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.
The average ticket from Exeter to Bristol will cost around £ 24 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 20.
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Of the 6 trains that leave Exeter for Bristol every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 104 km distance in an average of 1 h 25 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 1 m .
The slowest trains will take 1 h 40 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||64 miles (104 km)|
|Average train duration||58 min|
|Average train ticket price||£17 (€19)|
|Train frequency||16 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 16 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Cross Country or Great Western Railway|
Trains from Exeter to Bristol cover the 64 miles (104 km) long trip taking on average 58 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or Great Western Railway. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £17, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £14. Travellers depart most frequently from Exeter St Davids and arrive in Bristol Temple Meads.
For as little as £14 you can travel by train from Exeter to Bristol with CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.
CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Exeter to Bristol you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.
Book your CrossCountry Exeter to Bristol train with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check CrossCountry’s up-to-date train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Exeter to Bristol routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable CrossCountry train tickets online that fit your budget. The distance from Exeter to Bristol is 64 miles (104 km), and the best price for a one-way Exeter - Bristol CrossCountry train ticket starts at £14 if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your CrossCountry ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by train. Waiting in a queue at the train station to purchase your train ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your train tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with CrossCountry!
CrossCountry 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train from Exeter to Bristol are the following:
Trains from Exeter to Bristol are operated by First Great Western and Cross Country. From Monday to Saturday, services run from around 8:00 a.m. to mid-afternoon, with four departures an hour throughout the morning but fewer after 2:00 p.m. On Sundays there are 3 departures an hour between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. All journeys require one change.
There are three stations which run trains from Exeter to Bristol. Exeter Central is situated on Queen Street in the town centre, close to Exeter College and Exeter Cathedral, and is well served by bus links which stop directly outside. The St James' Park train station is adjacent to the football stadium of the same name, home of Exeter FC, and a 10-minute walk from Clifton Hill Sports Centre. Buses routes from around the city pass near the station on Old Tiverton and Blackboy Roads. Polsloe Bridge train station is on Pinhoe Road, about 1 km from the University of Exeter. Regular bus services from the city centre stop nearby on Whipton Road.
Located on the Severn Estuary, Bristol is known for picturesque landmarks such as the Avon Gorge and the Clifton Suspension Bridge, while its other attractions include a well-stocked zoo, the Victorian steamship SS Great Britain and the At-Bristol Science Centre. Bristol Temple Meads station, the arrival point for trains from Exeter, is a 10-15 minute walk from the town centre and about 1 km west of the University of Bristol. Frequent buses run from outside the station to central destinations such as College Green and Park Street as well to the leafy suburb of Clifton. Bristol International Airport is 25 minutes away via the Flyer 330 shuttle bus which departs twice hourly from the station forecourt.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Exeter St Davids and arriving in Bristol Temple Meads.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Exeter St Davids, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Exeter.
The most popular arrival train station, Bristol Temple Meads, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre of Bristol.
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