Trains from Cardiff-airport to Bristol run from Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Railway Station. The train is normally quicker than taking the bus but slightly more expensive. The Train service between Cardiff-airport and Bristol runs regularly up to 34 times a day. The first Train leaves Cardiff-airport at 05:56 and the last Train departing at 23:30. The journey time on the Train is 2hr 00min.
There is 1 change at Cardiff Central Railway Station
It is advisable to book train tickets in advance online as they are cheaper. You can travel from Cardiff-airport to Bristol for just 26.80 GBP if you book in advance online compared to 36.40 GBP if you just turn up at the station. Strange as it may seem you may also find it cheaper to book two single tickets rather than a return.
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If you are arriving or departing from Bristol by Train, you will be using Bristol Temple Meads Railway Station Train station on London Road. Bristol Train station is a 10 minute walk from the city centre and provides a good service to all national destinations. For more detailed information, including maps, national and local trains see our guide to Bristol Temple Meads Train Station.
If you are travelling to or from Europe you can connect by booking Eurostar tickets online from Paris or Brussels to London.
Bristol is 57 miles (91.77Km) from Cardiff-airport. If you are travelling to Bristol by car, you have several options on what to do with your car when you get there. If you are only visiting for the day then it is best to use the Bristol Park and Ride facilities located North, South, East and West of the city centre.
If you are just visiting for a few hours then you might want to use one of the car parks located near the City Centre. For more detailed information including maps see our guide to parking in Bristol. If you need to book a rental car when you get to Bristol there are several places to pick up a car.
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