This historic railway line, once rated as one of the most scenic routes in Europe, runs from Temple Meads out to the suburbs and on to the coast at Severn Beach.

Covid-19 disruption

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  • Services run approximately every 30 minutes from Monday to Saturday and hourly on Sundays
  • Journey time is approximately 28 mins to Avonmouth and 37 mins to Severn Beach
  • Service is operated by Great Western Railway. Timetable number: B8