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SW Falcon Wellington

Live in Wellington and looking for a fast, comfortable way to reach Bristol or Plymouth? Use our Falcon coach service. As well as running 24/7, the Falcon offers free Wi-Fi and air conditioning, alongside plenty of other handy benefits.

The Falcon passes through Bristol Airport too, and terminates in Plymouth. Discover more information about our Falcon Wellington route today.

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Journey Information from Wellington to Bristol

Fares from: £10

Average journey time: 1 hour 38 minutes from Wellington to Bristol

Changes:   Direct service

Buses per day:   20 buses per day. 

Bus operators:  Stagecoach

Origin:   Wellington, Wellington Cades Farm

Destination:  Bristol Cabot Circus, Bond Street, Stop T


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Getting from A to B doesn't have to be expensive with Stagecoach. Our prices are up to 54% cheaper than a weekly train ticket. See how our coach fares compare to rail fares below:

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Falcon - Wellington to Bristol




Weekly train from Taunton to Bristol Temple Meads**




 *Discounted returns are available on the Falcon for the under 25s, over 60s and concessionary pass holders.

**Results taken 03/09/2020, prices subject to change. Based on Anytime fares.

How can I buy a ticket?

If you'd like to pre-book a seat for the route, just head over to You'll also be able to buy your ticket on the day from your Falcon driver - whether that's a single, return, day or even a season ticket.

It costs just £3.00 for a single trip from Wellington to Taunton, or a return trip offers even better value at £4.50.

Under 25s, over 60s and concessionary pass holders can also benefit from 1/3 off their ticket price.

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Why fly by Falcon? 

  • Free Wi-Fi,  USB charging points, power sockets and air con on board!
  • Dedicated wheelchair space (pre-book, see   FAQs  for details)
  • Connects Devon with Somerset and Bristol 24/7*
  • Pay by contactless for your ticket


    How long does it take to travel from Wellington to Bristol on the South West Falcon?

    On average, the journey from Wellington to Bristol takes an hour and forty minutes. Whilst a journey to Taunton takes about 15 minutes.

    Is this a direct service?

    Yes, this is a direct service. No changes are required.

    What time is the first bus from Wellington to Bristol?

    The first bus departs Wellington at 02:48.

    What time is the last bus to Wellington from Bristol?

    The last bus departs Bristol at 03:30  and arrives at  Wellington at  05:03.


    If you still can't find the answer you need, take a look at our   complete list of FAQ  or   contact the Stagecoach team; for more information - there are plenty of ways to get in touch.