Bristol Parkway railway station
Services[change | edit source]
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.
Plans[change | edit source]
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. A new fourth platform is planned on the other side of the station.
References[change | edit source]
- "Bristol Parkway Platform 4". Network Rail. Archived from the original on 2007-12-15. http://web.archive.org/web/20071215013825/http://www.networkrail.co.uk/aspx/4436.aspx. Retrieved 8 July 2012.
- "Network Rail Route Plans 2009: Route 13 - Great Western Main Line" (pdf). networkrail.co.uk. http://www.networkrail.co.uk/browse%20documents/StrategicBusinessPlan/RoutePlans/2009/Route%2013%20-%20Great%20Western%20Main%20Line.pdf. Retrieved 8 July 2012.