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Duration 4h 20m
Distance 131.6 miles
Average price £70
Frequency 15/day

Trip overview

The average train between Bristol and West Sussex takes 4h 20m and the fastest train takes 3h 37m. There is a train service every few hours from Bristol to West Sussex. 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 Southampton

  1. Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Southampton Central
  3. West Sussex
3h 53m
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£45 - £85

Bristol to West Sussex train times

Trains run hourly between Bristol and West Sussex. The earliest departure is at 05:00 in the morning, and the last departure from Bristol is at 21:46 which arrives into West Sussex at 08:01. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 20m. 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 West Sussex. However, there are services departing from Bristol Temple Meads and arriving at Billingshurst via Southampton Central and Barnham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 53m.

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The distance between Bristol and West Sussex is 100 miles. The road distance is 131.6 miles.

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

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Bristol to West Sussex train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Barnham station.

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You can take a train from Bristol to West Sussex via Southampton Central and Barnham in around 3h 53m.
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£28 - £35
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£28 - £35
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£28 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£45 - £65
Train from Southampton Central to Barnham
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£16 - £20
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£16 - £20
Anytime Day 1st Class
£27 - £40

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