Train – Bristol Airport to City Center

There is no the direct connection between Bristol airport and the city center, though major authorities are discussing whether is worth or not to build it.

The project

In July 2016, Bristol Airport’s authorities discussed the fact of a possible railway rail to the airport. Nowadays, the proposal is still on the table. The application was presented to Department of Transports, which has already a special fund to improve the connectivity between Bristol Airport and Bristol city center.

Bristol Airport to the City Center by train – Airport Flyer Express

Want to get to Bristol city center by train? Then you should pick up the Airport Flyer Express from outside the Terminal, which will lead you to Bristol Temple Meads Station and Bristol Parkway Station. To get to the center it is better to take off at Temple Meads Station.

After Temple Meads Station stop, the bus follows a circular route by the city center with the following stops: Old Market, Bus & Coach Station, Colston Avenue and Victoria Street.

Opening hours: 24 hours (except Christmas Day) every 10 minutes and at pick times every 8 minutes. Total trip time is about 30 minutes.

Though it gets you to the Railway Station, if you wish to get to other destination beyond the city center, you can take any bus or train line from the National network. If this is your choice, please book your ticket here.

Bus: Take any local or National Express coach from Bus & Coach Station on Marlborough Street

Train: Through the Airport Flyer you can access to national and international trains from Temple Meads Station. Frequency is of 8 minutes on peak times. You can reach to the following destinations: Bath, West Country, London, South Wales, etc.

Where do I pick it up?

You can ride Airport Flyer Express outside the Terminal at stop 8/9. To get back, please pick it up outside Bristol Temple Meads Station stop.


For riding the Airport Flyer Express bus, see the attached fares:

Adult: One-way ticket: 7.00 pounds, return ticket: 11.00 pounds, Child: One-wat ticket: 5.00 pounds, return 7.00 pounds.

Where can I buy mi ticket?

You have several options to purchase your ticket:

- Book online
- Pay the driver on-board

You can also book your combined train ticket on the following link.