Cambridge to Bristol by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Cambridge to Bristol by train
Fast trains from Cambridge to Bristol take around 3 hours and 11 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 199 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cambridge and Bristol.
1. Are there direct trains from Cambridge to Bristol?
Journeys between Cambridge and Bristol usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 63 departures on the route from Cambridge to Bristol every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.
2. How long is the train journey from Cambridge to Bristol?
The Cambridge to Bristol train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 11 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Cambridge to Bristol train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Bristol is usually scheduled to depart Cambridge around 04:53 and the last train is around 23:54.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cambridge around 04:38, and the last at 23:20.
What's the Cambridge to Bristol train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Cambridge to Bristol are $29.45.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $36 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $56. 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 Cambridge 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 Cambridge to Bristol by train.
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Which train companies operate between Cambridge and Bristol?
More than one train company operates on the route from Cambridge to Bristol, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Abellio Greater Anglia
- First Great Western
- Great Northern
- Great Western Railway
- London Underground
- UK Rail Connections
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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