Don't forget to buy food and drinks in advance if you need them: train stations do not always have shops, while onboard cafés are not always available and often very expensive.
When it comes to relatively long journeys like between Glasgow and Bristol, you can can consider taking a high-speed train or a plane to cut your journey's duration.
Which stations serve the rail line Glasgow - Bristol?
The trains to Bristol will leave from Glasgow Central [ GLC ] or Glasgow Queen Street [ GLQ ] and will arrive at Bristol Temple Meads [ BRI ].
How many train connections are there from Glasgow to Bristol every day?
If you want to travel from Glasgow to Bristol by train, there are 27 available connections per day. The main part of these connections, that is to say 21 routes, include one or many changes and the rest, that is to say 6 routes, are direct lines. Thus, selecting a ticket with an indirect line could be more efficient if you want to reach Bristol at the last minute especially if there are too few connections even though the trip is longer. Despite that, please take a ticket for a direct line if you do not want any change
When are the frist and last trains from Glasgow to Bristol scheduled?
With the fastest connections you will be in Bristol in 5 hours and 45 minutes, but on average it takes 8 hours and 21 minutes. The first train headed to Bristol is at 16:04, while the last one leaves Glasgow at 01:04.