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Journey details

Best price 21.04$
Journey duration 2 h 36 min
Connections per day 172
First departure: 04:48
Last departure: 23:54
Distance 214km

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Trains from Cardiff to London: which companies can you travel with?

Among all our partners, you will also find Nationalrail, providing the train connections between Cardiff and London.

National Rail belongs to the Rail Delivery group, the British company managing passenger services. National Rail covers not only long and medium-distance routes, but also local networks, for instance part of the London underground.

How much is the cheapest train ticket from Cardiff to London?

By booking in advance, you can find cheap train tickets from Cardiff to London from 18,50 $. However, train tickets for this route cost on average around 85,25 $.

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Trains from Cardiff to London


Don't forget to buy food and drinks in advance if you need them: train stations do not always have shops, while onboard cafés are not always available and often very expensive.

If the train timetable doesn't fit in your schedule or budget, bus and carpooling can provide you some time and price alternatives, without substantially changing the duration of the journey.

Which stations serve the rail line Cardiff - London?

You can take the train to London at Cardiff Central [ CDF ], Cardiff Queen Street [ CDQ ] or Cardiff Bay, which arrives at London Paddington.

How many train connections exist to go from Cardiff to London per day?

What time do the trains to London leave and how long is the journey?

On average, it takes 2 hours and 18 minutes to get to London by train, but you will need 2 hours and 4 minutes with the fastest trains. The first one is available at 11:04, whereas the last one leaves Cardiff at 14:04.

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