Birmingham to Bristol train

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Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Bristol

Showing times and prices for Jun 26

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Birmingham to Bristol is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Cross Country
10:12AM1h19
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:31AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
$841One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
09:42AM1h25
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:07AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
$1071One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
08:12AM1h18
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
09:30AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
$1071One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
08:42AM1h30
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
10:12AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
$1071One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
10:42AM1h25
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:07PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
$1071One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Birmingham to Bristol

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, June 26
Cross Country
08:12AM1h18
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
09:30AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Cross Country
08:42AM1h30
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
10:12AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Cross Country
09:12AM1h21
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
10:33AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Cross Country
09:42AM1h25
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:07AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Cross Country
10:12AM1h19
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:31AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Cross Country
10:42AM1h25
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:07PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Birmingham to Bristol

Showing times and prices for Jun 26

Fastest Journey

1 h 18 m

Average

1 h 23 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

124 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Birmingham for Bristol every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Cross Country
08:12AM1h18
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
09:30AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
$1071One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
10:12AM1h19
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:31AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
$841One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
09:12AM1h21
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
10:33AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
$1191One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
09:42AM1h25
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:07AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
$1071One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
10:42AM1h25
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:07PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
$1071One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Bristol

distanceDistance76 miles (123 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 18 min
priceCheapest ticket price$31 (€27)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 15 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry or Great Western Rail
Cheapest travel modebus
Cheapest bus ticket $2 (€2)

Trains from Birmingham to Bristol run on average 6 times per day, taking around 1h 23m for the 124 km journey. Cheap train tickets for this journey start at $31 (€27) but you can travel from only $2 (€2) by bus.

Train providers: CrossCountry and Great Western Rail from Birmingham to Bristol trains

You can travel by train between Birmingham and Bristol with CrossCountry and Great Western Rail for as low as $31 (€27). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Bristol from Birmingham you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Birmingham to Bristol train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 18 min
  • Cheapest Price: $31
  • CrossCountry frequency: 17 a day

FAQs: Trains from Birmingham to Bristol

FAQs: Travel by train from Birmingham to Bristol easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Birmingham to Bristol.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Bristol can start from as little as $31 (€27) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Birmingham to Bristol is $58 (€51); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Birmingham to Bristol train time is 1 h 18 min   covering the 76 mile (123 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Birmingham to Bristol leaves at 4: 37 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Birmingham to Bristol leaves at 10: 12 PM.
Yes, there are 15 direct trains a day from Birmingham to Bristol with CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
Take the Birmingham to Bristol train with CrossCountry or Great Western Rail. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey from Birmingham to Bristol as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 10: 12 PM.

When departing from Birmingham, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham International. When arriving in Bristol, you can end your journey in train stations like Bristol Temple Meads, Bristol, Airport and Bristol, Napier Road.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Birmingham New Street, which is located around 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Bristol Temple Meads, located 1.9 miles (3 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Bristol from Birmingham is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 18 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Birmingham to Bristol by train is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Birmingham to Bristol including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Birmingham and Bristol

Birmingham
Bristol
Birmingham New Street is the most popular Birmingham railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Birmingham for your trip to Bristol.
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Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
Public transit options for Birmingham New Street
Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
Onward travel information: There are nearby bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street Most buses are wheelchair accessible. ********************************************************************************************************** For information go to the local travel information office by the Stephenson Street entrance. Alternatively, visit Transport for West Midlands, or call 0121 214 7214.
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Public transit options for Birmingham Moor Street
Location for Rail Replacement Services: This station is not usually served by rail replacement buses, due to difficult road access. Replacement buses stop at Birmingham Snow Hill station.
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Public transit options for Birmingham International
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement coach services can be found at the front of the station opposite the entrance to the long stay car park.
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Public transit options for Birmingham Snow Hill
Location for Rail Replacement Services: In the event of engineering the bus/coach will collect from: Bus Stop SH4, at the front of the station on Colmore Row.
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