Trains Bristol to London

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Facts

Trains London <> Bristol  

Booking horizon  approx. 12 weeks
Duration 1h39
Distance  118 miles
Direct trains Direct
First train London 05h18
Last train London 23h45
First train Bristol 04h47
Last train Bristol 23h45
Trains per day 108
Train company GWR
Station London London Paddington
Station Bristol Bristol Temple Meads

Timetable

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The first train leaves at 04h47 from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington, the last train leaves at 23h45. The journey time is 1 hour and 39 minutes between the two cities. Each day 108 trains run between Bristol and London. Here, at HappyRail, you can buy all cheap train tickets from Bristol to London!

Travel by Great Western Railways

2nd class

  • Comfortable seats
  • Seat reservations are optional
  • At-seat catering is available on most trains 
  • Free wifi 

1st class 

  • Comfortable seats with more leg room
  • Solo seats 
  • Reservation if you buy online 
  • Quiet atmosphere
  • Power sockets at all seats 
  • Free wifi 
  • Free drinks and light refreshment are included on all long distance trains

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London Paddington - Info

Railway Station London

"London Paddington" is one of the main stations in London and is the starting station of all Great Western Trains to Bristol, Exeter, Cornwall, Cardiff and Swansea. 

Collection of pre-purchased tickets

  • From ticket office: yes
  • Ticket machine: yes

Operator(s)

Station map

Ticket office 

  • Monday - Sunday 24 Hours a Day

Facilities 

  • Bicycle parking: yes
  • Bicycle hire: There are Santander hire cycles available near this station. See Santander Bike Hire for further details + Bike & Go. For further details please visit: http://www.bikeandgo.co.uk/
  • First class lounge: yes
  • Wifi: yes
  • Left luggage:  Situated on platform 10. Mon - Sun 07:00 - 23:00
  • Parking: yes

To Heathrow: 

To the Big Ben: 

  • Underground: Circle to Victoria
  • Walking: 56 minutes
  • Bike: 22 minutes, see Santander Bike Hire
  • Bus: Bus 76 
  • Taxi: 18 minutes

To London Waterloo: 

  • Underground: Bakerloo to Elephant & Castle 
  • Walking: 68 minutes
  • Bike: 27 minutes, see Santander Bike Hire
  • Bus: Bus 76
  • Taxi: 148 minutes

To London Kings Cross / St Pancras International: 

  • Underground: Circle to Kings Cross
  • Walking: 59 minutes
  • Bike: 25 minutes, see Santander Bike Hire
  • Bus: Bus 205, 214
  • Taxi: 17 minutes

To London Euston: 

  • Underground: Bakerloo to Elephant & Castle, change at Oxford Circus, Victoria to Seven Sisters  
  • Walking: 42 minutes
  • Bike: 19 minutes, see Santander Bike Hire
  • Bus: Bus 205
  • Taxi: 10 minutes

To London Victoria:

  • Underground: Circle to Victoria
  • Walking: 48 minutes
  • Bike: 18 minutes, see Santander Bike Hire
  • Bus: Bus 36
  • Taxi: 14 minutes

To London Marylebone: 

  • Underground: Bakerloo to Elephant & Castle 
  • Walking: 17 minutes
  • Bicycle: 8 minutes, see Santander Bike Hire
  • Bus: Bus 27, 205
  • Taxi: 7 minutes

Finding your platform:
Check the large departure boards to find the right train - if it's not clear do not hesitate to ask one of the many helpful staff.  

London Paddington - Hotels near the station

Find cheap hotels with good ratings near London Euston Train Station

  •  Walking distance from the train station   •  Rating: 8+ 
Cheap hotels near London Paddington - Trains to London

Hilton London Paddington****

Opposite London Paddington - great 4-star hotel. Classic buidling, spacious and convenient.   

Cheap hotels near London Paddington - Trains to London

Best Western Delmere Hotel****

Close to the station, 5 minutes by foot. Very high ratings.       

Cheap hotels near London Paddington - Trains to London

Talbot Square***

Next to London Paddington; only 3-star hotel near the station with good ratings. Stylish hotel.        

•  Find more cheap hotels:
Booking.com  •  Agoda  •  Trivago

London Paddington - Rental cars

Cheap rental cars at London Paddington train station

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Rental Cars

3 rental car companies: Europcar, Greenmotion, Keddy

Bristol Temple Meads - Info

Railway Station Bristol

"Bristol Temple Meads" is the name of the main train station of Bristol.  

Collection of pre-purchased tickets

  • From ticket office: yes
  • Ticket machine: yes

Operator(s)

Station map

Ticket office 

  • Monday - Friday 05:30 - 21:30
  • Saturday 05:30 - 21:30
  • Sunday 06:45 - 21:30

Facilities 

  • Bicycle parking: yes
  • Bicycle hire: no
  • First class lounge: no
  • Wifi: yes
  • Left luggage:  no
  • Parking: yes, paid, www.ncp.co.uk 

To the city centre

  • Walking: 10 minutes
  • Bike: 5 minutes
  • Tram: -
  • Bus: -
  • Taxi: yes

To the airport: 
A dedicated Airport Flyer bus service connects Bristol Temple Meads and Bristol Airport, with the journey taking approximately 25 minutes. Buses operate 24 hours a day and at peak times, leaves up to every 8 minutes.

Finding your platform:
Check the large departure boards to find the right train - if it's not clear do not hesitate to ask one of the many helpful staff.  

Bristol Temple Meads - Hotels near the station

Find cheap hotels with good ratings near Bristol Temple Meads Train Station

  •  Walking distance from the train station   •  Rating: 8+ 
Cheap hotels near Bristol Temple Meads train station - Trains to Bristol

Holiday Inn Express Bristol City Centre**

5 minutes by foot from the train station. Spacious, modern, good location. High ratings.  

•  Find more cheap hotels:
Booking.com  •  Agoda  •  Trivago

Bristol Temple Meads - Rental cars

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Rental Cars

1 rental car company nearby: Budget