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Where do GWR trains to Bristol arrive and depart?

GWR trains arrive and depart from both the centrally located Bristol Temple Meads station and from Bristol Parkway.

Bristol Temple Meads station is just a short walk or bus journey from the town centre, or you can catch the Bristol Ferry waterbus from the pier at Temple Meads all the way to the SS Great Britain via Hotwells and the city centre.

Bristol Temple Meads station is just a short walk from the town centre whilst Bristol Parkway lies further to the north of city.

Which train services run direct to Bristol?

Trains from a number of major cities such as London, Bath and Cardiff run directly to Bristol’s main station, Bristol Temple Meads.

Trains from London also run directly to Bristol Parkway station as well as services from Reading and Weston-super-Mare, and cities further north such as Manchester and Edinburgh.

When is the best time to travel to Bristol by train?

By travelling off peak, you will be able to avoid the busiest train services as well as book cheaper tickets.

Avoiding weekday commuter times or travelling at the weekend will allow you to travel on less crowded trains to Bristol.

Cheap train tickets to Bristol

Save money on your Bristol train tickets by considering alternative ticket options. Find cheaper fares by booking tickets using the following methods:

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