Preston (Lancs) to Cardiff Central Train

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Preston (Lancs) To Cardiff Central Train Journey Information

  • Train fares from
    £23.50
  • Trains per day
    Around 31
  • Changes
    3 Changes
  • Average journey time
    4h 7m
  • Fastest route
    3h 28m
  • Train operators
    Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, Northern, West Midlands Trains

Preston (Lancs) To Cardiff Central Train Times

Tue 09 Aug, at 3:57
  1. 03:57
    2 Changes
    08:56
    Preston (Lancs)
    Cardiff Central
    4h 59m
  2. 05:09
    2 Changes
    09:58
    Preston (Lancs)
    Cardiff Central
    4h 49m
  3. 05:09
    1 Change
    09:59
    Preston (Lancs)
    Cardiff Central
    4h 50m
  4. 07:18
    1 Change
    10:47
    Preston (Lancs)
    Cardiff Central
    3h 29m
  5. 08:17
    1 Change
    11:37
    Preston (Lancs)
    Cardiff Central
    3h 20m

    Preston (Lancs) To Cardiff Central Train FAQs

  • How long does it take to travel from Preston (Lancs) to Cardiff Central by train?
    It takes around 4 hours 7 minutes by train from Preston (Lancs) to Cardiff Central. Bear in mind that the journey time may be a little longer on weekends and holidays.
    Average journey time
    4h 7m
  • How much does the train from Preston (Lancs) to Cardiff Central cost?
    Train tickets from Preston (Lancs) to Cardiff Central cost as little as £23.50 if you book in advance, and the train fares are often higher when purchased on the day. Ticket prices also vary depending on the time of day, route, and class you book.
    Train fares from
    £23.50
  • What is the fastest journey from Preston (Lancs) to Cardiff Central by train?
    The fastest train will get you from Preston (Lancs) to Cardiff Central in 3 hours 28 minutes. The slowest service is the late-evening departure which takes nearly 012 minutes travelling at a slower pace throughout the journey.
    Fastest route
    3h 28m
  • What time does the last train from Preston (Lancs) to Cardiff Central leave?
    The last train from Preston (Lancs) to Cardiff Central departs at 20:05. Don’t miss it!
    Last train
    20:05
  • When can I catch the first train from Preston (Lancs) to Cardiff Central?
    The first train leaves Preston (Lancs) at 03:57. Book in advance to save yourself some time in the morning.
    First train
    03:57
  • How many trains a day are there from Preston (Lancs) to Cardiff Central?
    On an average weekday, around 31 trains travel from Preston (Lancs) to Cardiff Central. The first train departs Preston (Lancs) some time after 03:57 with departures continuing at intervals, until 20:05.
    Trains per day
    31
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