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From Aberdeen there's no direct train to Bristol Temple Meads, as a change is required at Edinburgh Waverley. From there, you can board a train to Bristol.
CrossCountry trains all come with a First Class option. There's a buffet car on most trains, if not, then there will be a buffet cart providing at-seat service. Most CrossCountry trains on this route feature a Quiet Coach and there's free WiFi if you travel in First Class (WiFi can be purchased for a small fee if you're seated in Standard).
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Starting your journey at Aberdeen, you can look forward to some breathtaking views of Scotland´s East coast and Dundee before heading to Edinburgh, Scotland's capital city.
Once you change at Edinburgh, the train takes you through the Lowlands of Scotland and provides scenic views of the English East coast, taking in sights across Newcastle, York, Leeds, Sheffield and the Peak District before heading to Birmingham. You'll then pass by the Cotswolds, the scenic villages of South-Central England that have strayed into the 21st-century from another era.
Bristol is the city of bridges. For that reason, make sure you visit the Clifton Suspension Bridge, which spans the Avon Gorge and the River Avon. Another highlight of the city is the street art. After all, Bristol is Banksy´s hometown.
If you happen to be in the city in July, don´t miss Bristol Shakespeare Festival, one of the most important literature festivals in Britain.
The average journey time between Aberdeen and Bristol Temple Meads is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 1 trains per day travelling from Aberdeen to Bristol Temple Meads. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Aberdeen to Bristol Temple Meads without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Aberdeen to Bristol Temple Meads.
The distance between Aberdeen and Bristol Temple Meads is 394 miles.
The first train from Aberdeen to Bristol Temple Meads departs at .
The last train from Aberdeen to Bristol Temple Meads departs at .
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