Trains from Leicester to Bristol

Leicester to Bristol train information

Leicester Bristol train map

Train duration 2h44m
Arrival Bristol, England
Departure Leicester, England
Distance 103 Miles
Train operators Cross Country
Lowest train price from £16.80
Average train price £28.00
  • All trains between Leicester (East Midlands England) to Bristol (South West England) are operated by Cross Country. The services on board may vary depending on the rail operator.
  • On average, it takes normally 2h44m by train to cover the 103 miles to go to Bristol from Leicester. The train duration can change depending if the train is direct or with changes.
  • We found trains from £16.80 to travel in the next 180 days. Fares can change depending on when you travel or how long in advance you buy your ticket.

Best prices for Leicester to Bristol train tickets

from £16.80 MORE 2h34m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £10.40 MORE 4h21m
Flight
from £121.42 MORE 18h09m

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

Leicester - Bristol: the best time to book cheap trains

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

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£37

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£37

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£37

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Days before Departure

The Prices for train tickets Leicester to Bristol tend to increase if you don't book early. Based on our data, if you purchase your ticket 1 month in advance, the price of the ticket starts at £30 whereas when booking on the day you're travelling, you will need to spend at least £44 for your trip. Thus, you will save 33% 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 Leicester to Bristol trains

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Leicester
Bristol
Parkway
£20.60 11/04/2020 12:18 Cross Country 27 days ago
Leicester
Bristol
Parkway
£20.60 11/04/2020 19:18 Cross Country 27 days ago
Leicester
Bristol
Parkway
£23.20 11/04/2020 19:50 Cross Country 27 days ago
Leicester
Bristol
Parkway
£24.60 11/04/2020 17:18 Cross Country 27 days ago
Leicester
Bristol
Parkway
£26.80 11/04/2020 13:18 Cross Country 27 days ago
Leicester
Bristol
Parkway
£26.80 11/04/2020 14:18 Cross Country 27 days ago
Leicester
Bristol
Parkway
£27.80 11/04/2020 12:50 Cross Country 27 days ago
Leicester
Bristol
Parkway
£28.30 11/04/2020 18:50 Cross Country 27 days ago
Leicester
Bristol
Parkway
£30.80 11/04/2020 17:50 Cross Country 27 days ago
Leicester
Bristol
Parkway
£33.00 11/04/2020 14:50 Cross Country 27 days ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

Leicester Bristol train

Discount Leicester - Bristol train tickets

Do you want to travel at the lowest fares? Many railcards and tricks can be obtained to pay less for your Leicester Bristol train ticket and make even more savings on your tickets: special train fares for children, railcards for all ages, group travel, or charity discount. There are many types of railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Two together railcard, Family and Friends Railcard, Senior railcard, Disabled persons railcard.

  • To understand the savings that you can make with a railcard, you need to assess the number of journeys you need to make earnings. You will see that commonly only a few trips are needed.

    For your calculation, you must include the cost of your railcard, i.e £30, the discount on each journey (i.e.: 34%) as well as the cost of your ticket. The average cost of a Leicester Bristol ticket is £27.56 (1).

    Divide the cost of your railcard by the discount: £30/34%= £88. Then divide £88 by £27.56: £88/£27.56 = 3.19. You will need to make on average 4 trips from Bristol to Leicester (one way trip) with your railcard to start saving money.

  • Railcards enable you to get a third off most adult 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
Leicester to Bristol train £27.56 £18.37 £9.19 3.2

(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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