Planning your next trip or getting ready for your commute? Find out everything you need to know about Bristol Temple Meads station facilities before you travel. At most South Western Railway stations, you’ll find car parking, ticket machines andsmartcardoptions to get you ready for your journey, as well as South Western Railway customer help points if you need a helping hand. There’s also free Wi-Fi at all our stations for you to enjoy while you wait. We’re updating our stations as part of our station improvement programme to ensure your journey goes seamlessly from start to finish, wherever you’re heading. For detailed information about the facilities available at Bristol Temple Meadsstation, take a look below.
Are there bus connections at Bristol Temple Meads station?
Yes, there are bus services at this station.
Bus services information
Buses can be found on the station forecourt and on the main road Temple Gate, situated at the bottom of Station Approach road.
To reach the station forecourt; exit through the ticket barriers, turn left and exit through the main doors.
To reach Temple Gate; follow the footpath to the bottom of Station Approach. Bus stops are situated on both sides of Temple Gate.
Information on bus services, including city centre map, timetables and live service information can be found in the ticket hall.
Ferry services connecting Bristol city centre can be found at Temple Back East. To reach the landing stage; exit through the ticket barriers, walk through the ticket hall, and exit through the side entrance marked for The Friary.
Information to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format here.
Are there metro connections at Bristol Temple Meads station?
No, metro services aren't available at this station.
Does Bristol Temple Meads station have connections to a port?
No, the station doesn't have connections to a port.
Does Bristol Temple Meads station have connections to an airport?
Yes, the station has connections to an airport.
Airport connections information
A dedicated Airport Flyer bus service connects Bristol
Temple Meads and Bristol Airport, with the journey taking approximately 25
minutes. Buses operate 24 hours a day and at peak times, leaves up to every 8
The Airport Flyer can be found on the station forecourt. To
reach the station forecourt; exit through the ticket barriers, turn left and
exit through the main doors.
For more information, including timetables and ticket
prices, please click here.
Replacement buses location
Station front. Alternative: the lower approach road, outside the front of Bristol & Exeter House
Is car hire available at or near Bristol Temple Meads station?
No, car hire is not available at or near the station.
Does Bristol Temple Meads station have a taxi rank?
Yes, this station has a taxi rank.
Taxi rank information
The taxi rank is available on the station forecourt. If you
require an accessible taxi please approach a member of staff for assistance.
To reach the station forecourt; exit through the ticket
barriers, turn left and exit through the main doors.
You can find more information about local taxi services here.