Trains from York to Bristol

York to Bristol train information

York Bristol train map

Train duration 3h47m
Arrival Bristol, England
Departure York, England
Distance 185 Miles
Train operators Cross Country
Lowest train price from £63.40
Average train price £64.00
  • There are several rail providers across the UK & Europe but the services between York in England to Bristol in England are operated by Cross Country.
  • There are 185 miles between the two cities and the average duration between York to Bristol is around 3h47m. Train travel is most of the time the fastest way to travel to Bristol from York, and it's also a greener option than driving or taking the plane.
  • We found trains from £63.40 to travel in the next 180 days. Fares may change depending on the travel date as well as how much time in advance you book your ticket.

Best prices for York to Bristol train tickets

from £63.40 MORE 3h52m
Other modes of transport available
from £20.20 MORE 8h13m
from €9.98 MORE 9h40m

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York - Bristol: the best time to book cheap trains

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Days before Departure

The Prices for train tickets York to Bristol tend to increase if you don't book early. Based on our data, if you purchase your ticket 2 months in advance, the price of the ticket starts at £34 whereas when booking on the day you're travelling, you will need to spend at least £59 for your trip. Thus, you will save 42% on the price of your ticket by buying your ticket 2 months 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 York to Bristol trains

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Temple Meads
£63.40 06/11/2021 09:44 Cross Country 2 days ago
Temple Meads
£63.40 06/11/2021 08:44 Cross Country 2 days ago
Temple Meads
£63.40 06/11/2021 10:44 Cross Country 2 days ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

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Discount York - Bristol train tickets

Willing to travel for cheap? Many railcards and deals exist to spend less for your York Bristol train ticket and save even more money on your tickets: special train fares for children, railcards for all ages, group travel, or charity discount. There are five types of railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Two together railcard, Family and Friends Railcard, Senior railcard, Disabled persons railcard.

What are the benefits of a railcard?

In order to understand the benefits of a railcard, you can calculate how many trips you need to break even. You will see that usually only a few trips are needed.

For your assessment, you have to include the railcard cost, for instance £30, your savings on each trip (i.e.: 34%) and the cost of your ticket. The average price of a York Bristol ticket is £63.40 (1).

Divide the railcard cost by the saving: £30/34%= £88. Now divide £88 by £63.40: £88/£63.40 = 1.39. It will take you about 2 trips from Bristol to York (one way journey) with your railcard to break even.

How much do I need to pay for a railcard?

All railcards cost £30 except the Disabled persons railcard that costs £20. Railcards enable you to get 34% off most adult fares, hence you will save 1/3 on most train tickets.

(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
York to Bristol train £63.40 £42.27 £21.13 1.39

(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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