Bristol to Rome by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:45
  • Last train
    23:37
  • Avg changes
    3
  • Fastest journey
    17hr

Travelling from Bristol to Rome by train

Fast trains from Bristol to Rome take around 17 hours, covering a distance of approximately 1,562 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bristol and Rome.

Are there direct trains from Bristol to Rome?

Journeys between Bristol and Rome usually involve 3 changes of train.

We usually find around 8 departures on the route from Bristol to Rome 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 10 departures.

How long is the train journey from Bristol to Rome?

The Bristol to Rome train travel time is normally about 17 hours, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Bristol to Rome train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Rome is usually scheduled to depart Bristol around 04:45 and the last train is around 23:37. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bristol around 05:30, and the last at 22:30.

When to book Bristol to Rome train tickets?

Trains for this journey 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 Rome by train.

Which train companies operate between Bristol and Rome?

More than one train company operates on the route from Bristol to Rome, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • CrossCountry
  • EuroCity
  • Eurostar
  • Frecciarossa
  • Frecciarossa 1000
  • Great Western Railway
  • InterCity
  • Italo
  • London Underground
  • Regionale
  • Regionale Veloce
  • SFM 2
  • TGV
  • Thello

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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