.

Which travel companies can take me from Bristol to Lancaster?

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

  • You can take a bus from Bristol to Lancaster with National Express. Cheap tickets can be found for $72 (€61) with National Express from Bristol to Lancaster.
  • You can travel by train from Bristol to Lancaster with Avanti West Coast, and you can find Avanti West Coast Bristol to Lancaster tickets for $86 (€72) on Omio.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Bristol to Lancaster?

Looking to extend your trip from Bristol to Lancaster? Many Omio customers who go from Bristol to Lancaster usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Liverpool. If you're looking to explore London, Manchester or Liverpool from Lancaster, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

When should I book a ticket from Bristol to Lancaster online to score the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets cost on average $72 (€61) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $86 (€72) one way.

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

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