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Aberdeen to Bristol Temple Meads

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  1. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 6S
    08:51
    Aberdeen
    Platform 6S
    11:16
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 7 estimated
    11:16
    Glasgow Queen Street
    12:00
    Glasgow Central
    12:00
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    15:33
    Wolverhampton
    Platform 2 estimated
    15:41
    Wolverhampton
    Platform 3 estimated
    15:58
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 2A estimated
    16:12
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 11B estimated
    17:40
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 12 estimated
    on time
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 12 estimated
    4 changes
    Peak
  2. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3
    09:04
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3
    11:39
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 17 estimated
    12:00
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 2 estimated
    13:27
    Newcastle
    Platform 4 estimated
    13:35
    Newcastle
    Platform 10 estimated
    16:28
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 10A estimated
    16:42
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 2A estimated
    18:07
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 6 estimated
    on time
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 6 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  3. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3
    09:04
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3
    11:39
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 17 estimated
    12:08
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 7 estimated
    18:42
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 10 estimated
    on time
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 10 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  4. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    09:52
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    12:26
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 19 estimated
    12:52
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    16:33
    Wolverhampton
    Platform 2 estimated
    16:41
    Wolverhampton
    Platform 3 estimated
    16:58
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 2A estimated
    17:12
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 11B estimated
    18:42
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 10 estimated
    on time
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 10 estimated
    3 changes
    Off Peak
  5. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    09:52
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    12:26
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 19 estimated
    12:52
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    17:05
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 1 estimated
    17:42
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 2A estimated
    19:06
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 3 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  6. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    09:52
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    12:26
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 19 estimated
    13:07
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 11 estimated
    19:45
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 12 estimated
    on time
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 12 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  7. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 6S estimated
    10:43
    Aberdeen
    Platform 6S estimated
    13:14
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 5 estimated
    13:14
    Glasgow Queen Street
    14:00
    Glasgow Central
    14:00
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    17:33
    Wolverhampton
    Platform 2 estimated
    17:41
    Wolverhampton
    Platform 3 estimated
    17:58
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 2A estimated
    18:12
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 11 estimated
    19:45
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 12 estimated
    on time
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 12 estimated
    4 changes
    Off Peak
  8. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 6S estimated
    10:43
    Aberdeen
    Platform 6S estimated
    13:14
    Glasgow Queen Street
    Platform 5 estimated
    13:14
    Glasgow Queen Street
    14:00
    Glasgow Central
    14:00
    Glasgow Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    18:05
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 1 estimated
    18:42
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 1M estimated
    20:09
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 3 estimated
    3 changes
    Off Peak
  9. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    11:02
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    13:32
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 15 estimated
    14:09
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 19 estimated
    20:42
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 12 estimated
    on time
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 12 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  10. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3 estimated
    12:07
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3 estimated
    14:29
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 17 estimated
    14:52
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    17:57
    Crewe
    Platform 5 estimated
    18:07
    Crewe
    Platform 5 estimated
    18:58
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 2A estimated
    19:12
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 11B estimated
    20:42
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 12 estimated
    on time
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 12 estimated
    3 changes
    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.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

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How to find cheap train tickets from Aberdeen to Bristol Temple Meads

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from£67.50
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from£82
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from£90.60
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from£96

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