Brislington Park & Ride service picking up passengers at the bus shelter, with the waiting room next to it.

Services every 12-15 minutes to Bristol city centre in about 20 minutes.

Please note that the routes in the map below are merely indicative. Refer to each service’s official route map to see actual stops and route.

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Service information

The service operates Monday to Saturday with low-floor double-decker buses with two doors, enabling swift boarding and alighting. The buses also have free WiFi and USB charging.

The Brislington Park & Ride offers fully wheelchair accessible services to  Temple Meads, Cabot Circus and Broadmead (for central Bristol hospitals).

This service can only be used by passengers who start or end their journey at a Park & Ride site. On trips towards the city centre you can only get on the bus at the Park & Ride site, on trips towards the Park & Ride site you cannot get off the bus at intermediate stops.

Brislington Park & Ride
OperatorFirst
Types of payment accepted• Cash on bus
• Contactless on bus
• Operator’s app
• Travelcards
• Concessionary Pass (after 09:00 Monday – Friday, all day Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays)
Operating daysMonday to Saturday (except Public Holidays)
First bus from Park & Ride06:15 Monday to Saturday
Last bus from City Centre (The Centre, Stop C1)21:37 Monday to Saturday
Fares informationSee fares for Brislington Park & Ride service
Route & TimetableBrislington Park & Ride route and timetable
Lost property0345 646 0707 Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm
Service feedback and additional infoContact the operator on 0345 646 0707 or via their website.

Fares

The fares below apply only to Brislington and Portway Park & Ride services. Parking at the sites is free, you only pay the bus fare.

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Ticket nameAdultYoung People (16-21) / StudentChildren (5-15)*Group
Anytime Return (2-Trip)
Off Peak Return

Return travel on the Brislington and Portway Park & Ride services at anytime. This is the First Bus’ Bristol Zone 2-Trip ticket.



Available from the driver (cash or contactless) and from the First Bus App.
£4.30
£2.90
£2.10
Off Peak Return
Off Peak Return

Return travel on the Brislington and Portway Park & Ride services only after 10am Monday to Friday and all day Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays.



Available from the driver (cash or contactless).
£3.50
£2.50
£1.80
Pack of 10 single tickets
10 single journeys

10 single journeys on the Brislington and Portway Park & Ride services only.



Available from the First Bus App.
£20
FirstDay
FirstDay

Unlimited travel on Park & Ride and all First Buses in Bristol Zone for one day, until 4:29am the next morning.



Available to buy from the bus driver (cash or contactless), First Bus App, Travel Shops, iPoints, Travelwest Travelcards, Payzone, PayPoint.
£5.30
£3.70
£2.70
£10.6


Valid for up to five people of any age from 9.30am Monday to Friday or all day Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays.

Please remember that two children ages 5-15 travel free with each fare paying adult. Additional children will be charged at the stated fare.

Unlimited children under 5 can travel for free with a fare paying passenger or concessionary pass holder.
Day Ticket Packs
Packs of Day tickets

These can only be used on the Brislington and Portway Park & Ride services.



Available to buy from the First Bus App and Travelwest Travelcards.
5 Days
£17.5
10 Days
£32
20 Days
£60
FirstWeek
FirstWeek

Unlimited travel on Park & Ride and all First Buses in Bristol Zone for 7 consecutive days.



Available to buy from the bus driver (cash or contactless), First Bus App, First Bus website, iPoints, Travel Shops, Travelwest Travelcard, Payzone and PayPoint.
£21.50
£15
£10.80
FirstMonth
FirstMonth

Unlimited travel on the Park & Ride and all First Buses in the Bristol Zone for one calendar month.



Available to buy from the First Bus App, First Bus website, iPoints, Travel Shops, Travelwest Travelcard, Payzone and PayPoint.
£78.40
£54.90
£39.20
Park & Ride Year
Park & Ride Year

Unlimited travel on the Brislington and Portway Park & Ride services only for a whole year.



Available to buy from the First Bus App.
£550
FirstYear
FirstYear

Unlimited travel on the Park & Ride and unlimited travel on all First Buses in Bristol Zone for a whole year.



Available to buy from the First Bus App, First Bus website and Travel Shops.
£787
£551
£394

*Two children aged 5-15 travel free with each fare paying adult, this fare applies to any additional children. Normal Bristol Zone child fares apply to the Portway Park & Ride service for all stops outside of the Portway Car Park.

All Park & Ride locations accept concessionary travelcards passes after 9am from Monday to Friday and all day Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays (where operating).

First Bus’ 3-Stop Hop ticket is not valid on the Brislington and Portway Park & Ride services.


Site and parking info

Brislington
Side of BristolSouth East
Height Restriction2.1m
Opens• 05:15 Monday to Saturday
• Closed Sunday and Public Holidays
Closes• 22:40 Monday to Saturday
• Closed Sunday and Public Holidays
Parking costFree*
Parking Spaces1,300
PostcodeBS4 5LR
Overnight parkingNo
ToiletsYes – Check if toilets are open to the public
Cycle parkingYes, but please be aware that cycle parking is limited.
Park & CycleNot allowed
*Parking is free, you only pay the bus fare.
  • All sites (except Lyde Green and Yate Park & Rides) are locked and any cars locked in will be subject to a release fee. If your vehicle is locked in, please call 0117 903 1550. Bristol City Council retains the right to charge for the call out service.

    You are able to collect your vehicle at the Lyde Green Park & Ride past closing time, but please be aware that the maximum stay is 12 hours (no limit on Sundays and Public Holidays).