How to travel from Salisbury to Bristol

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Travel Information between Salisbury and Bristol

distanceDistance43 miles (70 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$15 - $38
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $15 (€13) • 1 h 8 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $15 (€13) • 1 h 8 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Great Western Rail

Take a train or bus to travel 43 miles (70 km) from Salisbury to Bristol. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are National Express or Great Western Rail among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Salisbury to Bristol.

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from Salisbury to Bristol

How to get from Salisbury to Bristol by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

The best way to travel from Salisbury to Bristol is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Great Western Railway
Salisbury station (SAL)
12:52PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
Salisbury station (SAL)
12:52PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
Salisbury station (SAL)
02:50PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
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Great Western Railway
Salisbury station (SAL)
10:28AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
Salisbury station (SAL)
01:56PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
Salisbury station (SAL)
03:52PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers

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All travel companies: Train and Bus from Salisbury to Bristol

National Express and South Western Railway will get you from Salisbury to Bristol at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best travel times, prices and tickets for your trip.

South Western Railway is a train operating company in the United Kingdom, providing services in the south and south-west of England. It operates a variety of train types, including high-speed trains, local stopping services, and suburban commuter trains. It also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Off-Peak, and Super Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for South Western Railway include London Waterloo to Portsmouth Harbour, London Waterloo to Weymouth, and London Waterloo to Bournemouth.

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

      FAQs: Travel from Salisbury to Bristol

      FAQs: 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 Salisbury to Bristol.

      There are 2 travel options from Salisbury to Bristol: train or bus.

      The cheapest way to travel from Salisbury to Bristol is a train with an average price of $15 (€13).

      This is compared to other travel options from Salisbury to Bristol:

      Taking a train costs $23 (€20) less than taking a bus, which average ticket prices of $38 (€33).

      The fastest way to get to Bristol from Salisbury is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 8 min.

      Other travel options to Bristol take longer:

      Bus takes 2 h 9 min on average.

      The Salisbury to Bristol distance is around 43 miles (70 km).

      The average frequency per day from Salisbury to Bristol is:

      • 17 trains per day.

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

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

      • Most travelers take a bus from Salisbury to Bristol, Airport Bus Station.
      • Most travelers who buy a train ticket from Salisbury to Bristol depart from Salisbury to Bristol Temple Meads.

      The following travel companies offer services from Salisbury to Bristol:

      • Travel with Great Western Rail or South Western Railway for trains to Bristol. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Great Western Rail Salisbury to Bristol tickets on Omio for $15 (€13).

      Yes, there are direct routes from Salisbury to Bristol with the following travel companies:

      • You can check for a direct train to Bristol with with 16 direct trains per day.

      Direct services to Bristol tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

      Many of our customers traveling from Salisbury to Bristol don't make Bristol their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Bristol are London, Cardiff, Manchester, Bath or Birmingham, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Bristol to any of these top destinations today!

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