Bradford-on-Avon travel guide

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With a population of 9,274, Bradford-on-Avon is a must-see destination in England, United Kingdom.

Where to Eat in Bradford-on-Avon

If you’re looking for affordable options, Timbrell's Yard (49 St Margarets Street) and Kings Arms, Monkton Farleigh (42 Monkton Farleigh) are great picks.

When to visit Bradford-on-Avon

Bradford-on-Avon in October
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Bradford-on-Avon in October
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Bradford-on-Avon


Although Bradford-on-Avon doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Bristol Airport (BRS), which is located 20 miles from Bradford-on-Avon. The shortest flight to Bradford-on-Avon from New Zealand departs from Auckland and takes around 26h 25m.


AccesRail is the most popular train carrier serving Bradford-on-Avon, followed by Eurostar. The train journey from Bradford-on-Avon to Birmingham takes 1h 25m and costs around $30 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Bristol, expect to pay about $47 for a 1h 34m trip. Located 0.2 miles from the city centre, Bradford-on-Avon is the busiest station in Bradford-on-Avon. Another popular train station is Bradford-on-Avon Avoncliff, located 1.4 miles from the centre.


Another option to get to Bradford-on-Avon is to pick up a car hire from London, which is about 92 miles from Bradford-on-Avon. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and Hertz, among others, in London.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Bradford-on-Avon, including National Express, FlixBus and Megabus. From Bristol, the bus ride to Bradford-on-Avon takes 130 miles and will cost you around $8. From Birmingham, the ticket costs about $10 for a journey of 135 miles.

Airports near Bradford-on-Avon

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Where to stay in popular areas of Bradford-on-Avon

Hiring a car in Bradford-on-Avon

Expect to pay $3.17 per litre in Bradford-on-Avon (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $37.99 and $50.65. The most frequently booked car type in Bradford-on-Avon is Intermediate (Kia Sportage or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Mini car hire (Hyundai i10 or similar) is, on average, 69% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.