There are 5 ways to get from Bristol to Southall by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington

$68 - $124

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Bus  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station 202 / ...

$36 - $41

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Train via Reading  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Southall

$59 - $107

Bus via Bath City Centre, Bus Station  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol City Centre, The Centre to Bath City Centre, Bus Station X39 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bath to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express

$36 - $47

Drive  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Southall 108.1 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Southall is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 1 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Southall is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 1 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol station to Southall station. However, there are services departing from Bristol, Bus Station and arriving at Southall Station via Heathrow Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bristol to Southall. However, there are services departing from Bristol Temple Meads and arriving at Southall via London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 1 min.

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The distance between Bristol and Southall is 96 miles. The road distance is 108.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Southall without a car is to train which takes 2 h 1 min and costs £50 - £95.

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It takes approximately 2 h 1 min to get from Bristol to Southall, including transfers.

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Bristol to Southall bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bristol, Bus Station.

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

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The best way to get from Bristol to Southall is to train which takes 2 h 1 min and costs £50 - £95. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £27 - £32 and takes 2 h 39 min.

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Bristol to Southall bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Heathrow Central Bus Station.

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Bristol to Southall train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at London Paddington station.

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Map of how to get from Bristol to Southall.
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  • Distance: 96.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 1 min

What companies run services between Bristol, England and Southall, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Bristol to Southall hourly. Tickets cost $60 - $120 and the journey takes 1 h 40 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bristol to Southall 3 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $80
Train from Reading to Southall
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $27
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bath to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com

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