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Cardiff to Bristol by train

The journey from Cardiff to Bristol by train is 25.19 mi and takes 0 hr 51 min. There are 27 connections per day, with the first departure at 5:07 AM and the last at 9:30 PM. It is possible to travel from Cardiff to Bristol by train for as little as $7.19 or as much as $25.42. The best price for this journey is $7.19.

Lowest Price$7.19
Journey Duration0 hr 51 min
Connection per Day27
Lowest Price$7.19
Highest Price$25.42
First Departure5:07 AM
Last Departure9:30 PM
Distance25.19 mi
DepartureCardiff
ArrivalBristol
CarriersCrossCountry, Great Western Railway

Cardiff to Bristol Train Times

Departure date
Sunday, Mar 3, 2024

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What's the best way to get from Cardiff to Bristol? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Cardiff to Bristol, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Cardiff to Bristol?

The cheapest train tickets from Cardiff to Bristol cost $7.19. On average, you can expect to spend around $12.55 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Cardiff to Bristol.
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On average, a train ticket from Cardiff to Bristol will cost you $12.55. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How much time will it take to go from Cardiff to Bristol by train?

Traveling from Cardiff to Bristol by train will usually take 0 hr 51 min. This journey covers a distance of 25.19 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 0 hr 51 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The journey from Cardiff to Bristol covers a distance of 25.19 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 0 hr 51 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 0 hr 45 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Cardiff to Bristol faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What time are the departures from Cardiff to Bristol?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Cardiff at 5:07 AM, and the last departure will leave at 9:30 PM. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Cardiff to Bristol can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change. The first departure of the night from Cardiff to Bristol leaves at 5:07 AM, while the last journey sets out at 9:30 PM. 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.

What are the stations on the Cardiff to Bristol route?

You can depart from Cardiff at stations such as . At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Bristol at the following stations: . Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Cardiff and Bristol. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many journeys from Cardiff to Bristol take place each day?

If you want to get from Cardiff to Bristol, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 27 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 23 direct journeys between Cardiff and Bristol. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 4 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Cardiff to Bristol. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Cardiff to Bristol
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Cardiff to Bristol.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Cardiff to Bristol, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Cardiff to Bristol.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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The cheapest Cardiff - Bristol train tickets can be found for as low as $7.19 if you’re lucky, or $10.57 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $16.05.

Find the best day to travel to Bristol by train

When travelling to Bristol by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Cardiff to Bristol CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
2.84kg
Bus
3.04kg
Flight
8.11kg
Car
6.49kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Cardiff to Bristol by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Cardiff and Bristol are 2.84kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Cardiff and Bristol? By taking the train between Cardiff and Bristol you will save 5.27kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.2kg compared to a bus and 3.65kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Cardiff to Bristol?
A train ticket from Cardiff to Bristol is $12.55. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $7.19.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Cardiff to Bristol?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Cardiff to Bristol is $7.19. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Cardiff and Bristol by train?
Cardiff to Bristol is 25.19 mi.
How long does the train between Cardiff and Bristol take?
Cardiff to Bristol is on average 0 hr 51 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 0 hr 45 min.
Which companies operate from Cardiff to Bristol?
The train journey from Cardiff to Bristol is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: CrossCountry and Great Western Railway.
How many train connections per day go from Cardiff to Bristol?
Cardiff to Bristol has 27 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Cardiff to Bristol leave?
The earliest train from Cardiff to Bristol departs at 5:07 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Cardiff to Bristol depart?
The latest train from Cardiff to Bristol departs at 9:30 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Cardiff to Bristol in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $7.19 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
From which stations can I leave from Cardiff to Bristol?
There are 4 station(s) that you can depart from Cardiff to go to Bristol. You can go from Cardiff Central, Cardiff (Cathays), Heath Low Level and Cardiff Kingsway Stop GC and you can arrive at Bristol University of the West of England, Bristol City Centre, Bristol Temple Meads and Bristol Airport.
How many direct connections depart from Cardiff to Bristol?
There are on average 23 direct connection(s) from Cardiff to go to Bristol.
What's the fastest journey time between Cardiff to Bristol by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Cardiff and Bristol is 0 hr 45 min.
Is there a direct train from Cardiff to Bristol?
Yes, there is a direct train between Cardiff and Bristol.
What are the CO2 emissions for Cardiff to Bristol by train?
The train journey from Cardiff to Bristol creates 2.84kg of CO2 emissions.

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