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Bristol to Grimsby by train

  • First train
    05:57
  • Last train
    20:40
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 19m
  • Distance
    282 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    16
  • Avg. journey time
    7hr 7m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Bristol to Grimsby by train

Fast trains from Bristol to Grimsby take around 4 hours and 19 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 282 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bristol and Grimsby.

1. Are there direct trains from Bristol to Grimsby?

Journeys between Bristol and Grimsby usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 19 departures on the route from Bristol to Grimsby 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 22 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Bristol to Grimsby?

The Bristol to Grimsby train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 19 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Bristol to Grimsby train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Grimsby is usually scheduled to depart Bristol around 05:45 and the last train is around 20:30. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bristol around 05:57, and the last at 20:40.

When to book Bristol to Grimsby 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 Grimsby by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bristol and Grimsby?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Northern
  • TransPennine Express

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

Grimsby to Bristol by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and 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.