Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) train

Thu, 30 May
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Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)

Showing times and prices for 30 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Avanti West Coast
06:526h27
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
13:19Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
£901One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
08:007h06
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
15:06Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
£1001One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:526h21
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
15:13Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
£1141One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
05:487h10
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:58Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
£1431One-way
0 changes

Train timetableEdinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 30 May
Avanti West Coast
08:526h21
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
15:13Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
06:526h27
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
13:19Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
05:487h10
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:58Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
08:007h06
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
15:06Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 changes

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Train times from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)

Showing times and prices for 30 May

Fastest Journey

6 h 21 m

Average

6 h 46 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

502 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) for Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
08:526h21
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
15:13Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
£1141One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
06:526h27
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
13:19Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
£901One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
08:007h06
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
15:06Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
£1001One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
05:487h10
Edinburgh Waverley (EDB)
12:58Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
£1431One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)

distanceDistance311 miles
durationAverage train duration6 h 21 min
priceAverage train ticket price£133 (€149)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 9 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCrossCountry, East Coast, Lumo or Virgin Trains

Trains from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) cover the 311 miles long route taking on average 6 h 21 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry, East Coast, Lumo or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £90, but the average price of train tickets is £133. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Bristol Temple Meads.

Train providers: CrossCountry, East Coast and Virgin Trains trains Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)

You can travel by train between Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) and Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) with CrossCountry, East Coast and Virgin Trains for as low as £117. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB). They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

Train information from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 22 min
  • Cheapest Price: £698
  • CrossCountry frequency: 9 a day

FAQs: Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) 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 Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) can start from as little as £90 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) is £133; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) and Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) is on average 6 h 21 min   for the 311 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go between Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) and Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) leaves at 05: 48. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) leaves at 17: 30.
There are 16 trains a day from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) which require at least one change with CrossCountry, East Coast, Lumo or Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI), you can count on CrossCountry, East Coast, Lumo or Virgin Trains for the best way to get you to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI). You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) and Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley, which is located around 0.4 miles (727 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 Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) to Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) is January.
You have options as you can travel between Edinburgh Waverley (EDB) and Bristol Temple Meads (BRI) 3 different ways: coach, train or flight.

Trains departing from Edinburgh Waverley

Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
Distance from Edinburgh Waverley to city center
0.4 miles (727 m)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Waterloo Place, pick up across from Apex Hotel and drop off outside the Apex Hotel.
Metro: No metro available.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Edinburgh Airport
7 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
There is a direct tram from St Andrew Square that goes between the airport and the train station for 35 minutes. You can also opt to ride the Airlink 100 bus for 28 minutes.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free public Wi-Fi available.
ATM
ATM
There are a few ATM machines around the station.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Nearest Taxi Ranks are on Market St and Waverley Bridge outside the station. | Accessible taxis: Taxi ranks are located on Waverley Bridge and also Market Street. Market Street can be accessed step free via available lifts.
Lockers
Lockers
You can leave luggage at Excessive Baggage Company on Platform 2.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Wide range of shops Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Bagel Factory | Burger King | Caffè Nero | Costa Coffee | JD Wetherspoon | The Pasty Shop | The Beer House | M&S | Pret a Manger
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Europcar | Enterprise
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information booths are located on the concourse.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Entrances are step free. Station is equipped with an elevator. Staffed with guide communicators for the deaf. Tactile warning strips are on the platform edges for the blind.

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
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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