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For a train from Bristol to Manchester, advance tickets can be as low as £21.20, while fares on average are £30.25. To secure the cheapest train ticket, it is advisable to book in advance and avoid peak times. For more affordable options, please refer to our train ticket calendar.

Bristol to Manchester Live Train Timetable

Find trains from Bristol to Manchester today (23 Jun 2024) with train times, live train status, departure/arrival stations, duration, train operators, and other journey details. View the full-day timetable or search for different dates here.

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09:04

Bristol Parkway

12:30

Manchester Piccadilly

On time

3h 26m

CrossCountry
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09:05

Bristol Temple Meads

13:12

Manchester Piccadilly

On time

4h 7m

Great Western Railway
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10:04

Bristol Parkway

13:29

Manchester Piccadilly

On time

3h 25m

CrossCountry
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10:05

Bristol Temple Meads

14:15

Manchester Piccadilly

On time

4h 10m

Great Western Railway
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11:06

Bristol Parkway

14:29

Manchester Piccadilly

On time

3h 23m

CrossCountry
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11:11

Bristol Temple Meads

15:15

Manchester Piccadilly

On time

4h 4m

Great Western Railway
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12:13

Bristol Temple Meads

16:15

Manchester Piccadilly

On time

4h 2m

Great Western Railway
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13:19

Bristol Temple Meads

17:15

Manchester Piccadilly

On time

3h 56m

Great Western Railway
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14:15

Bristol Temple Meads

18:14

Manchester Piccadilly

On time

3h 59m

Great Western Railway
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15:41

Bristol Parkway

19:14

Manchester Piccadilly

On time

3h 33m

Great Western Railway
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Bristol to Manchester Train Journey Information

Effortlessly plan your journey from Bristol to Manchester. Discover the earliest and latest train times, departure and arrival stations, distance, travel duration, and pricing options to enhance your trip.

First train
09:04
Last train
23:04
Departure station
Bristol
Arrival station
Manchester
Distance
136KM
Journey time
From 2h 48m
Price
From £21.20
Train operators
CrossCountry, Great Western Railway, Northern, Transport for Wales

Bristol to Manchester Train Travel Guide

Travelling by train from Bristol to Manchester provides passengers with a convenient and efficient way to commute or explore, ensuring timely arrivals. For a flawless travel experience, please consult our Train Journey Planner.

Plan Your Train Journey

The train from Bristol to Manchester takes approximately 2h 48m. The first train departs at 09:04 and the last train leaves at 23:04. 20 trains run daily from Bristol to Manchester. Use our Train Journey Planner and Timetable for more details.

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Train tickets from Bristol to Manchester are available with Split Ticket and Advance tickets. The average fare is around £30.25, while the cheapest fare is £21.20. Besides, you can book cheap tickets on off-peak time, which usually begin at 09:30.(Intercity Off-Peak times: Monday to Friday from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00) . Accurate ticket prices vary depending on the time of day, route, and class selected.

Train Stations

You can explore your Manchester train journey from Huddersfield,Preston (Lancs),Todmorden,Macclesfield,Crewe,Liverpool Lime Street,or Lancaster Station.

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