Duration 2h 55m
Distance 69.9 miles
Average price £64
Frequency 18/day

Trip overview

The average train between Bristol and Poole takes 2h 55m and the fastest train takes 2h 37m. There is a train service every few hours from Bristol to Poole. 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 • 2h 42m

  1. Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Southampton Central
  3. Poole
2h 42m
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£47 - £87

Bristol to Poole train times

Trains run hourly between Bristol and Poole. The earliest departure is at 16:22 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Bristol is at 21:22 which arrives into Poole at 00:30. All services require a transfer at Southampton Central and take an average of 2h 55m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Bristol to Poole. However, there are services departing from Bristol Temple Meads and arriving at Poole via Southampton Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 42m.

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The distance between Bristol and Poole is 58 miles. The road distance is 69.9 miles.

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

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Bristol to Poole train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Poole station.

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