COMPARE Prices across different modes

Mon
25 Oct
£51Great Western Railway
£53National Express
Tue
26 Oct
£48Great Western Railway
£51National Express
Wed
27 Oct
£66Great Western Railway
£47National Express
Thu
28 Oct
£66Great Western Railway
£47National Express
Fri
29 Oct
£44Great Western Railway
£48National Express
Sat
30 Oct
£27Great Western Railway
£33National Express
Sun
31 Oct
£27Great Western Railway
£16National Express
Tue
2 Nov
£66Great Western Railway
£23National Express
Wed
3 Nov
£66Great Western Railway
£34National Express
Thu
4 Nov
£63Great Western Railway
£25National Express
Fri
5 Nov
£66Great Western Railway
£34National Express
Sat
6 Nov
£27Great Western Railway
£25National Express
Sun
7 Nov
£51Great Western Railway
£24National Express
Mon
8 Nov
£58Great Western Railway
£17National Express
Tue
9 Nov
£58Great Western Railway
£15National Express
Wed
10 Nov
£64Great Western Railway
£29National Express
Thu
11 Nov
£58Great Western Railway
£16National Express
Fri
12 Nov
£63Great Western Railway
£25National Express
Sat
13 Nov
£27Great Western Railway
£23National Express

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Train Information between Bristol and Cambridge

distanceDistance126 miles (204 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 4 min
priceAverage train ticket price£57 (€64)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesGreat Western Railway

Trains from Bristol to Cambridge cover the 126 miles (204 km) long route taking on average 3 h 4 min with our travel partners like Great Western Railway. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £27, but the average price of train tickets is £57. Travellers depart most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads and arrive in Cambridge.

Travel Tips

Trains from Bristol to Cambridge
Travel by train to Cambridge 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 Bristol to Cambridge.
FAQs
What is the cost of cheap trains to Cambridge from Bristol?
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Bristol and Cambridge for the next 7 days starting from £27  one way.
How much is a train ticket from Bristol to Cambridge?
The Bristol to Cambridge train ticket price is on average £57  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next week.
What is the distance between Bristol and Cambridge via train?
You should expect to travel around 126 miles (204 km)  between Bristol and Cambridge by train.
How long is the train journey from Bristol to Cambridge?
While the time it takes to travel 126 miles (204 km) to Cambridge from Bristol can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Bristol to Cambridge is on average 3 h 4 min.
What station does the Bristol to Cambridge train leave from? Which Cambridge train station do I come into from Bristol?

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads   and arrive in Cambridge.

Where is the train station in Bristol? Where is the train station in Cambridge?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Cambridge and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city centre in Cambridge.

Which train companies should I travel with from Bristol to Cambridge?
For the journey from Bristol to Cambridge you can take a train with Great Western Railway. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Bristol and Cambridge on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Are there any Bristol to Cambridge direct train services?
Yes, there are 16 direct trains per day from Bristol to Cambridge with Cross Country, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy your train ticket.
How many train services per day are there from Bristol to Cambridge?
The average number of trains departing Bristol for Cambridge is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What time is the earliest train from Bristol to Cambridge? What time is the last train from Bristol to Cambridge?
The earliest train for this journey departs from Bristol at 07: 30. The last train leaves from Bristol at 11: 00. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Bristol to Cambridge and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I buy train tickets between Bristol and Cambridge for the best deals?
If you purchase a train ticket between Bristol and Cambridge within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £57 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Cambridge from Bristol are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bristol
Cambridge
The major railway station for departures from Bristol is Bristol Temple Meads. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Bristol Temple Meads for your trip from Bristol to Cambridge.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Sun: 06: 45 - 21: 30 | Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30
Connections to/from station
Train lines: CrossCountry, Great Western Main Line, Severn Beach Line
Bus lines: A1, 1, 2, 8, 39/349/X39, 70, 73, 178, 376