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The cheapest trains

from London
to Cardiff

Showing times and prices for Sep 23

Cheapest

56

Average

86

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

The average ticket from London to Cardiff will cost around € 86 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only € 56.

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12:45London Paddington2h02 14:47Cardiff Central
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14:45London Paddington2h00 16:45Cardiff Central
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11:15London Paddington2h07 13:22Cardiff Central
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10:45London Paddington2h02 12:47Cardiff Central
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14:15London Paddington2h07 16:22Cardiff Central
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Train Times

London to Cardiff

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08:15London Paddington2h06 10:21Cardiff Central
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08:45London Paddington2h03 10:48Cardiff Central
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09:15London Paddington2h08 11:23Cardiff Central
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09:45London Paddington2h01 11:46Cardiff Central
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10:15London Paddington2h06 12:21Cardiff Central
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10:45London Paddington2h02 12:47Cardiff Central
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11:15London Paddington2h07 13:22Cardiff Central
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11:45London Paddington2h01 13:46Cardiff Central
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12:15London Paddington2h06 14:21Cardiff Central
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12:45London Paddington2h02 14:47Cardiff Central
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13:15London Paddington2h08 15:23Cardiff Central
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13:45London Paddington1h59 15:44Cardiff Central
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14:15London Paddington2h07 16:22Cardiff Central
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14:45London Paddington2h00 16:45Cardiff Central
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15:15London Paddington2h06 17:21Cardiff Central
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15:45London Paddington2h02 17:47Cardiff Central
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16:15London Paddington2h06 18:21Cardiff Central
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16:45London Paddington2h04 18:49Cardiff Central
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17:15London Paddington2h10 19:25Cardiff Central
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17:45London Paddington2h03 19:48Cardiff Central
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18:14London Paddington2h06 20:20Cardiff Central
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Sun
Sep 22
56 Great Western Railway
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Mon
Sep 23
56 Great Western Railway
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Sep 24
28 Great Western Railway
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Sep 26
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Sep 27
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Sep 29
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Sep 30
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The fastest trains

from London
to Cardiff

Showing times and prices for Sep 23

Fastest Journey

1 h 59 m

Average

2 h 4 m

Trains per day

21

Distance

211 km

Of the 21 train that leave London for Cardiff every day 21 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct train cover the 211 km distance in an average of 2 h 4 m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 1 h 59 m .

The slowest train will take 2 h 10 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

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13:45London Paddington1h59 15:44Cardiff Central
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56 1One-way
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14:45London Paddington2h00 16:45Cardiff Central
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11:45London Paddington2h01 13:46Cardiff Central
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09:45London Paddington2h01 11:46Cardiff Central
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12:45London Paddington2h02 14:47Cardiff Central
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56 1One-way

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Journey Summary

London to Cardiff Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
2 hours 7 minutes
Train Ticket Price:39
Trains depart from:London
Trains arrive in:Cardiff
Distance:211 km
TrainTrain Companies:Great Western Railway

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
London
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TrainLondon Bridge

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TrainLondon Charing Cross

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TrainLondon Euston

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TrainLondon Fenchurch Street

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TrainLondon Kings Cross

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TrainLondon Liverpool Street

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TrainLondon Paddington

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TrainLondon St Pancras

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TrainLondon Victoria

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