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Duration 11h 42m
Distance 378.2 miles
Average price £444
Frequency 5/day

Trip overview

The average train between Stranraer and Bristol takes 11h 42m and the fastest train takes 8h 32m. The train service runs several times per day from Stranraer to Bristol. 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. Stranraer
  2. Troon
  3. Glasgow Central
  4. Warrington Bank Quay
  5. Birmingham New Street
  6. Bristol
9h 51m
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£174 - £593

Stranraer to Bristol train times

Trains run five times a day between Stranraer and Bristol. The earliest departure is at 13:04 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Stranraer is at 21:03 which arrives into Bristol at 15:35. All services require a transfer, and take on average 11h 42m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Stranraer to Bristol. However, there are services departing from Stranraer and arriving at Bristol Temple Meads via Troon, Glasgow Central, Warrington Bank Quay and Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 51m.

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The distance between Stranraer and Bristol is 260 miles. The road distance is 378.2 miles.

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Stranraer to Bristol train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Stranraer station.

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Stranraer to Bristol train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Bristol Temple Meads station.

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