Thornbury rural covers the rural area around Thornbury, extending to the river Severn in the west and the M5 in the east – plus Itchington which is also included. To the north you can travel as far as Falfield, while in the south, shared zones allow you to travel to Severn Beach, Easter Compton and Cribbs Causeway. You can also travel to UWE and Southmead Hospital.

Thornbury Rural Zone map showing the boundaries and where you can travel. This information is also provided in an accessible version below.

What zones can you also travel to?

  • Thornbury shared
  • Cribbs shared
  • UWE shared
  • Southmead shared

If you want to travel further afield

You can travel longer distances with a Westlink – simply connect with standard buses or trains. Here’s just a few of the most convenient places to change. 

Change atForBuses
Cribbs CausewayCentral and south Bristol1, 2, 3, 4, 75, 76, m1 & m4
Thornbury High StreetBristol via Bradley StokeT1
Bristol Parkway*Bristol
Bath via east Bristol
UWEBristol & Emersons Greenm1, m3, m4, 48a, U3, 19
SouthmeadBristol10, 11, 13, 17, 24, 76, 505
*Change for trains. Main connections only – please check before you travel.

You can also travel directly to a number of places on a Westlink from Thornbury rural zone including Thornbury town centre, Cribbs Causeway, Aztec West, Severn Beach, The Wave & Bristol Zoo Project, Southmead Hospital, UWE, MOD & Filton Abbey Wood and Bristol Parkway.