Bristol to Darlington by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 15m
  • Distance
    341 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 31m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Bristol to Darlington by train

Fast trains from Bristol to Darlington take around 4 hours and 15 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 341 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bristol and Darlington.

1. Are there direct trains from Bristol to Darlington?

Direct trains from Bristol to Darlington have been found.

We usually find around 23 direct trains on the route from Bristol to Darlington every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 24 departures.

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

The Bristol to Darlington train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 15 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Darlington is usually scheduled to depart Bristol around 06:27 and the last train is around 17:40. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bristol around 06:12, and the last at 17:40.

When to book Bristol to Darlington 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 Bristol to Darlington by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bristol and Darlington?

CrossCountry is the train company that operates on the route from Bristol to Darlington.

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.