Save on Your Train Tickets to Bristol with Split Ticketing

Get cheap tickets to Bristol by splitting your ticket.

Split ticketing involves splitting your fare into multiple tickets to cover separate parts of the journey whilst traveling on exactly the same train.

Use our ticket search to find hidden split ticket fares. The average saving for these is 30% but you could save up to 70%!

On top of that you’ll pay NO booking or card fees when booking with us. We just take a small percentage of the saving.


Journey to any of these stations when buying cheap train tickets to Bristol:

Bristol Airport

Bristol Parkway

Bristol Temple Meads

St Andrews Road


Examples of the savings that can be made when buying cheap train tickets to Bristol with SplitMyFare:

Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street

Standard Fare: £22.4

SplitMyFare: £17.45

By splitting with us you can make a massive saving of £4.95


Bristol Temple Meads to Edinburgh

Standard Fare: £74.5

SplitMyFare: £69.55

By splitting with us you can make a massive saving of £4.95


Bristol Temple Meads to Leeds

Standard Fare: £49.5

SplitMyFare: £36.9

By splitting with us you can make a massive saving of £12.60



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"The Bristol Channel was always my guide, and I was always able to draw an imaginary line from my bed to our house over in Wales. It was a great comfort.” Roahl Dahl


Why Visit Bristol by Rail?

Known for its maritime history, Bristol offers a wide range of attractions including heritage sites that ooze imagination, as well as world-class street art from the likes of Banksy, that add colour and spice to the entire town. Bristol is also known for its offbeat character, thanks to the cross-cultural vibe of the neighbourhoods and the vibrant street art scene.

Bristol’s main railway station is Temple Meads, which is about a 15 minute walk from the city centre. It has regular train services, both inter-city and regional, coming from the cities of Birmingham, Bath, Cardiff, Glasgow, York, London and many more. The railway station is the oldest station in the world that has continuously operated to today.

There’s another railway station in Bristol, Bristol Parkway, which is located several miles away from the city centre. This railway station has frequent train services and most of them are of the same locations as those in the Temple Meads. If you’re coming from London, you can take the train from London Paddington.

Bristol has plenty of excellent visitor attractions. First, the Curious Science Centre, an interactive science museum that’s located within the city centre features hundreds of hands-on exhibits including live shows and a Planetarium. The Bristol Zoo Gardens is also worth a visit. It’s the 5th oldest zoo in the world and has more than 400 animal species.

The Brunel's SS Great Britain, a historic ship also located within Bristol’s city centre is another popular attraction in the city. Here, visitors can wander through the galley and dining saloon and take a glimpse of a massive replica of the steam engine. The M Shed is an impressive museum in Bristol known for its treasure trove of memorabilia, while the Bristol Museum and Art Gallery is another major museum in the city that showcases a diverse range of interesting objects. Other attractions not to be missed in Bristol are the Clifton Suspension Bridge, Cabot Circus and the Bristol Cathedral.

How to find the cheapest train tickets to Bristol

If you’re looking for cheap train tickets to Bristol there are may ways to save money so you can explore Bristol. It may be that you’re getting a train to Bristol for a weekend with friends or with work, whatever the reason our journey planner will help you in getting the cheapest available tickets for your trip. Using the journey planner, you can save money travelling to Bristol and use that in the shops or at a restaurant.

Some of the biggest savings can be had by searching for split tickets as described above. Another way to save money on train tickets to Bristol is by buying an Advance ticket. Advance tickets are usually available from 12 weeks before the date of travel, so it is generally the case that the earlier you book your ticket within this timeframe the cheaper it will be. So if you’re coming to Bristol to catch a flight or for some sightseeing, look out for the advance ticket type when you search for your ticket. The longer you wait to buy your ticket the more the price can go up so try to book as quick as you’re able, advance tickets are not normally available on the day of travel, so try not to book on the day.

You can save even more on your train tickets by using a railcard for your journey to Bristol. If you’re a regular traveller this is particular useful as buying an eligible railcard can save you 1/3 off the price of all of your future tickets.