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London to Bristol travellers can take a half hourly direct First Great Western service from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads. Additionally, others can travel an hourly indirect route that changes to a CrossCountry service at Bristol Parkway. Both routes take just under 2 hours to reach Bristol.
Complimentary drinks are given to first class passengers travelling with First Great Western as well as the choice of at-seat dining. Hot and cold snacks are available to all passengers and standard class travellers can charge their mobile phones or plug in their laptops at selected power points.
CrossCountry services supply tea, coffee and snacks for all their travellers and the at-seat dining is available from 6am to 8pm.*Information correct at time of writing (March 2011). May be subject to change
The average journey time between London Paddington and Bristol Temple Meads is 1 hour 45 minutes. The fastest journey time is 1 hour 39 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 108 trains per day travelling from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.
Yes, it is possible to travel from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads.
The first train from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads departs at . The last train from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads departs at . No sleeper services are available. There may also be less services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
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