Duration 3h 34m
Distance 181 miles
Average price £80
Frequency 23/day

Trip overview

The average train between Bristol and Liverpool takes 3h 34m and the fastest train takes 3h 8m. There is a train service every few hours from Bristol to Liverpool. 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 Birmingham

  1. Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Birmingham New Street
  3. Liverpool
3h 22m
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£66 - £99

Bristol to Liverpool train times

Trains run hourly between Bristol and Liverpool. The earliest departure is at 17:00 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Bristol is at 22:00 which arrives into Liverpool at 07:43. All services require a transfer at Birmingham New Street and take an average of 3h 34m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Bristol to Liverpool? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Bristol to Liverpool. However, there are services departing from Bristol Temple Meads and arriving at Liverpool Lime Street via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 22m.

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The distance between Bristol and Liverpool is 137 miles. The road distance is 181 miles.

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Bristol to Liverpool train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Bristol Temple Meads station.

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Bristol to Liverpool train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Liverpool Lime Street station.

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You can take a train from Bristol to Liverpool via Birmingham New Street in around 3h 22m.
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