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Restriction Code

Some tickets may require you to travel at specific times of the day, days of the week or on a specific route. Our Journey Planner takes ticket restrictions into account with the selection that you have made and will only have shown tickets that are valid for the selected trains.

Restrictions

Applicable Days

Monday to Friday

Mondays to Fridays

Outward Travel

Not valid on trains timed to depart after 04:29 and before 09:30, excluding from London Paddington or Waterloo.

Not valid on trains timed to depart London Paddington or Waterloo after 04:29 and before 09:30

Not valid on the following departures from London Paddington (or Reading in brackets):

  • 16:00 (16:27) to Bristol Temple Meads

  • 16:06 (16:33) to Penzance

  • 16:15 (16:41) to Swansea

  • 16:30 (16:57) to Taunton

  • 16:36 (17:04) to Exeter St Davids (Mondays to Thursdays) / Plymouth (Fridays)

  • 16:45 (17:11) to Swansea

  • 16:49 (17:20) to Oxford

  • 17:00 (17:26) to Bristol Temple Meads

  • 17:03 (17:32) to Penzance

  • 17:15 (17:41) to Carmarthen

  • 17:22 (17:50) to Hereford

  • 17:30 (17:56) to Taunton

  • 17:33 (18:04) to Paignton

  • 17:45 (18:11) to Swansea

  • 17:48 (18:16) to Cheltenham Spa

  • 17:50 (18:22) to Worcester Shrub Hill

  • 18:00 (18:27) to Bristol Temple Meads

  • 18:03 (18:33) to Penzance

  • 18:15 (18:41) to Swansea

  • 18:22 (18:50) to Hereford

  • 18:30 (18:56) to Weston-Super-Mare

  • 18:33 (19:02) to Exeter St Davids (Mondays to Thursdays) / Plymouth (Fridays)

  • 18:45 (19:11) to Swansea

  • 18:47 (19:18) to Cheltenham Spa

  • 18:51 (19:22) to Oxford

  • 19:00 (19:27) to Bristol Temple Meads

  • 19:03 (19:33) to Plymouth (Mondays to Thursdays) / Penzance (Fridays)

  • 19:15 (19:41) to Swansea

Return Travel

Not valid on trains timed to depart after 04:29 and before 09:30, excluding from London Paddington or Waterloo.

Not valid on trains timed to depart London Paddington or Waterloo after 04:29 and before 09:30

Not valid on the following departures from London Paddington (or Reading in brackets):

  • 16:00 (16:27) to Bristol Temple Meads

  • 16:06 (16:33) to Penzance

  • 16:15 (16:41) to Swansea

  • 16:30 (16:57) to Taunton

  • 16:36 (17:04) to Exeter St Davids (Mondays to Thursdays) / Plymouth (Fridays)

  • 16:45 (17:11) to Swansea

  • 16:49 (17:20) to Oxford

  • 17:00 (17:26) to Bristol Temple Meads

  • 17:03 (17:32) to Penzance

  • 17:15 (17:41) to Carmarthen

  • 17:22 (17:50) to Hereford

  • 17:30 (17:56) to Taunton

  • 17:33 (18:04) to Paignton

  • 17:45 (18:11) to Swansea

  • 17:48 (18:16) to Cheltenham Spa

  • 17:50 (18:22) to Worcester Shrub Hill

  • 18:00 (18:27) to Bristol Temple Meads

  • 18:03 (18:33) to Penzance

  • 18:15 (18:41) to Swansea

  • 18:22 (18:50) to Hereford

  • 18:30 (18:56) to Weston-Super-Mare

  • 18:33 (19:02) to Exeter St Davids (Mondays to Thursdays) / Plymouth (Fridays)

  • 18:45 (19:11) to Swansea

  • 18:47 (19:18) to Cheltenham Spa

  • 18:51 (19:22) to Oxford

  • 19:00 (19:27) to Bristol Temple Meads

  • 19:03 (19:33) to Plymouth (Mondays to Thursdays) / Penzance (Fridays)

  • 19:15 (19:41) to Swansea

Seasonal Variations

Travel over the Christmas / New Year period: Restrictions are lifted on Great Western Railway services from Thursday 24 December 2015 to Friday 1 January 2016 inclusive.