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Directions to Bristol Backpackers

From Bristol Bus Station
"Bristol Marlborough St."

Walking (See map below)
(600 metres) (7 minutes walk)
Use the exit by Rank 1,
Turn left down the hill,
Follow pedestrian signs for "THE CENTRE PROMENADE"
turn right in front of "THE BAY HORSE'' pub,
continue past the "THREE SUGAR LOAVES" pub,
cross to your left at the next pedestrian crossing towards "WHITE LION HOTEL" and "THE LEADING ROLL".
St Stephen's Street is next to "THE LEADING ROLL"
Local Bus
Bristol Backpackers is too close - not available
Local Taxi
Approximate fare to Bristol Backpackers ~ £4.00

From Central Rail Station
"Bristol Temple Meads"

Walking (See map below)
(1000 metres) (12 minutes walk)
Leave station complex and turn right,
Follow pedestrian signs for "OLD CITY",
This will take you along, Victoria St,
Over Bristol Bridge,
Turn left onto Baldwin Street,
St Stephen's Street is first on the right,
Hostel is opposite "Karaoke Me" on St Stephen's Street
Local Bus
Bus Number 8 or 9 to "The Centre Promenade"
Fare: £1.50

Local Taxi
Taxi rank at main entrance to rail station.
Bristol Taxis are expensive!
Average fare to hostel from the rail station is £5.

By Car

From M4
Follow the M32 to the City Centre,
At the end of the M32 stay in right hand lane,
At the large roundabout turn left,
Continue to City Centre,
At large roundabout by centre war memorial get in left-hand-lane,
Follow signs for Baldwin Street,

Turn onto Baldwin Street,
Then first left onto St Stephen's Street,
Continue to other end of St Stephens Street and we are No17

Please note: Vehicle bollards block access to St Stephen's Street on Thursday, Friday and Staturday evenings from 7pm

Parking charges in Bristol City Centre
Option 1
Metered on street parking around the hostel.
Mon to Sat 08:00 to 18:00 - 1.50/hour (max stay 1hour)
Mon to Sat 18:00 to 24:00 - 1.50
Mon to Sat 24:00 to 08:00 - free
Sun - free

Option 2
NCP multi-storey car par 100m from hostel.
Queen Charlotte Street, Bristol, BS1 4ES
Daily Tariffs:
2 Hours £ 4.10
2 to 4 Hours £ 6.60
4 to 6 Hours £ 8.90
6 to 9 Hours £ 9.80
9 to 12 Hours £ 11.00
12 to 24 Hours £ 12.60
Opening Times: Mon-Sun 24 Hr
(Prices correct as of December2004)

Option 3
Nearest free parking is a 20 minute walk from hostel.

Warning - The traffic wardens are very vigilant and parking and towaway fines are very expensive.

From Bristol Airport

(Broad Quay to Bristol Backpackers is a 1 minute walk)
(Bristol Bus Station to Bristol Backpackers is a 5 minute walk)

Adult single £6
Student single £5
(Book online / Pay cash to the driver)


£26 for 1-4 people traveling from Bristol Airport to Bristol Backpackers
Checker Cars website


London Heathrow Airport or London Gatwick Airport
National Express Bus

Departs from London Heathrow Central Bus Station or London Gatwick Airport
National Express Bus Number 200
You can buy your ticket online from www.nationalexpress.com Choose eticker