Bristol Parkway railway station

Bristol Parkway railway station is a train station in Stoke Gifford, near Bristol, England


The station has trains by First Great Western to Paddington, Cardiff, Weston-super-Mare, Swindon, Bristol Temple Meads and a limited services to Chippenham. It also has trains by CrossCountry to Temple Meads, Manchester Picadilly, with longer services to/from South West England. There are also trains to Plymouth and Edinburgh, as well as trains to/from Glasgow Central or Aberdeen in the north and Penzance in the south.[1]


Parkway had a new third platform (Platform 4) put in, in 2007, to give a new platform for trains going to London and Birmingham and to make trains better between London and south Wales.[2] A new fourth platform is planned on the other side of the station.[3]


  1. "Welcome to CrossCountry". CrossCountry Trains.
  2. "Bristol Parkway Platform 4". Network Rail. Archived from the original on 2007-12-15. Retrieved 8 July 2012.
  3. "Network Rail Route Plans 2009: Route 13 - Great Western Main Line" (pdf). Retrieved 8 July 2012.