Swindon to Bristol train

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Cheap train tickets from Swindon to Bristol

Showing times and prices for 25 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Swindon to Bristol is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Great Western Railway
09:410h46
Swindon station (SWI)
10:27Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
£201One-way
1 change
Great Western Railway
08:410h47
Swindon station (SWI)
09:28Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
£301One-way
1 change
Great Western Railway
09:100h47
Swindon station (SWI)
09:57Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
£301One-way
1 change
Great Western Railway
08:560h39
Swindon station (SWI)
09:35Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
£311One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
09:220h38
Swindon station (SWI)
10:00Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
£311One-way
0 changes

Train timetableSwindon to Bristol

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 25 June
Great Western Railway
08:200h37
Swindon station (SWI)
08:57Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 changes
Great Western Railway
08:410h47
Swindon station (SWI)
09:28Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 change
Great Western Railway
08:560h39
Swindon station (SWI)
09:35Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 changes
Great Western Railway
09:100h47
Swindon station (SWI)
09:57Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 change
Great Western Railway
09:220h38
Swindon station (SWI)
10:00Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
0 changes
Great Western Railway
09:410h46
Swindon station (SWI)
10:27Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
1 change

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Train times from Swindon to Bristol

Showing times and prices for 25 Jun

Fastest Journey

37 m

Average

42 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

58 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Swindon for Bristol every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Great Western Railway
08:200h37
Swindon station (SWI)
08:57Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
£311One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
09:220h38
Swindon station (SWI)
10:00Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
£311One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
08:560h39
Swindon station (SWI)
09:35Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
£311One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
09:410h46
Swindon station (SWI)
10:27Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
£201One-way
1 change
Great Western Railway
08:410h47
Swindon station (SWI)
09:28Bristol Temple Meads (BRI)
£301One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Swindon to Bristol

distanceDistance35 miles
durationAverage train duration30 min
priceAverage train ticket price£19 (€21)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 14 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersGreat Western Rail or CrossCountry

Trains from Swindon to Bristol cover the 35 miles long journey taking on average 30 min with our travel partners like Great Western Rail or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £10, but the average price of train tickets is £19. Travellers depart most frequently from Swindon and arrive in Bristol Temple Meads.

Train providers: Great Western Rail and CrossCountry trains Swindon to Bristol

Buy your official Great Western Rail and CrossCountry train tickets between Swindon and Bristol from £10 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular journey.

Great Western Railway is a train operating company in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London Paddington to the West of England, South Wales and the Cotswolds. It also operates services from London Paddington to Oxford, Reading and Bristol. It offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, Off-Peak and Super Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, air conditioning and catering services. The most popular routes for Great Western Railway are London Paddington to Bristol, Reading and Oxford.

Train information from Swindon to Bristol with Great Western Rail:

  • Average Duration: 30 min
  • Cheapest Price: £10

Trains from Swindon to Bristol

Trains from Swindon to Bristol provide an easy means of travelling between the two cities. Trains start operating at 6:28 a.m, and the last train is actually past midnight at about 12:48 a.m. There are up to four services per hour, which allow travellers to be flexible with their times. Direct trains from Swindon to Bristol take from only 40 minutes, and indirect services that incur one change take as little as 44 minutes. The journey is about 40 miles. Trains depart from Swindon Station, and terminate at Bristol Temple Meads Station. Indirect services usually incur a change at Bristol Parkway Station. Trains from Swindon to Bristol are operated by Great Western Railway, and CrossCountry.

Taking the Train from Swindon

Swindon Station is located in the heart of the town and is served by buses operated by Thamesdown Transport and Stagecoach West. The city centre is compact enough to explore on foot while local buses run to surrounding towns and villages. A taxi rank is located outside Swindon Train Station.

Getting into Bristol by Train

Bristol is a popular city break destination in the West Country of England. The city is full of Georgian and Victorian architecture, as well as having a fascinating industrial and maritime heritage, including the works of Isambard Kingdom Brunel. These include the Clifton Suspension Bridge, gracefully spanning the River Severn, and the SS Great Britain. This ship, one of the first passenger steamships, can be viewed in Bristol's newly revamped dock and port area. Bristol is also home to a vibrant underground music and street art culture, including the works of Banksy. Trains from Swindon to Bristol arrive at Bristol Temple Meads Station, located in the Recliffe area and a 15-minute walk from the city centre. First Bristol operates frequent buses from the station, around the town and to local destinations, such as the university and Bristol Airport. Temple Meads Station is also served by water ferries and has a taxi rank at its entrance. Bristol has a limited night bus service.

FAQs: Swindon to Bristol train

FAQs: Travel by train from Swindon to Bristol 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 Swindon to Bristol.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Swindon to Bristol can start from as little as £10 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Swindon to Bristol is £19; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from Swindon to Bristol is on average 30 min   for the 35 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to Bristol from Swindon by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Swindon to Bristol leaves at 06: 40. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Swindon to Bristol leaves at 21: 40.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Swindon to Bristol without having to change trains with Great Western Rail. There are 14 direct trains from Swindon to Bristol each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the trip from Swindon to Bristol you can take a train with Great Western Rail or CrossCountry. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Bristol from Swindon on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 40.

When departing from Swindon, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Swindon and Swindon, Bus Station. When arriving in Bristol, you can end your journey in train stations like Bristol Temple Meads, Bristol, Airport and Bristol, Napier Road.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Swindon, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) 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.

A day trip to Bristol from Swindon is worth doing with a journey time of 30 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Swindon to Bristol is October.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Bristol from Swindon including taking a train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Swindon and Bristol

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Swindon is the most popular Swindon railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Swindon for your journey to Bristol.
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