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Hull to Cardiff by train

The journey from Hull to Cardiff by train is 196.98 mi and takes 5 hr 15 min. There are 33 connections per day, with the first departure at 5:19 AM and the last at 7:26 PM. It is possible to travel from Hull to Cardiff by train for as little as $150.10 or as much as $219.95. The best price for this journey is $150.10.

Lowest Price$150.10
Journey Duration5 hr 15 min
Connection per Day33
Lowest Price$150.10
Highest Price$219.95
First Departure5:19 AM
Last Departure7:26 PM
Distance196.98 mi
DepartureHull
ArrivalCardiff
CarriersHull Trains, Transport for WalesMore

Hull to Cardiff Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, Apr 24, 2024

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Cheap train tickets from Hull to Cardiff
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Hull to Cardiff.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Hull to Cardiff, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Hull to Cardiff.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Best time to book cheap train tickets from Hull to Cardiff

The cheapest Hull - Cardiff train tickets can be found for as low as $35.40 if you’re lucky, or $37.73 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $42.74.

Find the best day to travel to Cardiff by train

When travelling to Cardiff by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

East Midlands Railway is a train operating company that provides passenger services across the East Midlands region of England. It was formed in 2019, taking over the franchise previously operated by East Midlands Trains. The company operates services on routes including London St Pancras to Sheffield, Nottingham to Liverpool, and Norwich to Liverpool. East Midlands Railway also operates local services within the East Midlands, connecting towns and cities such as Derby, Leicester, and Lincoln.

Northern is a train operating company that provides passenger services across the north of England. Northern is owned by Northern Trains Ltd, a division of "DOHL," the public sector holding company for the Department of Transportation. It is owned by Arriva UK Trains and operates over 2,500 services every weekday, serving cities such as Manchester, Liverpool, Leeds, and Newcastle.

TransPennine Express is a train operating company in the United Kingdom that provides intercity train services across the North of England and Scotland. The company operates services between major cities such as Manchester, Liverpool, Leeds, Newcastle, Edinburgh, and Glasgow. Transpennine Express offers a range of ticket options, including advance purchase tickets, out-of-season tickets, and flexible tickets. The company also provides onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and refreshments.

The Welsh Government owns the non-profit organization Transport for Wales. It is responsible for the procurement and management of passenger rail services in Wales, as well as the development of the Welsh rail network. The company was established in 2018, taking over from Arriva Trains Wales, and operates services across Wales and the Borders. Transport for Wales is a great choice for your journeys within Wales, such as Cardiff to Aberdare or Newport to Swansea, or for your trips in England, like Manchester to Chester or Birmingham to Shrewsbury, and even for your travel between England and Wales.

Services on board Hull Trains, Transport for Wales and Northern Rail from Hull to Cardiff
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Hull to Cardiff CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
22.19kg
Bus
23.78kg
Flight
63.4kg
Car
50.72kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Hull to Cardiff by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Hull and Cardiff are 22.19kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Hull and Cardiff? By taking the train between Hull and Cardiff you will save 41.21kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.59kg compared to a bus and 28.53kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Hull to Cardiff?
A train ticket from Hull to Cardiff is $193.21. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $150.10.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Hull to Cardiff?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Hull to Cardiff is $150.10. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Hull and Cardiff by train?
Hull to Cardiff is 196.98 mi.
How long does the train between Hull and Cardiff take?
Hull to Cardiff is on average 5 hr 15 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 4 hr 40 min.
Which companies operate from Hull to Cardiff?
The train journey from Hull to Cardiff is covered by 6 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Hull Trains, Transport for Wales, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express, Northern Rail, East Midlands Railway and Great Western Railway.
How many train connections per day go from Hull to Cardiff?
Hull to Cardiff has 33 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Hull to Cardiff leave?
The earliest train from Hull to Cardiff departs at 5:19 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Hull to Cardiff depart?
The latest train from Hull to Cardiff departs at 7:26 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Hull to Cardiff in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $150.10 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between Hull to Cardiff by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Hull and Cardiff is 4 hr 40 min.
Is there a direct train from Hull to Cardiff?
Yes, there is a direct train between Hull and Cardiff.
What are the CO2 emissions for Hull to Cardiff by train?
The train journey from Hull to Cardiff creates 22.19kg of CO2 emissions.

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