How to get there
Rail improvement work may affect how you travel by train to Bristol International Balloon Fiesta.
Please note the following changes to train services:
Thursday 12 & Friday 13 August
- trains to Bristol Temple Meads will run from Weston-super-Mare or Taunton only. Suburban trains will run from Lawrence Hill to Severn Beach only via Clifton Down
- replacement buses will run between Bristol Temple Meads and Bath Spa or Bristol Parkway, plus to Taunton (non-stop)
Saturday 14 & Sunday 15 August
- trains to Bristol Temple Meads will run from London Paddington (via Bristol Parkway), Cardiff Central, Taunton, Weston-super-Mare or Severn Beach, plus CrossCountry services to the North or the South West
- replacement buses will run between Bristol Temple Meads and Bath Spa
Rail improvement work will run from Saturday 10 July to Friday 3 September to remodel the track layout and improve capacity on the approach to Bristol Temple Meads station. This will impact some journeys into Bristol during this period, visit Bristol Rail Regeneration
to find out more and plan your journey.