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London to Bristol Trains From US$19.07

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Buy cheap train tickets from London to Bristol for just US$19.07. Book in advance to secure the most affordable fare, instead of the average ticket price of US$84.95. The train journey from London to Bristol typically takes approximately 1h 13m. You can expect a frequency of 86 trains available daily. For further information, please consult our Train Journey Planner and Train Timetable.

London to Bristol Train Prices and Times

To find the cheapest train tickets from London to Bristol, it is recommended to book in advance and avoid traveling during peak times. Compare the train prices and times below for the best deals on rail fares.

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  1. 08:30
    London Paddington

    1h 31m

    Direct

    10:01
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Train L65354-1C06 is operated by Great Western Railway. The speed of this train is 125km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–Fri

    L65354-1C06

    E-ticket

    From US$26.19
  2. 08:48
    London Paddington

    1h 15m

    Direct

    10:03
    Bristol Parkway
    Train L65314-1B07 is operated by Great Western Railway. The speed of this train is 125km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–Thu

    L65314-1B07

    E-ticket

    From US$26.19
  3. 09:00
    London Paddington

    1h 35m

    Direct

    10:35
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Train L65355-1C07 is operated by Great Western Railway. The speed of this train is 125km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–Fri

    L65355-1C07

    E-ticket

    From US$26.19
  4. 09:11
    Vauxhall

    3h 20m

    Changes required

    12:31
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Train Y04229-2V17 is operated by South Western Railway. The speed of this train is 100km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–FriTrain Y00569-1L21 is operated by South Western Railway. The speed of this train is 90km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–FriTrain L66938-2V92 is operated by Great Western Railway. The speed of this train is 90km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–Fri

    E-ticket

    From US$18.34
  5. 09:12
    London Paddington

    1h 20m

    Direct

    10:32
    Bristol Parkway
    Train L65315-1B08 is operated by Great Western Railway. The speed of this train is 110km/h.
Days of operation: ThuFri

    L65315-1B08

    E-ticket

    From US$26.19
  6. 09:30
    London Paddington

    1h 28m

    Direct

    10:58
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Train L65356-1C08 is operated by Great Western Railway. The speed of this train is 125km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–Fri

    L65356-1C08

    E-ticket

    From US$26.19
  7. 09:40
    Vauxhall

    3h 11m

    Changes required

    12:51
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Train Y02538-2J19 is operated by South Western Railway. The speed of this train is 75km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–FriTrain Y01075-1V23 is operated by South Western Railway. The speed of this train is 90km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–FriTrain L65461-1F14 is operated by Great Western Railway. The speed of this train is 90km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–Fri

    E-ticket

    From US$18.34
  8. 09:48
    London Paddington

    1h 15m

    Direct

    11:03
    Bristol Parkway
    Train L65316-1B09 is operated by Great Western Railway. The speed of this train is 125km/h.
Days of operation: Tue–Fri

    L65316-1B09

    E-ticket

    From US$26.19
  9. 10:00
    London Paddington

    1h 35m

    Direct

    11:35
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Train L65357-1C09 is operated by Great Western Railway. The speed of this train is 125km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–Fri

    L65357-1C09

    E-ticket

    From US$26.19
  10. 10:10
    Vauxhall

    3h 21m

    Changes required

    13:31
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Train Y02548-2J21 is operated by South Western Railway. The speed of this train is 75km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–FriTrain Y00580-1L25 is operated by South Western Railway. The speed of this train is 90km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–FriTrain L66939-2V93 is operated by Great Western Railway. The speed of this train is 90km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–Fri

    E-ticket

    From US$18.34
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    London to Bristol Train Route Details

    The London to Bristol train ticket is from US$19.07. The average travel time is 1h 13m, covering a distance of approximately 170 mile. There are usually 86 daily trains provided by South Western Railway. To plan your train journey in advance, please refer to our train route table below.

    First train
    05:23
    Last train
    23:32
    Departure station
    London
    Arrival station
    Bristol
    Journey time
    1h 13m
    Distance
    170 mile
    Price
    US$19.07
    Train operators
    South Western Railway

    Choose London to Bristol Train Ticket Types

    Find the train ticket type that best suits your travels from London to Bristol. Discover more about these ticket types and how they can help you save in our guides below.

    Off-Peak & Super-Off Peak train tickets

    Off-Peak & Super-Off Peak train tickets

    Off-Peak tickets are cheaper and more flexible, allowing for travel during less busy times. Super Off-Peak tickets are even cheaper and are perfect for less conventional schedules.

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    Return train tickets

    Return train tickets

    Valid for both an outward and return journey from the same destination on your chosen route.

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    Advance train tickets

    Advance train tickets

    Typically the most cost-effective option for train travel. They are usually available for purchase 12 weeks before the travel date.

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    Season train tickets

    Season train tickets

    Season tickets allow unlimited travel between two stations and can save you more than 1/3 on train fares.

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    Save 1/3 on London to Bristol Trains with Railcards

    Railcards offering up to 1/3 off London to Bristol train fares for eligible passengers. There are Student Railcards for young people, Senior Railcard for seniors, check below to find the railcard type that suits you best.

    TypeDiscount
    16-25 Railcard1/3 OFFFrom US$84.95 Save US$28.04
    26-30 Railcard1/3 OFFFrom US$84.95 Save US$28.04
    Two Together Railcard1/3 OFFFrom US$84.95 Save US$28.04
    Senior Railcard1/3 OFFFrom US$84.95 Save US$28.04

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    Save More on London to Bristol Train Fares

    Found out more ways to save money on your train travel.

    Book in Advance

    Book in Advance

    Advanced train tickets are typically the most cost-effective option for train travel. They are usually available for purchase 12 weeks before the travel date.

    Group Travel

    Group Travel

    Get a 1/3 discount on Off-Peak tickets through GroupSave if you are traveling with a group of 3 to 9 adults.

    Season Tickets

    Season Tickets

    A weekly or monthly train pass which includes unlimited travel between two stations. It could help you save more than 1/3 on train fares.

    Flexi Travel

    Flexi Travel

    8 days of unlimited travel between two stations within a 28-day period.

    London to Bristol train FAQs

    • When is the first train from London to Bristol?

      The first train from London to Bristol is at 05:23.
    • Are there direct trains from London to Bristol?

      No, there is no direct train from London to Bristol, and passengers would need to make 3 changes during the journey.
    • How long is the train journey from London to Bristol ?

      The train journey from London to Bristol typically takes an average of 1h 52m, with the fastest journey duration being around 1h 13m.
    • How much is a train from London to Bristol ?

      The cost of a train from London to Bristol can vary, with the cheapest fare typically starting at US$19.07 and the average price being around US$84.95.
    • What times are off-peak trains from London to Bristol ?

      In general, the off-peak period typically starts after 09:30 and excludes the evening rush hours of 15:30-18:15 for travel to and from major cities. The specific times may differ depending on the route and train company, but generally, you can expect off-peak times to fall outside the usual commuting hours. For Transport for London, off-peak times are observed on weekdays from the first service until 06:30, from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.