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Do you know the best way to get from Cardiff to Bristol? No? Don't worry, Virail knows. Our search tool uses data from thousands of travel providers to show you all the available routes for your chosen travel dates. Whether you want to travel by train, bus, plane, or carpool, we can help. Filter your results to suit your personal needs: decide whether you want a one-way or round trip ticket, look for a direct journey or one with connections, and choose the time of day that you prefer to travel. Take a look at all the information and find the transport option that's right for you. When you've selected your ideal journey, Virail will transfer you to the website of your chosen travel provider, where you can complete your booking. Your adventure is waiting - let Virail help you today.

How much will I pay for train tickets from Cardiff to Bristol?

When you're traveling from Cardiff to Bristol, you can expect to pay an average of approximately £ 13.48. You might be able to find prices as low as £ 6.20, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

Journey Details

Best price £ 6.20
Journey duration 1 h 3 min
Connections per day 42
First departure 08:09
Last departure 09:49
Distance 25.5 mi
Great Western Railway-logo
Great Western Railway
Duration: 51 min
Cardiff Central - Bristol Temple Meads
11:00 - 11:51
£ 14.60
Transport For Wales-logo
Transport For Wales
Duration: 1 h 7 min
Cardiff Central - Bristol Temple Meads
11:09 - 12:16
£ 14.60
Great Western Railway-logo
Great Western Railway
Duration: 46 min
Cardiff Central - Bristol Temple Meads
11:30 - 12:16
£ 14.60
Great Western Railway-logo
Great Western Railway
Duration: 51 min
Cardiff Central - Bristol Temple Meads
12:00 - 12:51
£ 14.60
Great Western Railway-logo
Great Western Railway
Duration: 45 min
Cardiff Central - Bristol Temple Meads
12:30 - 13:15
£ 14.60
Great Western Railway-logo
Great Western Railway
Duration: 51 min
Cardiff Central - Bristol Temple Meads
13:00 - 13:51
£ 14.60
Transport For Wales-logo
Transport For Wales
Duration: 1 h 6 min
Cardiff Central - Bristol Temple Meads
13:09 - 14:15
£ 14.60

How long does the journey from Cardiff to Bristol take by train?

The journey between Cardiff and Bristol runs for about 25.5 mi and usually takes approximately 1 h 3 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 45 min. If you are trying to get from Cardiff to Bristol as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

When do the first and last departures from Cardiff to Bristol leave?

The first daily departure from Cardiff to Bristol leaves at 08:09, while the last journey of the day sets out at 09:49. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Cardiff and Bristol. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

Which stations are used when traveling from Cardiff to Bristol?

In Cardiff, departure stations include Cardiff Central [ CDF ], Cardiff Central and Grangetown (Cardiff). When you arrive in Bristol, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Bristol Temple Meads [ BRI ], Bristol Parkway [ BPW ] and Bristol Temple Meads. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many times a day do journeys run from Cardiff to Bristol?

You will be able to travel from Cardiff to Bristol using companies such as Nationalrail and Great Western Railway. Combined, these providers offer an average of 42 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to 74 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Cardiff to Bristol using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 22 direct connections from Cardiff to Bristol each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 20 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week.

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