|Avg. Train Duration:|
2 hours 48 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||£61|
|Trains depart from:||London|
|Trains arrive in:||Bristol|
|Train Companies:||Great Western Railway, South Western Railway|
The majority of trains running from London to Bristol depart from London Paddington Station, terminating at Bristol Temple Meads, or Bristol Parkway station. There are some journeys from London Waterloo, however, these are extremely limited.
Departing from London: Trains depart from London Paddington Station in the west of central London. There are many local transport options to get to the station including London Underground lines; Bakerloo, Hammersmith & City, and District and Circle lines as well as a number of local buses that stop just outside Paddington Station. There is also a taxi rank outside. Paddington station has many facilities, including shops, restaurants and bars, as well as ATMs and waiting rooms.
Arriving into Bristol: Travellers will either arrive into Bristol Temple Meads station or Bristol Parkway station. Local buses can be found outside either of the two stations as well as taxi ranks. Both are close to the city centre with an average journey time of 15 minutes to get to the centre with local connections. If looking for a connection to the airport there is an airport shuttle bus available only from Bristol Temple Meads. If arriving into Bristol Parkway there are also local buses and a taxi rank just outside, but no airport shuttle. There are Facilities at Bristol Temple Meads including waiting rooms, luggage holds, ATMs, payphones, shops and refreshments. Bristol Parkway has similar facilities.