Bristol to Lancaster by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Bristol to Lancaster by train
Fast trains from Bristol to Lancaster take around 3 hours and 27 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 283 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bristol and Lancaster.
1. Are there direct trains from Bristol to Lancaster?
Journeys between Bristol and Lancaster usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 19 departures on the route from Bristol to Lancaster every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 26 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Bristol to Lancaster?
The Bristol to Lancaster train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 27 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Bristol to Lancaster train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Lancaster is usually scheduled to depart Bristol around 06:27 and the last train is around 22:10.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bristol around 06:15, and the last at 22:23.
What's the Bristol to Lancaster train price?
The cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Bristol to Lancaster are $72.41, and there isn't much difference in price depending on when you book.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $72, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Bristol to Lancaster train tickets?
Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance.
If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Bristol to Lancaster by train.
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Which train companies operate between Bristol and Lancaster?
More than one train company operates on the route from Bristol to Lancaster, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- First TransPennine Express
- Northern Rail
- TransPennine Express
- Virgin Trains
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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