Bristol to Macclesfield by train

  • First train
    07:00
  • Last train
    19:30
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 26m
  • Distance
    196 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    11
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 32m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Bristol to Macclesfield by train

Fast trains from Bristol to Macclesfield take around 2 hours and 26 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 196 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bristol and Macclesfield.

1. Are there direct trains from Bristol to Macclesfield?

Direct trains from Bristol to Macclesfield have been found.

We usually find around 11 direct trains on the route from Bristol to Macclesfield every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 10 departures.

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

The Bristol to Macclesfield train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 26 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Macclesfield is usually scheduled to depart Bristol around 07:00 and the last train is around 19:10. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bristol around 07:00, and the last at 19:30.

When to book Bristol to Macclesfield 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 Macclesfield by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bristol and Macclesfield?

CrossCountry is the train company that operates on the route from Bristol to Macclesfield.

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

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