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Cheap Train Tickets from Birmingham to Cardiff Central

For a train from Birmingham to Cardiff Central, advance tickets can be as low as £13.10, while fares on average are £21.29. To secure the cheapest train ticket, it is advisable to book in advance and avoid peak times. For more affordable options, please refer to our train ticket calendar.

Birmingham to Cardiff Central Live Train Timetable

Check out trains from Birmingham to Cardiff Central today (22 Jun 2024) using our timetable below, including train times, live train status, departure/arrival stations, duration, train operators, and other journey details. You can view the full day or a different day train timetable here.

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13:42

Birmingham New Street

15:42

Cardiff Central

On time

2h

CrossCountry
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14:30

Birmingham New Street

16:25

Cardiff Central

On time

1h 55m

CrossCountry
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14:42

Birmingham New Street

16:37

Cardiff Central

On time

1h 55m

CrossCountry
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15:30

Birmingham New Street

17:27

Cardiff Central

On time

1h 57m

CrossCountry
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15:42

Birmingham New Street

17:37

Cardiff Central

On time

1h 55m

CrossCountry
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16:12

Birmingham New Street

18:11

Cardiff Central

On time

1h 59m

CrossCountry
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16:30

Birmingham New Street

18:27

Cardiff Central

On time

1h 57m

CrossCountry
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16:42

Birmingham New Street

18:36

Cardiff Central

On time

1h 54m

CrossCountry
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17:12

Birmingham New Street

19:15

Cardiff Central

On time

2h 3m

CrossCountry
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17:30

Birmingham New Street

19:25

Cardiff Central

On time

1h 55m

CrossCountry
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Birmingham to Cardiff Central Train Journey Information

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First train
05:00
Last train
21:20
Departure station
Birmingham
Arrival station
Cardiff Central
Distance
88KM
Journey time
From 1h 52m
Price
From £11.70
Train operators
CrossCountry, Great Western Railway, West Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales

Birmingham to Cardiff Central Train Travel Guide

Travelling by train from Birmingham to Cardiff Central provides passengers with a convenient and efficient way to commute or explore, ensuring timely arrivals. Consult our Train Journey Planner for a flawless travel experience.

Plan Your Train Journey

The train from Birmingham to Cardiff Central takes approximately 1h 52m. The first train departs at 05:00 and the last train leaves at 21:20. 35 trains run daily from Birmingham to Cardiff Central. Use our Train Journey Planner and Timetable for more details.

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You can travel from Birmingham to Cardiff Central with Split Ticket and Advance tickets. The average fare is about £21.29, with the cheapest fare at £13.10. Besides, you can book cheap tickets on off-peak time, which usually begin at 09:30. (Intercity Off-Peak times: Monday to Friday from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00). Accurate ticket prices vary depending on the time of day, route, and class selected.

Train Stations

You can explore your Cardiff Central train journey from Swansea,Bristol Temple Meads,London Paddington,Newport (South Wales),Bridgend,or Bristol Parkway Station.

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