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Duration 18h 53m
Distance 822 km
Average price 460€
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Bristol and Sylt (Island) takes 18h 53m and the fastest train takes 14h 9m. The train service runs several times per day from Bristol to Sylt (Island). The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Bristol Temple Meads
  2. London St Pancras Eurostar
  3. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  4. Koeln Hbf
  5. Hamburg-Altona
  6. Niebüll
14h 58m
234€ - 785€

Bristol to Sylt (Island) train times

Trains run twice daily between Bristol and Niebüll. The earliest departure is at 06:00 in the morning, and the last departure from Bristol is at 15:23 which arrives into Niebüll at 16:59. All services require a transfer, and take on average 18h 53m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Bristol to Sylt (Island). However, there are services departing from Bristol Temple Meads and arriving at Niebuell via Paddington, London St Pancras Eurostar, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, Koeln Hbf and Hamburg-Altona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 58m.

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The distance between Bristol and Sylt (Island) is 822 km.

Bristol to Sylt (Island) train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Bristol Temple Meads station.

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Bristol to Sylt (Island) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Niebuell station.

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Sylt (Island) is 1h ahead of Bristol. It is currently 5:14 AM in Bristol and 6:14 AM in Sylt (Island).

There are 478+ hotels available in Sylt (Island). Prices start at 87€ per night.

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