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  1. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    07:52
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    14:51
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 7 estimated
    14:51
    London Kings Cross
    16:00
    London Paddington
    16:00
    London Paddington
    Platform 3 estimated
    17:39
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 13 estimated
    on time
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 13 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak
  2. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    07:52
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    11:56
    Newcastle
    Platform 2 estimated
    12:34
    Newcastle
    Platform 4 estimated
    18:42
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 10 estimated
    on time
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 10 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  3. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 4 estimated
    08:20
    Aberdeen
    Platform 4 estimated
    10:49
    Haymarket
    Platform 1 estimated
    10:57
    Haymarket
    Platform 4 estimated
    13:57
    Crewe
    Platform 5 estimated
    14:08
    Crewe
    Platform 6 estimated
    16:39
    Newport (South Wales)
    Platform 2 estimated
    16:45
    Newport (South Wales)
    Platform 4 estimated
    17:19
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 11 estimated
    on time
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 11 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  4. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 4 estimated
    08:20
    Aberdeen
    Platform 4 estimated
    10:49
    Haymarket
    Platform 1 estimated
    10:57
    Haymarket
    Platform 4 estimated
    15:05
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 1 estimated
    15:17
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 11B estimated
    17:40
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 12 estimated
    on time
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 12 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  5. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 7N estimated
    08:42
    Aberdeen
    Platform 7N estimated
    11:16
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 7 estimated
    11:16
    Glasgow Queen Street
    12:00
    Glasgow Central
    12:00
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    14:57
    Crewe
    Platform 5 estimated
    15:08
    Crewe
    Platform 6 estimated
    17:21
    Newport (South Wales)
    Platform 2 estimated
    17:44
    Newport (South Wales)
    Platform 4 estimated
    18:19
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 11 estimated
    on time
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 11 estimated
    4 changes
    Peak
  6. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3 estimated
    09:07
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3 estimated
    11:35
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 16 estimated
    12:00
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 11 estimated
    16:38
    London Kings Cross
    16:38
    London Kings Cross
    17:30
    London Paddington
    17:30
    London Paddington
    Platform 8 estimated
    19:14
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 15 estimated
    on time
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 15 estimated
    3 changes
    Super Off Peak
  7. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3 estimated
    09:07
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3 estimated
    11:35
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 16 estimated
    12:00
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 11 estimated
    13:27
    Newcastle
    Platform 4 estimated
    13:35
    Newcastle
    Platform 3 estimated
    19:43
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 12 estimated
    on time
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 12 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  8. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    09:52
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    12:26
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 2 estimated
    12:52
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    15:57
    Crewe
    Platform 5 estimated
    16:08
    Crewe
    Platform 6 estimated
    18:39
    Newport (South Wales)
    Platform 2 estimated
    18:44
    Newport (South Wales)
    Platform 4 estimated
    19:18
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 9 estimated
    on time
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 9 estimated
    3 changes
    Off Peak
  9. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    09:52
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    16:50
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 3 estimated
    16:50
    London Kings Cross
    18:00
    London Paddington
    18:00
    London Paddington
    Platform 4 estimated
    19:44
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 13 estimated
    on time
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 13 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak
  10. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    09:52
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    13:56
    Newcastle
    Platform 4 estimated
    14:36
    Newcastle
    Platform 3 estimated
    20:42
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 10 estimated
    on time
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 10 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak

Journey information from Aberdeen to Bristol Temple Meads

  • Train Fares from: £67.50
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct

Travelling from Aberdeen to Bristol by train

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).

For more information visit our CrossCountry page.

Route information from Aberdeen to Bristol

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.

Things to do in Bristol

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.

  • How long does it take to travel from Aberdeen to Bristol Temple Meads by train?

    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.

    Avg. Duration
  • Are there direct trains from Aberdeen to Bristol Temple Meads?

    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.

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

    The distance between Aberdeen and Bristol Temple Meads is 394 miles.

    Distance: 394 miles
  • What time is the first train from Aberdeen to Bristol Temple Meads?

    The first train from Aberdeen to Bristol Temple Meads departs at .

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

    The last train from Aberdeen 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.
  • Savings tips for Aberdeen to Bristol Temple Meads

    • If you take this train more than 3 times per week, you may be able save money with a Season Ticket. Find out more and see if you can buy a season ticket for Aberdeen to Bristol Temple Meads here.
    • Use a railcard. National Railcards offer up to 1/3 off train tickets and offer great value for money if you travel by train several times a year. Find out more about railcards here.
    For more tips on saving money on train travel read our cheap train tickets guide here.

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