Duration 5h 11m
Distance 178.5 miles
Average price £100
Frequency 16/day

Trip overview

The average train between Bristol and Hastings takes 5h 11m and the fastest train takes 4h 47m. There is a train service every few hours from Bristol to Hastings. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Reading

  1. Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Reading
  3. Gatwick Airport
  4. Hastings
5h 1m
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£71 - £146

Bristol to Hastings train times

Trains run hourly between Bristol and Hastings. The earliest departure is at 15:00 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Bristol is at 19:00 which arrives into Hastings at 23:48. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 11m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Bristol to Hastings. However, there are services departing from Bristol Temple Meads and arriving at Hastings via Reading and Gatwick Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 1m.

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The distance between Bristol and Hastings is 144 miles. The road distance is 178.5 miles.

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Bristol to Hastings train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Bristol Temple Meads station.

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Bristol to Hastings train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Hastings station.

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