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Overview: Train from Bristol to Taunton

distanceDistance37 miles (60 km)
durationAverage train duration56 min
priceAverage train ticket price$20 (€16)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country or Great Western Railway

Trains from Bristol to Taunton cover the 37 miles (60 km) long route taking on average 56 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or Great Western Railway. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $20 (€16), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $20 (€16). Travelers depart most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads and arrive in Taunton.

Train companies: CrossCountry from Bristol to Taunton trains

Travel to Taunton from Bristol from $20 (€16) with Omio’s train partners CrossCountry! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.


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

Enjoy a smooth and easy journey between Bristol and Taunton with CrossCountry! As an official travel partner of CrossCountry, Omio can help you search current train schedules and timetables from CrossCountry, compare the best routes between Bristol and Taunton as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable CrossCountry Bristol to Taunton train ticket available today. If you search for CrossCountry tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a line at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train from Bristol to Taunton on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 37 miles (60 km) route to Taunton from Bristol with ease and comfort on a train with CrossCountry.

    Please follow the recommendations outlined by CrossCountry when booking your train tickets between Bristol and Taunton due to the coronavirus:

    • Refund or voucher policy
    • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    Travel Tips: Trains from Bristol to Taunton

    Travel by train to Taunton 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 Bristol to Taunton.

    How much do cheap train tickets between Bristol and Taunton cost?

    Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Bristol to Taunton for the next 7 days starting from $20 (€16)  one way.

    What is the price of a train ticket to Taunton from Bristol?

    The Bristol to Taunton train ticket price is on average $20 (€16)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next week.

    How far is Bristol to Taunton by train?

    You should expect to travel around 37 miles (60 km)  to Taunton from Bristol by train.

    How long is a train to Taunton from Bristol on average?

    The Bristol to Taunton train duration is on average 56 min, which is to be expected when traveling 37 miles (60 km) from Bristol to Taunton. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

    When traveling by train from Bristol to Taunton, which train station in Bristol do I depart from and which train station in Taunton do I arrive in?

    Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads   and arrive in Taunton.

    Where is the train station in Bristol? Where is the train station in Taunton?

    Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Bristol Temple Meads and need to travel around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

    Passengers arriving in Taunton most often arrive at Taunton and need to travel around 0.6 miles (950 m) from this train station to the city center.

    What train companies go from Bristol to Taunton?

    For the trip from Bristol to Taunton you can take a train with Cross Country or Great Western Railway. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Bristol and Taunton on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

    How many trains are there from Bristol to Taunton a day?

    The average number of trains departing Bristol for Taunton is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

    When can I take the first train from Bristol to Taunton? When can I take the last train for the day?

    The first Bristol to Taunton train departs at 8: 56 AM   and the last train from Bristol to Taunton leaves at 9: 56 AM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Bristol to Taunton on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

    How far in advance should I buy a train ticket from Bristol to Taunton to get the best deals?

    The price of a one way train ticket from Bristol to Taunton is on average $20 (€16) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets to Taunton from Bristol available a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    The major railway station for departures from Bristol is Bristol Temple Meads. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Bristol Temple Meads for your journey between Bristol and Taunton.
    Amenities at station
    Phone Number
    +44 3457114141
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 06: 45 - 21: 30
    Public transit options for Bristol Temple Meads
    Bus lines: A1, 1, 2, 8, 39/349/X39, 70, 73, 178, 376
    Train lines: CrossCountry, Great Western Main Line, Severn Beach Line