Birmingham to Bristol train

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Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Bristol

Showing times and prices for 23 Apr

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Cross Country
09:121h21
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
10:33Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
£401One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
09:421h25
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:07Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
£531One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
08:421h30
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
10:12Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
£781One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
08:121h23
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
09:35Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
£781One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
10:421h25
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:07Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
£781One-way
0 changes

Train timetableBirmingham to Bristol

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 23 April
Cross Country
08:121h23
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
09:35Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 changes
Cross Country
08:421h30
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
10:12Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 changes
Cross Country
09:121h21
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
10:33Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 changes
Cross Country
09:421h25
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:07Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 changes
Cross Country
10:121h19
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:31Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 changes
Cross Country
10:421h25
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:07Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 changes

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Train times from Birmingham to Bristol

Showing times and prices for 23 Apr

Fastest Journey

1 h 19 m

Average

1 h 23 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

124 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Birmingham for Bristol every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Cross Country
10:121h19
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:31Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
£821One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
09:121h21
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
10:33Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
£401One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
08:121h23
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
09:35Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
£781One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
10:421h25
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:07Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
£781One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
09:421h25
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:07Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
£531One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Bristol

distanceDistance76 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 18 min
priceAverage train ticket price£50 (€55)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 15 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry or Great Western Rail

Trains from Birmingham to Bristol cover the 76 miles long trip taking on average 1 h 18 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry or Great Western Rail. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £26, but the average price of train tickets is £50. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Bristol Temple Meads.

Train providers: CrossCountry and Great Western Rail trains Birmingham to Bristol

Buy your official CrossCountry and Great Western Rail train tickets to Bristol from Birmingham from £25 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient route.

Great Western Railway is a train operating company in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London Paddington to the West of England, South Wales and the Cotswolds. It also operates services from London Paddington to Oxford, Reading and Bristol. It offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, Off-Peak and Super Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, air conditioning and catering services. The most popular routes for Great Western Railway are London Paddington to Bristol, Reading and Oxford.

    Trains from Birmingham to Bristol

    Trains from Birmingham to Bristol offer an efficient way to travel between the cities. The journey is about 97 miles, and takes from 1 hour 23 minutes by train. Trains depart from Birmingham New Street Station, and arrive at Bristol Temple Meads Station. As this is a direct route, passengers can relax for the entire trip. The first train of the day is at around 5:00 a.m, and the last train leaves the station at about 10:21 p.m. There is usually one or two services per hour during operating times. Fares tend to vary considerably during the day, and travellers can make significant savings. Trains from Birmingham to Bristol are operated by CrossCountry.

    FAQs: Birmingham to Bristol train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Birmingham 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 Birmingham to Bristol.
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Bristol can start from as little as £26 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Birmingham to Bristol is £50; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    On average the Birmingham to Bristol train travel time is 1 h 18 min   for the 76 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Birmingham to Bristol leaves at 05: 00. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Birmingham to Bristol leaves at 22: 12.
    There are 17 trains a day from Birmingham to Bristol which require at least one change with CrossCountry or Great Western Rail. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    Take the Birmingham to Bristol train with CrossCountry or Great Western Rail. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route between Birmingham 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 22: 12.

    When departing from Birmingham, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Birmingham New Street, Birmingham International and Birmingham Moor Street. 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 Birmingham New Street, which is located around 1.7 miles (2.7 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.

    The cheapest month to travel from Birmingham to Bristol by train is March.
    It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Birmingham to Bristol including taking a train or coach.

    Important Stations and Airports in Birmingham and Bristol

    Birmingham
    Bristol
    Birmingham New Street is the most popular Birmingham railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Birmingham for your journey to Bristol.
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    Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
    Public transport options for Birmingham New Street
    Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
    Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
    Onward travel information: There are nearby bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street Most buses are wheelchair accessible. ********************************************************************************************************** For information go to the local travel information office by the Stephenson Street entrance. Alternatively, visit Transport for West Midlands, or call 0121 214 7214.
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    Public transport options for Birmingham International
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement coach services can be found at the front of the station opposite the entrance to the long stay car park.
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    Public transport options for Birmingham Moor Street
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: This station is not usually served by rail replacement buses, due to difficult road access. Replacement buses stop at Birmingham Snow Hill station.
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    Public transport options for Birmingham Snow Hill
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: In the event of engineering the bus/coach will collect from: Bus Stop SH4, at the front of the station on Colmore Row.
    Birmingham New Street, Moor Street or Snow HillAccessibility
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