Travelling by train to Arnolfini is super-easy. The nearest railway station to Arnolfini is Bristol Temple Meads, which is served by GWR services throughout the day. It's 20 minutes to Arnolfini on foot - you'll find it west of the station on Narrow Quay.

Woven into the fabric of Bristol since 1961, Arnolfini is an international centre for contemporary arts welcoming people of all ages to exhibitions, performance, dance, film, music, workshops and family events. Complemented by a fantastic bookshop and busy bar/café overlooking the harbourside, Arnolfini is a great place to meet family, friends and, in keeping with the ethos of founder Jeremey Rees, to ‘Enjoy Yourself.’

Visit the Arnolfini website for opening information.


This attraction has free entry for all, although donations are welcome.

Station details & facilities

Departures and arrivals from Bristol Temple Meads

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Bristol Temple Meads station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to London PaddingtonGreat Western Railway04:533On time
to TauntonGreat Western Railway05:004On time
to Portsmouth HarbourGreat Western Railway05:0113On time
to Severn BeachGreat Western Railway05:105On time
to Cardiff CentralCrossCountry05:203On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from TauntonGreat Western Railway06:186On time
from Bristol ParkwayGreat Western Railway06:3111On time
from Severn BeachGreat Western Railway06:348On time
from WestburyGreat Western Railway06:485On time
from Weston-super-MareGreat Western Railway06:5111On time

Europe’s leading train and coach app

We help customers across Europe make more than 172,000 smarter journeys every day.