Local transport


The nearest railway station is Bristol Temple Meads. The station lies approximately 11 kilometers from the airport. The Airport Flyer express connects the airport directly to this station. The trip takes 30 minutes. Temple Meads station offers good connections to Southwest England, Wales and London. For more information, please visit the British Railways website.

Car and bus

The airport is situated on the A38, approximately 12 kilometers from downtown Bristol.

There is a direct bus service from the airport (Airport Flyer express) to Bristol. The price of a one way ticket is GBP 6.00, a return ticket is GBP 9.00. The airport also has an hourly local bus service (no. 121) to Weston-Super-Mare.

Car rental Bristol Airport

Near the terminal there are several car rental agencies (Avis, Europcar, Hertz, National). You can also make a reservation in advance with EasyTerra, this website compares several agencies and their rates simultaneously.


Taxicabs are available in front of the terminal. A trip to Bristol is 20 minutes and costs approximately GBP 15.00. You can reserve a taxi online with Checker Cars or call (tel. +44(0)1275 475000).