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London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads

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  1. on time
    London Paddington
    11:28
    London Paddington
    12:24
    Swindon (Wilts)
    Platform 4
    12:45
    Swindon (Wilts)
    Platform 3
    13:23
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 13
    on time
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 13
    1 change
    Super Off Peak
  2. on time
    London Paddington
    12:28
    London Paddington
    13:24
    Swindon (Wilts)
    Platform 4
    13:29
    Swindon (Wilts)
    Platform 3
    14:06
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 15
    on time
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 15
    1 change
    Super Off Peak
  3. on time
    London Paddington
    13:28
    London Paddington
    14:24
    Swindon (Wilts)
    Platform 4
    14:29
    Swindon (Wilts)
    Platform 1
    15:09
    Bristol Temple Meads
    on time
    Bristol Temple Meads
    1 change
    Super Off Peak
  4. on time
    London Paddington
    14:28
    London Paddington
    15:24
    Swindon (Wilts)
    15:29
    Swindon (Wilts)
    16:06
    Bristol Temple Meads
    on time
    Bristol Temple Meads
    1 change
    Super Off Peak
  5. on time
    London Paddington
    Platform 12 estimated
    14:43
    London Paddington
    Platform 12 estimated
    15:43
    Reading
    Platform 14 estimated
    16:13
    Reading
    Platform 9 estimated
    17:01
    Bristol Parkway
    Platform 2 estimated
    17:22
    Bristol Parkway
    17:31
    Bristol Temple Meads
    on time
    Bristol Temple Meads
    2 changes
    Off Peak

Journey information from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads

  • Train Fares from: £12
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct

London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads train times information

London to Bristol travellers can take a half-hourly direct Great Western Railway (GWR) service from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads – departing on the hour and every 30 minutes past. Additionally, you can travel on an indirect service every 15 minutes and 45 minutes past the hour, hopping onto either another GWR or CrossCountry service at Bristol Parkway. Both routes take between 1h 41m and 1h 56m to reach Bristol.

Great Western Railway offers hot and cold snacks and drinks on their high-speed services and free WiFi on most of their trains. CrossCountry also offer free WiFi and have an onboard menu available.

*Information correct at time of writing (August 2019). May be subject to change.
  • How long does it take to travel from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads by train?

    The average journey time between London Paddington and Bristol Temple Meads is . On an average weekday, there are 83 trains travelling from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads cost?

    Train tickets from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads can start from as little as £12 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

  • Are there direct trains from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads.

    Direct
  • What is the distance between London Paddington and Bristol Temple Meads?

    The distance between London Paddington and Bristol Temple Meads is 104 miles.

    Distance: 104 miles
  • What time is the first train from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads?

    The first train from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads departs at .

    What time is the last train from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads?

    The last train from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads timetable

Check out the next trains departing from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads for Tuesday 11th May 2021. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
11:2813:231h 55m, 1 change
12:2814:061h 38m, 1 change
13:2815:091h 41m, 1 change
14:2816:061h 38m, 1 change
14:4317:312h 48m, 2 changes

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington.

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How to find cheap train tickets from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads

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**Average savings on Advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.