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from Chester to Bristol

You can get from Chester to Bristol by train, bus or flight.

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Travel Information from Chester to Bristol

distanceDistance120 miles (193 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$9 - $122
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $9 (€7) • 5 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $122 (€102) • 3 h 31 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Arriva Trains Wales

Take a bus or train to travel 120 miles (193 km) from Chester to Bristol. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 31 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $9 (€7). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Arriva Trains Wales among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Chester to Bristol.

Travel Tips

Travel from Chester to Bristol
Travel to Bristol 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 Chester to Bristol.
What are the ways to get from Chester to Bristol?

You can travel between Chester and Bristol 2 different ways: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Chester to Bristol?

The cheapest way to travel from Chester to Bristol is by taking a bus with an average price of $9 (€7).

This is compared to other travel options to Bristol:

A bus is $113 (€94) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Chester to Bristol costing on average $122 (€102).

What is the quickest way from Chester to Bristol?

The fastest way to get to Bristol from Chester is by train with an average travel time of 3 h 31 min.

Other travel options to Bristol can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Bristol by bus can take on average 5 h 15 min.

How far is Bristol from Chester?

You should expect to travel around 120 miles (193 km) between Chester and Bristol.

How many services a day are there between Chester and Bristol?

The average frequency per day from Chester to Bristol is:

  • 7 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Bristol from Chester as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling to Bristol from Chester, where do I depart from Chester and where do I arrive in Bristol?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Chester to Bristol:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Chester, Gorse Stacks (Bus Interchange) and arrive in Bristol, City Centre.
  • Most travelers who book a train ticket from Chester to Bristol depart from Chester to Bristol Temple Meads.
Which travel operators can get me to Bristol from Chester?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Chester to Bristol, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can get you to Bristol by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Chester to Bristol for $9 (€7) on Omio.
  • Arriva Trains Wales can get you to Bristol by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Arriva Trains Wales from Chester to Bristol for $122 (€102) on Omio.
Where else should I travel to after my journey from Chester to Bristol ends?
Looking to extend your trip from Chester to Bristol? Many Omio customers who go from Chester to Bristol usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Cardiff or Birmingham. If you're looking to explore London, Cardiff or Birmingham from Bristol, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How early should I buy tickets to Bristol from Chester online for the best deals?

Before traveling from Chester to Bristol, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket costs $9 (€7) one way on average for this route.
  • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $122 (€102) one way.

But we recommend booking Chester to Bristol tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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