Bristol to Paignton train

Cheap train tickets from Bristol to Paignton

Showing times and prices for 02 Jul

Cheapest

£24

Average

£31

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.

Cross Country
07:10Bristol1h42 08:52Paignton
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£241One-way
Cross Country
08:45Bristol2h14 10:59Paignton
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£261One-way
Great Western Railway
08:55Bristol2h30 11:25Paignton
0 changes
£301One-way
Cross Country
16:10Bristol1h44 17:54Paignton
0 changes
£451One-way

Train schedule Bristol to Paignton

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 2 July
Cross Country
07:10Bristol1h42 08:52Paignton
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Cross Country
08:45Bristol2h14 10:59Paignton
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Great Western Railway
08:55Bristol2h30 11:25Paignton
0 changes
Cross Country
16:10Bristol1h44 17:54Paignton
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Fastest train times from Bristol to Paignton

Showing times and prices for 02 Jul

Fastest Journey

1 h 42 m

Average

2 h 2 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

132 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Bristol for Paignton every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
07:10Bristol1h42 08:52Paignton
0 changes
£241One-way
Cross Country
16:10Bristol1h44 17:54Paignton
0 changes
£451One-way
Cross Country
08:45Bristol2h14 10:59Paignton
0 changes
£261One-way
Great Western Railway
08:55Bristol2h30 11:25Paignton
0 changes
£301One-way

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Overview: Train from Bristol to Paignton

distanceDistance82 miles (132 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 44 min
priceAverage train ticket price£26 (€29)
frequencyTrain frequency21 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesCross Country or First Great Western Service

Trains from Bristol to Paignton cover the 82 miles (132 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 44 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or First Great Western Service. Normally, there are 21 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £26, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £26. Travellers depart most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads and arrive in Paignton.

Train companies: Great Western Rail and CrossCountry trains Bristol to Paignton

You can travel by train to Paignton from Bristol with Great Western Rail and CrossCountry for as low as £26. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

CrossCountry
Great Western Rail

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

Find the perfect CrossCountry train between Bristol and Paignton for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest CrossCountry train timetables and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest train to Paignton from Bristol. You can also check relevant travel information for the CrossCountry train, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. You can expect to travel around 82 miles (132 km) on this trip and your CrossCountry Bristol to Paignton train ticket can cost as little as £26 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for CrossCountry tickets from Bristol to Paignton in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official CrossCountry train tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!

CrossCountry from Bristol to Paignton train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 41 min
  • Average Price: £26
  • CrossCountry frequency: 1 a day

Enjoy a smooth and easy trip between Bristol and Paignton with Great Western Rail! As an official travel partner of Great Western Rail, Omio can help you search current train timetables from Great Western Rail, compare the best routes between Bristol and Paignton as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable Great Western Rail Bristol to Paignton train ticket available today. If you search for Great Western Rail tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a queue at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train from Bristol to Paignton on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 82 miles (132 km) journey to Paignton from Bristol with ease and comfort on a train with Great Western Rail.

Great Western Rail from Bristol to Paignton train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 11 min
  • Great Western Rail frequency: 8 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Bristol to Paignton

Travel by train to Paignton 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 Paignton.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train from Bristol to Paignton for as little as £26  in the next 7 days.
The Bristol to Paignton train ticket price is on average £26  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next week.
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Bristol and Paignton via train to be approximately 82 miles (132 km).
While the time it takes to travel 82 miles (132 km) from Bristol to Paignton can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Bristol to Paignton is on average 1 h 44 min.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Bristol Temple Meads   to Paignton.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads and travel around 1.9 miles (3 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Paignton and need to travel approximately 0.4 miles (635 m) from the train station to the city centre in Paignton.

If you're looking for trains from Bristol to Paignton, you can rely on Cross Country or First Great Western Service to get you to Paignton. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Bristol to Paignton trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 21 trains a day from Bristol to Paignton. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
If you prefer early morning trains from Bristol to Paignton, the first train leaves at 07: 00. If you prefer late night trains from Bristol to Paignton, the last train of the day leaves at 17: 55. Omio shows you the latest train from Bristol to Paignton schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
You can find a train between Bristol and Paignton to cost on average £26 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Bristol to Paignton train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bristol
Paignton
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 between Bristol and Paignton.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 06: 45 - 21: 30
Public transport options for Bristol Temple Meads
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

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