Hotel & Travel

The Ramada Bristol City boasts excellent national and international transport links, with easy access to the M4, M5 and M32. Bristol Temple Meads railway station is a mere 400 metres away and it's 7.5 miles to Bristol International Airport.


Hotel Information

Accommodation at the convention hotel  Ramada Bristol City has now been fully booked, however Fanderson has negotiated excellent rates at the neighbouring Mercure Holland House Hotel, which has agreed to match our convention accommodation rates of £60 prpn for a single room and £70 prpn for a double or twin room for stays of two or more consecutive nights.  For stays of one night’s duration, these rates increase by £20 prpn.  Fanderson will reserve a room for you in the Mercure according to your wishes unless you choose to arrange your own accommodation in nearby hotels which may be able to offer competitive rates. 

Further guidance will be provided when you register for the convention.

Visit the Mercure Holland House Hotel website

Walking route from the Mercure to Ramada hotels (Flickr)

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Transport Information

By plane
Bristol Airport has a direct coach link to Temple Meads station. Planes fly in from Europe and North America.

There are direct coach links from Heathrow, Gatwick and Birmingham airports to the Bristol Coach station.

Bristol airport has a direct coach link to the Ramada Hotel. You need to ask for the St Mary Redcliffe Church stop. The coach from the airport stops on the opposite side of the road from the hotel, while the coach to the airport stops outside the hotel. Tickets (£9 return) for the coach can be pre-booked via the Airport Express website. The journey takes approximately 30 minutes and the coaches run about every 15 minutes.

By rail
Bristol Temple Meads station is 5 minutes walk from the hotel. Direct trains come to Bristol from London, Scotland, Newcastle, Leeds, Manchester, Portsmouth, South Wales, Cornwall and all stations in between. Train times can be found from the National Rail website.

Walking route from Bristol Temple Meads Station to the Ramada Hotel(Flickr)

By coach / bus
National Express and Megabus run buses to Bristol. The bus station is about 15 minutes walk from the Hotel.

By car
Bristol is at the junction of the M4 and M5 motorways which provide good access via road to the north, south, east and west of the country. The Hotel is 5 minutes drive from the end of the M32 motorway. There is a pay and display carpark opposite the hotel.

Good map for drivers

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