Trains from Bristol to York

Bristol to York train information

Bristol York train map

Train duration 4h07m
Arrival York, England
Departure Bristol, England
Distance 185 Miles
Train operators Cross Country
Lowest train price from £135.50
Average train price £165.00
  • All trains from Bristol (South West England) to York (Yorkshire and the Humber England) are provided by Cross Country. The services on board can vary depending on the rail company.
  • There are 185 miles between the two cities and the average duration between Bristol to York is around 4h07m. Train travel is most of the time the fastest way to travel to York from Bristol, and it's also a greener option than driving or taking the plane.
  • The lowest ticket price we've found for the next 180 days is £135.50 one way.

Best prices for Bristol to York train tickets

from £135.50 MORE 4h02m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £21.00 MORE 8h01m
from £16.20 MORE 7h35m

Bristol - York prices calendar

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from Bristol to York by train, bus, ride sharing and plane.

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Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 72 hours from the data provided by our partners.

Bristol - York: the best time to book cheap trains

Price of the ticket when booking in advance or at the last minute

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£56

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£86

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Days before Departure

The Prices for train tickets Bristol to York tend to increase the closer you get to your departure day. Based on our data, if you purchase your ticket 1 month in advance, the price of the ticket starts at £44 whereas when booking on the day you're travelling, you will need to spend at least £86 for your trip. Thus, you will save 49% on the price of your ticket by buying your ticket 1 month in advance as opposed to on the day you're travelling.

The data are based on the best fares found over the past 6 months when buying in advance versus at the last minute.

Best prices for Bristol to York trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Bristol and York by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets York to Bristol and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Bristol
Temple Meads
York
£135.50 14/09/2022 10:35 Cross Country 1 month ago
Bristol
Temple Meads
York
£150.20 14/09/2022 08:35 Cross Country 1 month ago
Bristol
Temple Meads
York
£150.20 14/09/2022 09:32 Cross Country 1 month ago
Bristol
Temple Meads
York
£221.00 14/09/2022 09:00 1 month ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

Bristol York train

Discount Bristol - York train tickets

National Railcards can save you a lot if you're using the train. Depending on your age as well as your situation, you are able to get one of the 5 different railcards: Disabled persons, 16-25, Two together, Senior or Family and Friends railcards. Railcards can enable you to pay less for your Bristol York train ticket.

The main benefit of getting a railcard is that you only need a few trips to earn as much money as you spent.

You will need to pay at least £88 of train tickets across the whole year for the railcard to pay for itsfel. It corresponds to the price of the card, thirty pounds, divided by the saving, thirty four percent. On every train that you book after that, you will make savings.

For instance, train tickets from Bristol to York cost on average £164.22 (1). By dividing £88 by £164.22 (£88/£164.22 = 0.54), it appears that after only 1 one way trips from York to Bristol, the card will have paid for itself.

Railcards enable you to get a third off most train fares for a year. The Disabled persons railcard costs £20 and the 5 other railcards £30.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
Bristol to York train £164.22 £109.48 £54.74 0.54

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare

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