A full-size replica of the famous sailing ship that discovered Newfoundland in 1497, with regular local trips up and down the river Avon!

It's easy to reach The Matthew of Bristol Boat Trips, in Bristol, by train. Simply hop on a train to Bristol Temple Meads station and then it's just a short walk across the historic city.

For more info including times and operating dates, visit The Matthew of Bristol Boat Trips’ website.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours: Please note: Reservations and tickets requiring reservations are sold at the following times only: Mon - Sat 08:30 - 18:00
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays05:30 - 21:30
Saturday 05:30 - 21:30
Sunday 06:45 - 21:30
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
ShopsAvailable
PostboxAvailable
TelephonesAvailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
ATMAvailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
ToiletsAvailable
ShowersUnavailable
Baby changeAvailable
WiFiAvailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes
Staff assistance is available; please request assistance from any member of staff if you have not booked assistance in advance.
Customer Service notes
Please call our Customer Services Centre on 03457 000 125 (07:00-22:00 every day)
Customer help pointsUnavailable
CCTVAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorAPCOA Parking (UK) Limited
Car parking spaces374
Carpark charges
Annual£1463.00
Daily£11.30
Monthly£183.50
Three Monthly£504.00
Weekly£56.50
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces444
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
Platforms 3 and 4 and at the front of station
Cycle storage notes<p>Please note cycles can be carried on our trains free of charge.</p>
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

via lifts to all platforms and facilties, ticket office is also step free

Ramps for train accessAvailable
WheelchairsAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

Accessible taxis are available

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 Portsmouth HarbourGreat Western Railway05:005On time
to Severn BeachGreat Western Railway05:105On time
to Cardiff CentralCrossCountry05:203On time
to London PaddingtonGreat Western Railway05:2515On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from TauntonGreat Western Railway06:196On time
from Severn BeachGreat Western Railway06:4013On time
from WestburyGreat Western Railway06:4713On time
from Weston-super-MareGreat Western Railway06:527Scheduled
from Worcester Shrub HillGreat Western Railway06:531On time

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