metrobus service m2 every 10-15 minutes to Bristol City Centre and bus service 505 every 15-30 minutes to Clifton, Bristol Zoo and Southmead Hospital.

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

Park & Ride sites offer an easy, cheap and convenient way to park your car and ride a bus into Bristol.

The m2 metrobus service offers fully wheelchair accessible services to Bristol city centre, and the bus service 505 starts its service here to Clifton, Bristol Zoo and Southmead Hospital.

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 m2505
OperatorFirstBristol Community Transport
(HCT Group)
Types of payment acceptedThis is a buy before you board service. You cannot buy tickets on board the bus.
• iPoint (Card payment only)
• Operator’s app
Travelcards
• PayPoint and payzone stores
• Concessionary Pass (after 09:00 Monday – Friday, all day Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays)
• Cash on bus
• Concessionary Pass (after 09:00 Monday – Friday, all day Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays)
Operating daysMonday to Saturday• Monday to Saturday from Long Ashton Park & Ride
• Sunday from Blackmoors Lane, Bower Ashton
• No service on Public Holidays
First bus from Park & Ride site• 06:00 Monday to Saturday• 06:05 Monday to Saturday
• 10:00 Sunday*

*Does not serve the Park & Ride site. Operates to/from Bower Ashton, Blackmoors Lane only.
Last bus• 21:18 Monday to SaturdayFrom Southmead Hospital
• 20:30 Monday to Saturday
• 18:40 Sunday*

From Bristol Zoo
• 20:47 Monday to Saturday
• 18:57 Sunday*

*Does not serve the Park & Ride site. Operates to/from Bower Ashton, Blackmoors Lane only.
Fares informationSee fares for this serviceBristol Community Transport website
Route & Timetablem2 route and timetable505 route and timetable
Lost property0117 929 1613 Monday to Friday 11:00 to 16:000117 941 3713 or Bristol@hctgroup.org
Service feedback and additional infoContact the operator on 0345 602 0121 or via their website.0117 922 2910 Bristol City Council Passenger Transport Team


Site and parking info

Long Ashton
Side of BristolSouth West
Height Restriction2.1m
Opens• 05:30 Monday to Saturday
• Closed Sunday and Public Holidays
Closes• 22:45 Monday to Saturday
• Closed Sunday and Public Holidays
Parking costFree*
Parking Spaces1,500
PostcodeBS3 2HB
Overnight parkingNo
*Parking is free, you only pay the bus fare.
  • If you need help choosing the best Park & Ride location for your journey, input your start and end locations into our Journey Planner and select “Driving”. Set a date and time for arrival/departure to get the most accurate results.

  • All sites (except Lyde Green Park & Ride) 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).