Train Services

Bristol is the regional capital of the South West and has good intercity rail connections. It has two major train stations, Bristol Temple Meads and Parkway. It also has eleven suburban rail stations serving Lawrence Hill, Stapleton Road, Montpelier, Redland, Clifton Down, Sea Mills, Shirehampton, Avonmouth, Bedminster, Parson Street and Filton Abbey Wood.

Plan your journey and buy your train tickets through the National Rail web site. You can plan your journey to and from the train station using  the journey planner on the Travelwest web site .

Interest free loans

Would you like to apply for an interest free loan to help with the purchase of a train season ticket?  Please see our interest free loan section.

Please note: if you are travelling on University business, you must use the University's contracted travel agent (UoB access only) to book your travel.