Bristol to Heathrow by train

  • First train
    04:45
  • Last train
    22:30
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 45m
  • Distance
    145 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    48
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 15m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Bristol to Heathrow by train

Fast trains from Bristol to Heathrow take around 1 hour and 45 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 145 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bristol and Heathrow.

1. Are there direct trains from Bristol to Heathrow?

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

We usually find around 50 departures on the route from Bristol to Heathrow every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 51 departures.

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

The Bristol to Heathrow train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 45 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Heathrow is usually scheduled to depart Bristol around 04:45 and the last train is around 22:35. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bristol around 05:30, and the last at 22:30.

When to book Bristol to Heathrow 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 Heathrow by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bristol and Heathrow?

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

  • First Great Western
  • GWR
  • Great Western Railway
  • Heathrow Express
  • TfL Rail

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.