Preston to Bristol train

Cheap train tickets from Preston to Bristol

Showing times and prices for Sep 30

Cheapest

90

Average

90

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
08:00AMPreston3h31 11:31AMBristol Temple Meads
2 transfers
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Cheapest
08:17AMPreston4h02 12:19PMBristol Temple Meads
1 transfer
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10:17AMPreston3h15 01:32PMBristol Temple Meads
2 transfers
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09:19AMPreston4h13 01:32PMBristol Temple Meads
1 transfer
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08:17AMPreston3h58 12:15PMBristol Temple Meads
2 transfers
901One-way

Train schedule from Preston to Bristol

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, September 30
08:00AMPreston3h31 11:31AMBristol Temple Meads
2 transfers
08:17AMPreston4h02 12:19PMBristol Temple Meads
1 transfer
08:17AMPreston3h58 12:15PMBristol Temple Meads
2 transfers
09:19AMPreston4h13 01:32PMBristol Temple Meads
1 transfer
09:19AMPreston3h14 12:33PMBristol Temple Meads
2 transfers
10:17AMPreston3h15 01:32PMBristol Temple Meads
2 transfers

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Fastest train times from Preston to Bristol

Showing times and prices for Sep 30

Fastest Journey

3 h 14 m

Average

3 h 42 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

257 km

It's difficult to get from Preston to Bristol without transferring at least once.

Fastest
09:19AMPreston3h14 12:33PMBristol Temple Meads
2 transfers
901One-way
10:17AMPreston3h15 01:32PMBristol Temple Meads
2 transfers
901One-way
08:00AMPreston3h31 11:31AMBristol Temple Meads
2 transfers
901One-way
08:17AMPreston3h58 12:15PMBristol Temple Meads
2 transfers
901One-way
08:17AMPreston4h02 12:19PMBristol Temple Meads
1 transfer
901One-way

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Overview: Train from Preston to Bristol

distanceDistance159 miles (257 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 16 min
priceAverage train ticket price$76 (€73)
frequencyTrain frequency14 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesCross Country or Avanti West Coast

Trains from Preston to Bristol cover the 159 miles (257 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 16 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 14 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $76 (€73), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $59 (€56). Travelers depart most frequently from Preston and arrive in Bristol Temple Meads.

Train companies: CrossCountry from Preston to Bristol trains

CrossCountry trains will get you between Preston and Bristol from $59 (€56). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

CrossCountry

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

If you're looking for cheap CrossCountry tickets between Preston and Bristol, check out Omio! With one-way Preston to Bristol train ticket prices starting as low as $65 (€63) when you book in advance, we'll help you get to Bristol from Preston by showing you the latest CrossCountry offers, train schedules and tickets for this 159 miles (257 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this journey, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard with CrossCountry. If you search for CrossCountry tickets to Bristol from Preston in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can go paperless when taking the train. Whether you're looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train from Preston to Bristol on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect train with CrossCountry so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.

  • Average Price: $65

Travel Tips: Trains from Preston to Bristol

Travel by train 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 Preston to Bristol.
FAQs
Train tickets between Preston and Bristol for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $59 (€56)  one way in the next 7 days.
The train price from Preston to Bristol is on average $76 (€73)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
The Preston to Bristol train distance is approximately 159 miles (257 km).
While the time it takes to travel 159 miles (257 km) to Bristol from Preston can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Preston to Bristol train journey time is on average 3 h 16 min.

Omio customers book a train from Preston   to Bristol Temple Meads   most frequently for this route.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Preston and travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Bristol Temple Meads and need to travel approximately 1.9 miles (3 km) from the train station to the city center in Bristol.

When taking a train from Preston to Bristol, you can count on Cross Country or Avanti West Coast for the best way to get you to Bristol. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Preston and Bristol and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The average number of trains departing Preston for Bristol is 14 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train departing from Preston to Bristol leaves at 4: 49 AM. The last train departing from Preston to Bristol leaves at 3: 17 PM. You can find the latest Preston to Bristol train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you buy a train ticket from Preston to Bristol within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $76 (€73) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Preston and Bristol are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Preston
Bristol
The major railway station for departures from Preston is Preston. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Preston for your journey between Preston and Bristol.

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