Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) train

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Cheap train tickets from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)

Showing times and prices for Apr 15

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Transport for Wales
08:30AM3h47
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
12:17PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
$961One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
Transport for Wales
09:30AM3h46
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
01:16PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
$961One-way
1 transfer
Cross Country
08:25AM3h06
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
11:31AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
$1211One-way
1 transfer
Cross Country
08:03AM3h04
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
11:07AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
$1561One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
09:03AM3h04
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
12:07PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
$1561One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, April 15
Cross Country
08:03AM3h04
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
11:07AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Cross Country
08:25AM3h06
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
11:31AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
Transport for Wales
08:30AM3h47
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
12:17PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
Cross Country
09:03AM3h04
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
12:07PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 transfers
Cross Country
09:25AM3h09
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
12:34PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer
Transport for Wales
09:30AM3h46
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
01:16PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)

Showing times and prices for Apr 15

Fastest Journey

3 h 4 m

Average

3 h 19 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

227 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) for Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Cross Country
08:03AM3h04
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
11:07AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
$1561One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Cross Country
09:03AM3h04
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
12:07PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
$1561One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
08:25AM3h06
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
11:31AMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
$1211One-way
1 transfer
Cross Country
09:25AM3h09
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
12:34PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
$1741One-way
1 transfer
Transport for Wales
09:30AM3h46
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
01:16PMBristol Temple Meads (BRI)
$961One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)

distanceDistance140 miles (226 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 4 min
priceAverage train ticket price$77 (€68)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCrossCountry, Transport for Wales or Virgin Trains

Trains from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) cover the 140 miles (226 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 4 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry, Transport for Wales or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $77 (€68), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $34 (€30). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Bristol Temple Meads.

Train providers: CrossCountry, Transport for Wales and Virgin Trains from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) trains

Buy your official CrossCountry, Transport for Wales and Virgin Trains train tickets from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) from $34 (€30) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient route.

Transport for Wales is a public transport provider in Wales, UK. It operates a comprehensive network of trains, buses and ferries across the country. The trains are modern and comfortable, with a range of different types including InterCity Express Trains, Regional Trains, and Metro Trains. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. There are a variety of ticket types available, including single and return tickets, season tickets, and group tickets. The most popular routes include Cardiff to Swansea, Cardiff to Newport, and Cardiff to Manchester.

Train information from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) with Transport for Wales:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 45 min
  • Cheapest Price: $41

FAQs: Trains from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)

FAQs: Travel by train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) 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 Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) can start from as little as $34 (€30) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) is $77 (€68); 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 Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) is 3 h 4 min   to travel the 140 mile (226 km) long journey, with around there are 16 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) leaves at 5: 11 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) leaves at 8: 25 PM.
There are 16 trains a day from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) which require at least one change with CrossCountry, Transport for Wales or Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) train with CrossCountry, Transport for Wales or Virgin Trains. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 8: 25 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.5 miles (766 m) 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.

The cheapest month for a train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) is December.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) including taking a bus or train.

Trains departing from Manchester Piccadilly

Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
0.5 miles (766 m)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Manchester Airport
8 miles (13 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached by public transit in about 30 minutes via the Northern and TransPennine Express trains.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Pay as you go Wi-Fi is available through BT Wi-Fi.
ATM
ATM
There are ATM machines on the main concourse, Platform 10 and on the mezzanine level.
Taxi
Taxi
Lockers
Lockers
Operated by Excess Baggage Co. Llocated between Platforms 10 and 11 and open daily from 08: 00 to 21: 00.
Dining
Dining
Burger King | Caffè Nero | Carluccio’s | Hotel Chocolat | Starbucks | The Pasty Shop | Costa Coffee | Pret a Manger | Upper Crust | McDonald's | & more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Hertz | Europcar
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located near the Fairfield Street entrance on the mezzanine level.
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access throughout the station. Ramps for train access and wheelchairs are also available.

Trains arriving to Bristol Temple Meads

Distance from Bristol Temple Meads to city center
Distance from Bristol Temple Meads to city center
1.9 miles (3 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 06: 45 - 21: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: A1, 1, 2, 8, 39/349/X39, 70, 73, 178, 376
Train lines: CrossCountry, Great Western Main Line, Severn Beach Line
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Station front. Alternative: the lower approach road, outside the front of Bristol & Exeter House
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Bristol Airport
7 miles (12 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached from the station by public transit in 35 minutes via the A1 bus.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located near Platform 3.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: The taxi rank is available on the station forecourt. If you require an accessible taxi please approach a member of staff for assistance. To reach the station forecourt; exit through the ticket barriers, turn left and exit through the main doors. You can find more information about local taxi services here. | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are available
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: WHS/M& S; Uppercrust; Pumpkin; Pasty Shop; Starbucks; Lily's Flowers
Dining
Dining
The Pasty Shop | Starbucks | Upper Crust | Pumpkin Café | Hart's Bakery
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
SIXT | Europcar | Enterprise
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located near the main entrance.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Wheelchair access, elevators, escalators.

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