If you are arriving or departing from Bristol by coach or public bus you will almost certainly start or finish your journey in the city centre at Bristol's Temple Meads Station or Bristol coach station. For more detailed information, including maps and national and local buses in Bristol see our guide to Bristol Bus Station.
For International destinations such as Bristol to Paris, Bristol to Warsaw and Bristol to Amsterdam you may be interested in looking at Eurolines who connect 41 European cities. Eurolines cheapest fare is 15 GBP between cities with their funfare promotion. You can also buy a 15 day unlimted bus pass for Europe for as little as 175 Euros. For more details see the Eurolines European Bus Pass
If you are arriving or departing from Bristol by train, you will be using Bristol Temple Meads Train station on Station Approach just off Temple Gate. Bristol Temple Meads is a 15 minute walk from the Bristol city centre over some busy roads and provides a good service to London and the South West of England. For more detailed information, including maps, national and trains from Bristol see our guide to Bristol Train Station.
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 (free parking) located North West, South West, South East 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 within the City Centre.
If you decide you would like to spend a little longer in Bristol to soak up the atmosphere and visit a few more attractions why not check out some of the Bristol Hotel Deals and see if anything takes your fancy?
(Fri 20th Jul, 2018)
A free event to celebrate all things Bristol; music, dance, markets and more.
Bristol International Balloon Festival
(Wed 08th Aug, 2018)
An internationally-renowned event, the Balloon Fiesta is one of the largest in Bristol's calendar and the night-glow is definitely worth seeing.
International Kite Festival
(Fri 07th Sep, 2018)
A real spectacle of ingenuity, the kites on display are spectacular! The event turned 25 in 2011.