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Cheap train tickets from London to Bristol

Showing times and prices for Jun 18

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Great Western Railway
12:20PM3h10
London Waterloo (WAT)
03:30PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
$421One-way
1 transfer
South Western Railway
12:50PM3h02
London Waterloo (WAT)
03:52PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
$461One-way
1 transfer
South Western Railway
02:50PM3h03
London Waterloo (WAT)
05:53PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
$461One-way
1 transfer
South Western Railway
01:50PM3h03
London Waterloo (WAT)
04:53PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
$461One-way
1 transfer
South Western Railway
03:50PM3h03
London Waterloo (WAT)
06:53PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
$461One-way
1 transfer

Train schedule from London to Bristol

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, June 18
Great Western Railway
06:28AM1h35
London Paddington (PAD)
08:03AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
06:48AM1h40
London Paddington (PAD)
08:28AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
Great Western Railway
07:00AM1h36
London Paddington (PAD)
08:36AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
07:29AM1h28
London Paddington (PAD)
08:57AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
07:48AM1h40
London Paddington (PAD)
09:28AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
Great Western Railway
07:57AM1h38
London Paddington (PAD)
09:35AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
08:18AM1h39
London Paddington (PAD)
09:57AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
Great Western Railway
08:30AM1h30
London Paddington (PAD)
10:00AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
08:48AM1h39
London Paddington (PAD)
10:27AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
South Western Railway
08:50AM3h03
London Waterloo (WAT)
11:53AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
Great Western Railway
09:00AM1h35
London Paddington (PAD)
10:35AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
09:18AM1h39
London Paddington (PAD)
10:57AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
South Western Railway
09:20AM3h11
London Waterloo (WAT)
12:31PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
Great Western Railway
09:30AM1h28
London Paddington (PAD)
10:58AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
09:48AM1h38
London Paddington (PAD)
11:26AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
Great Western Railway
10:00AM1h35
London Paddington (PAD)
11:35AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
10:15AM1h42
London Paddington (PAD)
11:57AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
South Western Railway
10:20AM3h11
London Waterloo (WAT)
01:31PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
Great Western Railway
10:30AM1h28
London Paddington (PAD)
11:58AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
10:48AM1h40
London Paddington (PAD)
12:28PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
Great Western Railway
11:00AM1h35
London Paddington (PAD)
12:35PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
South Western Railway
11:20AM3h08
London Waterloo (WAT)
02:28PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
Great Western Railway
11:30AM1h28
London Paddington (PAD)
12:58PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
11:48AM1h31
London Paddington (PAD)
01:19PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
Great Western Railway
12:00PM1h39
London Paddington (PAD)
01:39PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
12:13PM1h45
London Paddington (PAD)
01:58PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
Great Western Railway
12:20PM3h10
London Waterloo (WAT)
03:30PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
Great Western Railway
12:30PM1h33
London Paddington (PAD)
02:03PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
12:48PM1h39
London Paddington (PAD)
02:27PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
South Western Railway
12:50PM3h02
London Waterloo (WAT)
03:52PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
Great Western Railway
01:00PM1h35
London Paddington (PAD)
02:35PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
01:15PM1h43
London Paddington (PAD)
02:58PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
Great Western Railway
01:30PM1h36
London Paddington (PAD)
03:06PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
01:48PM1h39
London Paddington (PAD)
03:27PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
South Western Railway
01:50PM3h03
London Waterloo (WAT)
04:53PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
Great Western Railway
02:00PM1h37
London Paddington (PAD)
03:37PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
02:15PM1h44
London Paddington (PAD)
03:59PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
Great Western Railway
02:30PM1h38
London Paddington (PAD)
04:08PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
02:48PM1h40
London Paddington (PAD)
04:28PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
South Western Railway
02:50PM3h03
London Waterloo (WAT)
05:53PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
Great Western Railway
03:00PM1h35
London Paddington (PAD)
04:35PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
03:16PM1h42
London Paddington (PAD)
04:58PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
Great Western Railway
03:30PM1h29
London Paddington (PAD)
04:59PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
03:48PM1h40
London Paddington (PAD)
05:28PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
South Western Railway
03:50PM3h03
London Waterloo (WAT)
06:53PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
Great Western Railway
04:00PM1h34
London Paddington (PAD)
05:34PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
04:30PM1h27
London Paddington (PAD)
05:57PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
04:48PM1h40
London Paddington (PAD)
06:28PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
South Western Railway
04:50PM3h02
London Waterloo (WAT)
07:52PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
Great Western Railway
05:00PM1h35
London Paddington (PAD)
06:35PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
05:18PM1h40
London Paddington (PAD)
06:58PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
South Western Railway
05:23PM3h11
London Waterloo (WAT)
08:34PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
Great Western Railway
05:30PM1h30
London Paddington (PAD)
07:00PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
05:48PM1h41
London Paddington (PAD)
07:29PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from London to Bristol

Showing times and prices for Jun 18

Fastest Journey

1 h 27 m

Average

1 h 54 m

Trains per day

54

Distance

171 km

Of the 54 trains that leave London for Bristol every day 23 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Great Western Railway
04:30PM1h27
London Paddington (PAD)
05:57PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
$871One-way
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
10:30AM1h28
London Paddington (PAD)
11:58AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
$621One-way
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
11:30AM1h28
London Paddington (PAD)
12:58PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
$621One-way
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
07:29AM1h28
London Paddington (PAD)
08:57AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
$1911One-way
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
09:30AM1h28
London Paddington (PAD)
10:58AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
$871One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from London to Bristol

distanceDistance106 miles (171 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price$54 (€47)
frequencyTrain frequency51 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 28 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesGreat Western Rail or South Western Railway

Trains from London to Bristol cover the 106 miles (171 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 30 min with our travel partners like Great Western Rail or South Western Railway. Normally, there are 51 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $54 (€47), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $32 (€28). Travelers depart most frequently from London Waterloo and arrive in Bristol Temple Meads.

Train companies: Great Western Rail and South Western Railway from London to Bristol trains

For as little as $32 (€28) you can travel by train between London and Bristol with Great Western Rail and South Western Railway. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

South Western Railway is a train operating company in the United Kingdom, providing services in the south and south-west of England. It operates a variety of train types, including high-speed trains, local stopping services, and suburban commuter trains. It also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Off-Peak, and Super Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for South Western Railway include London Waterloo to Portsmouth Harbour, London Waterloo to Weymouth, and London Waterloo to Bournemouth.

South Western Railway from London to Bristol train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 55 min
  • Cheapest Price: $32

Train tickets from London to Bristol: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 31 €
2 weeks earlier 22 €41%
3 weeks earlier 19 €63%
1 month before 18 €72%
2 months earlier 18 €72%
3 months earlier 18 €72%


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The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

  • Buying your train ticket from London - Bristol 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 63% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket London - Bristol with 2 months in advance you save up to about 72% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 72%.
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FAQs: Trains from London to Bristol

FAQs: Travel by train from London 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 London to Bristol.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from London to Bristol can start from as little as $32 (€28) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London to Bristol is $54 (€47); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from London to Bristol is 1 h 30 min   to travel the 106 mile (171 km) long trip, with around there are 51 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from London to Bristol leaves at 5: 48 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from London to Bristol leaves at 11: 45 PM.
Yes, there are 28 direct trains a day from London to Bristol with Great Western Rail. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
Take the London to Bristol train with Great Western Rail or South Western Railway. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip between London and Bristol as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 11: 45 PM.

When departing from London, you have various train station options to start your route from including London Waterloo, London Euston and London St Pancras 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 London Waterloo, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 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 London is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 30 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from London to Bristol by train is December.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Bristol from London including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in London and Bristol

London
Bristol
London Waterloo is the most popular London 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 London for your trip to Bristol.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3451652030
Public transit options for London Waterloo
Onward travel information: Waterloo is well connected to London's public transport network. Waterloo Underground station serves the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Plan a journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Buses depart from several points around the station. All Transport for London Buses are accessible with step free access and have a dedicated mobility space. Buses from Waterloo (tfl. Gov. Uk) The station has a dedicated taxi rank for London Black Taxis on the roadway outside exit 3. Santander Hire Bicycles are available from the docking stations outside. Santander Cycles - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Waterloo is within easy walking distance of the South Bank and a number of visitor attractions. Walking - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
Metro: Waterloo Underground station is served by the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Step free access is available to and from the Jubilee Line. For more information on London Transport accessibility: Plan an accessible journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
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LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
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Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
Public transit options for London Euston
Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
Overground lines: Watford DC
Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Go to Platform 2, there is a gate adjacent to the station from the main road.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
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ParkingParking
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ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
Public transit options for London St Pancras International
Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar
Bus lines: 326, 139
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ParkingParking
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ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
24/7
Public transit options for London Paddington
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
Metro: Tube Lines.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3450774224
Public transit options for London Victoria
Onward travel information: Victoria Bus Station at Station Front
Location for Rail Replacement Services: When weekend engineering dictate that replacement bus services will operate, these will usually depart from the immediate Station front/Terminus Place. Travel from London Victoria is usually conveyed by London Buses in these instances. Check posters and staff for more details.
Metro: Underground services: Victoria Line, District Line and Circle Line
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 345 711 4141
Public transit options for London Liverpool Street
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport stop on either Liverpool Street (outside the station entrance), or beside Platform 10, depending on operational requirements
Metro: Liverpool Street underground station has connections to the Central, Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
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AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
Public transit options for London Kings Cross
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
Metro: N/A
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
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phone
Phone Number
+44 345 711 4141
Public transit options for London Bridge
Onward travel information: The Bus Station is located directly outside the main entrance at upper level. There are also bus stops outside on Tooley Street. For further information on buses, a bus information kiosk is also located outside the main doors of the station at upper level.
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement bus services are usually found outside the front of the station. However this is sometimes subject to change. Please check engineering posters or consult a member of staff.
Metro: For North and North East Kent and South East London
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Public transit options for London Marylebone
Location for Rail Replacement Services: At station entrance.
Metro: Bakerloo Line.
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Public transit options for London Fenchurch Street
Onward travel information: Rail replacement buses will stop outside HSBC on Fenchurch Street. Aldgate Bus Station. Details of the buses serving Fenchurch Street and Aldgate area, and the Bus Stops they are using is available here
Metro: London Underground (Circle Line and District Line) at Tower Hill - 200m from the Tower Hill exit London Underground (Metropolitan Line, Circle Line) at Aldgate - 300m from Fenchurch Place exit. Docklands Light Railway at Tower Gateway - 300m from the Tower Hill exit.
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Public transit options for London Charing Cross
Metro: Bakerloo Line Northern Line.
London Cannon StreetShoppingParkingAccessibility
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