Trains from London to Bristol

Sat, Mar 23
Easy as 1, 2, 3
Choose the cheapest and fastest routes from over 800 official partners
Get there your way
Enjoy travelling by train, bus and flight across Europe
Every time, anywhere
Because your trip doesn't end with a ticket, we’re here for you all the way

See the cheapest trains from London to Bristol

Today
35 trains from$ 50
Tomorrow
32 trains from$ 47
Fri, Mar 29
7 trains from$ 42

Travelling tomorrow? Book one day in advance. Most of our users choose this option.

Enjoy the ride! Most of our users travel this route by bus.

icn_success

Value Plus Savings

Find the best price by comparing train tickets from all the train companies in the UK

icn_success

Your Travel, Organised

Book and store all your tickets in the UK quickly and conveniently on Omio

icn_success

Support You Can Count On

Once you’ve booked your ticket, our customer service team is there to assist you

These companies trust us.
We sell their tickets all in one place.

Deutsche Bahn
Renfe
Italo
Frecciarossa

COMPARE

Prices across different modes

Train
Bus
Flight
Fri
Mar 22
$ 50Great Western Railway
$ 10National Express
$ 369KLM
Sat
Mar 23
$ 47Great Western Railway
$ 10National Express
$ 320Aurigny Air Services
Sun
Mar 24
$ 31Great Western Railway
$ 9National Express
$ 373Aurigny Air Services
Mon
Mar 25
$ 71Great Western Railway
$ 10National Express
$ 274Aer Lingus
Tue
Mar 26
$ 32South Western Railway
$ 9National Express
$ 235Aer Lingus
Wed
Mar 27
$ 71Great Western Railway
$ 9National Express
$ 236Aer Lingus
Thu
Mar 28
$ 71Great Western Railway
$ 9National Express
$ 242Aer Lingus
Fri
Mar 29
$ 42South Western Railway
$ 9National Express
$ 225KLM
Sat
Mar 30
$ 30Great Western Railway
$ 9National Express
$ 277KLM
Sun
Mar 31
$ 30Great Western Railway
$ 9National Express
$ 267British Airways
Mon
Apr 1
$ 25South Western Railway
$ 9National Express
$ 238Aer Lingus
Tue
Apr 2
$ 30Great Western Railway
$ 9National Express
$ 226British Airways
Wed
Apr 3
$ 23Great Western Railway
$ 9National Express
$ 238Aer Lingus
Thu
Apr 4
$ 29South Western Railway
$ 14National Express
$ 247BA Cityflyer
Fri
Apr 5
$ 71Great Western Railway
$ 14National Express
$ 255KLM
Sat
Apr 6
$ 26Great Western Railway
$ 9National Express
$ 243British Airways
Sun
Apr 7
$ 30Great Western Railway
$ 10National Express
$ 261Aer Lingus
Mon
Apr 8
$ 29South Western Railway
$ 9National Express
$ 218Aer Lingus
Tue
Apr 9
$ 21South Western Railway
$ 14National Express
$ 228KLM
Wed
Apr 10
$ 19South Western Railway
$ 14National Express
$ 218Aer Lingus
Thu
Apr 11
$ 72Great Western Railway
$ 14National Express
$ 245Aer Lingus
train

Journey Summary

London to Bristol Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
2 hours 55 minutes
Train Ticket Price:$ 40
Trains depart from:London
Trains arrive in:Bristol
Distance:171 Kms
TrainTrain Companies:Great Western Railway, South Western Railway

Trains from London to Bristol

The majority of trains running from London to Bristol depart from London Paddington station and arriving at Bristol Temple Meads train station. If beginning your journey at other popular London stations such as London Victoria or London St Pancras, buses and the Underground offer various connections to London Paddington. The majority of available London to Bristol trains are direct; however, changes may need to be made at stations such as Westbury or Salisbury. Trains departures span the day from the early morning until well into the evening, with peak times during the weekdays at regular commuting hours. The average trip takes between 1½ to 2 hours. First Great Western is the major train company operating trains from London to Bristol along this route. All train tickets in the UK must be purchased prior to boarding the train, and pre-booking your tickets can often get passengers cheaper fares and better connections.

London to Bristol trains: Not what you're looking for?

Return trains from Bristol to London | Compare all modes of traveling from London to Bristol | Or learn more about trains to Bristol


London to Bristol Train Cost

Average prices for Trains from London to Bristol when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€52

1 Day in Advance

€52

1 Week in Advance

€39

2 Weeks in Advance

€39

1 Month in Advance

€39

3 Months in Advance

€39

London to Bristol Trains: General Information


Taking the train is the most popular way to travel from London to Bristol with dozens of trains making the journey every day.


  • autobus All London to Bristol trains are run by Great Western Railways.
  • autobus Most trains are direct, depart from London Paddington train station and arrive at Bristol Temple Meads train station.
  • autobus Trains from London to Bristol take as little as 1 hour and 37 minutes to arrive in Bristol.
  • autobus Most travelers book their London to Bristol train tickets 1-2 days in advance of the travel date.

Taking the Train from London

A drawcard for British and international visitors alike, England's capital is a multicultural melting pot of iconic sites and historical spots. This includes many of the important stations such as London Paddington Station, where the majority of trains from London to Bristol depart. London Paddington Station can be found in the west part of central London on the Bakerloo, Hammersmith & City, District, and Circle Lines of the London Underground as well as by a number of bus routes. Taxis also regularly service the station. Transfers from other major London train stations such as Charing Cross, Victoria Station or Liverpool Street are best done via the Tube. The station also offers a number of facilities including shops, cashpoints, information and public WiFi.

Compare prices

Best fares for trains from London to Bristol

This Weekend
This month
Next Month
Sat, Mar 23
Train
Great Western Railway
12:301h 44m14:14
LondonBristol
Fastest Trains from London to Bristol
Sat, Apr 13
Train
Great Western Railway
07:301h 38m09:08
LondonBristol
Sat, Mar 30
Train
Great Western Railway
09:001h 39m10:39
LondonBristol
Thu, Apr 25
Train
Great Western Railway
14:001h 40m15:40
LondonBristol
Return Train Tickets for Bristol to London
Sat, Mar 23
Train
South Western Railway
08:512h 58m11:49
BristolLondon
Sun, Mar 24
Train
Great Western Railway
16:531h 53m18:46
BristolLondon
Mon, Mar 25
Train
South Western Railway
15:512h 58m18:49
BristolLondon
Stations
Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
London
Bristol
TrainLondon Bridge

Amenities

Refreshments
TrainLondon Charing Cross

Amenities

Refreshments
TrainLondon Euston

Amenities

Refreshments
TrainLondon Fenchurch Street

Amenities

TrainLondon Kings Cross

Amenities

Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Victoria, Circle
Bus lines 91, 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 63, 73, 205, 214
TrainLondon Liverpool Street

Amenities

Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City
TrainLondon Paddington

Amenities

Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Bakerloo, Circle, District
Bus lines 7, 15, 18, 23, 27, 36, 46, 105, 436
TrainLondon St Pancras

Amenities

TrainLondon Victoria

Amenities

Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.
Metro lines Circle, District, Victoria
Bus lines 22, 211, 239, C1, N11
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
TrainLondon Waterloo East

Amenities

Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Bakerloo, Northern, Jubilee, Waterloo, City
Bus lines 1, 4, 26, 59, 68, 76, 77, 100, 139, 168, 171, 172, 176

The Omio App Makes Travel Planning Easy

We’ll get you where you want to go. From live train updates to mobile tickets, our innovative app is the ideal way to plan and keep track of your travel.

ios-badge
android-badge
Hand With Phone