Edinburgh to Bristol by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Edinburgh to Bristol by train
Fast trains from Edinburgh to Bristol take around 6 hours and 12 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 496 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Edinburgh and Bristol.
1. Are there direct trains from Edinburgh to Bristol?
Direct trains from Edinburgh to Bristol have been found.
We usually find around 18 direct trains on the route from Edinburgh to Bristol every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 17 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Edinburgh to Bristol?
The Edinburgh to Bristol train travel time is normally about 6 hours and 12 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Edinburgh to Bristol train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Bristol is usually scheduled to depart Edinburgh around 06:06 and the last train is around 17:08.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Edinburgh to Bristol train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Edinburgh to Bristol are $93.43.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $93 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $114. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Edinburgh to Bristol 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 Edinburgh to Bristol by train.
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Which train companies operate between Edinburgh and Bristol?
CrossCountry is the train company that operates on the route from Edinburgh to Bristol.
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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