Barry to Bristol by train

  • First train
    05:14
  • Last train
    23:15
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 3m
  • Distance
    53 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    22
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 47m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Barry to Bristol by train

Fast trains from Barry to Bristol take around 1 hour and 3 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 53 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Barry and Bristol.

1. Are there direct trains from Barry to Bristol?

Journeys between Barry and Bristol usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 23 departures on the route from Barry to Bristol every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 20 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Barry to Bristol?

The Barry to Bristol train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 3 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Barry to Bristol train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Bristol is usually scheduled to depart Barry around 05:14 and the last train is around 22:44. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Barry around 05:58, and the last at 23:15.

When to book Barry to Bristol train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Barry to Bristol by train.

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Which train companies operate between Barry and Bristol?

More than one train company operates on the route from Barry to Bristol, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • First Great Western
  • GWR
  • Great Western Railway
  • Transport For Wales

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.