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Best price £ 10.67
Journey duration 7 h 52 min
Connections per day 13
First departure 23:45
Last departure 15:00
Distance 59.7 mi

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How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from Bournemouth to Bristol?

Prices will vary when you travel from Bournemouth to Bristol. On average, though, you'll pay about £ 24.58 for a bus ticket. You can find bus tickets for prices as low as £ 10.67, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.

Buses from Bournemouth to Bristol

How long does the journey from Bournemouth to Bristol take by bus?

The distance between Bournemouth and Bristol is around 59.7 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 7 h 52 min. However, the fastest routes between Bournemouth and Bristol take 2 h 55 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

When do departures from Bournemouth to Bristol leave?

In general, the first departure of the night will leave Bournemouth at 23:45, and the last departure will leave at 15:00. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Bournemouth to Bristol can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

How many times a day do departures from Bournemouth leave for Bristol?

On average, there are 13 daily departures from Bournemouth to Bristol. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to 141 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include National Express and Eurolines CH, and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 4 departures from Bournemouth which travel directly to Bristol. There are 9 journeys with one change or more.