Bath to Cardiff train

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Cheap train tickets from Bath to Cardiff

Showing times and prices for Jul 22

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Bath to Cardiff is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Great Western Railway
09:40AM1h11
Bath Spa (BTH)
10:51AMCardiff Central (CDF)
$411One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Great Western Railway
08:29AM1h16
Bath Spa (BTH)
09:45AMCardiff Central (CDF)
$411One-way
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
09:48AM1h33
Bath Spa (BTH)
11:21AMCardiff Central (CDF)
$411One-way
1 transfer
Great Western Railway
08:06AM1h30
Bath Spa (BTH)
09:36AMCardiff Central (CDF)
$411One-way
2 transfers
Great Western Railway
10:10AM1h26
Bath Spa (BTH)
11:36AMCardiff Central (CDF)
$411One-way
2 transfers

Train schedule from Bath to Cardiff

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, July 22
Great Western Railway
08:06AM1h30
Bath Spa (BTH)
09:36AMCardiff Central (CDF)
2 transfers
Great Western Railway
08:29AM1h16
Bath Spa (BTH)
09:45AMCardiff Central (CDF)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
08:50AM1h20
Bath Spa (BTH)
10:10AMCardiff Central (CDF)
1 transfer
Great Western Railway
09:40AM1h11
Bath Spa (BTH)
10:51AMCardiff Central (CDF)
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
09:48AM1h33
Bath Spa (BTH)
11:21AMCardiff Central (CDF)
1 transfer
Great Western Railway
10:10AM1h26
Bath Spa (BTH)
11:36AMCardiff Central (CDF)
2 transfers

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Fastest train times from Bath to Cardiff

Showing times and prices for Jul 22

Fastest Journey

1 h 11 m

Average

1 h 22 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

58 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Bath for Cardiff every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Great Western Railway
09:40AM1h11
Bath Spa (BTH)
10:51AMCardiff Central (CDF)
$411One-way
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
08:29AM1h16
Bath Spa (BTH)
09:45AMCardiff Central (CDF)
$411One-way
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
08:50AM1h20
Bath Spa (BTH)
10:10AMCardiff Central (CDF)
$411One-way
1 transfer
Great Western Railway
10:10AM1h26
Bath Spa (BTH)
11:36AMCardiff Central (CDF)
$411One-way
2 transfers
Great Western Railway
08:06AM1h30
Bath Spa (BTH)
09:36AMCardiff Central (CDF)
$411One-way
2 transfers

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Overview: Train from Bath to Cardiff

distanceDistance36 miles (58 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 4 min
priceAverage train ticket price$26 (€23)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesGreat Western Rail

Trains from Bath to Cardiff cover the 36 miles (58 km) long route taking on average 1 h 4 min with our travel partners like Great Western Rail. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $26 (€23), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $10 (€9). Travelers depart most frequently from Bath Spa and arrive in Cardiff Central.

Train companies: Great Western Rail and first_great_western from Bath to Cardiff trains

Find the best trains between Bath and Cardiff with Omio's travel partners Great Western Rail and first_great_western from $10 (€9). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

Great Western Railway is a train operating company in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London Paddington to the West of England, South Wales and the Cotswolds. It also operates services from London Paddington to Oxford, Reading and Bristol. It offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, Off-Peak and Super Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, air conditioning and catering services. The most popular routes for Great Western Railway are London Paddington to Bristol, Reading and Oxford.

Bath to Cardiff train information with Great Western Rail:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 4 min
  • Cheapest Price: $10

FAQs: Trains from Bath to Cardiff

FAQs: Travel by train from Bath to Cardiff easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bath to Cardiff.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Bath to Cardiff can start from as little as $10 (€9) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Bath to Cardiff is $26 (€23); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Bath to Cardiff is 1 h 4 min   to travel the 36 mile (58 km) long route, with around there are 25 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Bath to Cardiff leaves at 6: 10 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Bath to Cardiff leaves at 9: 38 PM.
Yes, there are 10 direct trains a day from Bath to Cardiff with Great Western Rail. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
Take the Bath to Cardiff train with Great Western Rail. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey to Cardiff from Bath as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 9: 38 PM.

When departing from Bath, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Bath Spa and Bath, Bus Station. When arriving in Cardiff, you can end your journey in train stations like Cardiff Central, Cardiff Queen Street and Cardiff Bay.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Bath Spa, which is located around 0.1 miles (133 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Cardiff Central, located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Cardiff from Bath is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 4 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Bath to Cardiff by train is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Bath and Cardiff including taking a bus or train.

Important Stations and Airports in Bath and Cardiff

Bath
Cardiff
The major railway station for departures from Bath is Bath Spa. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Bath Spa for your journey between Bath and Cardiff.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 30 - 20: 30
Public transit options for Bath Spa
Bus lines: 700, A4
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, CrossCountry, South Western Railway
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Front of the station
The major train station for arrivals in Cardiff is Cardiff Central. Find all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Cardiff Central for your journey to Cardiff from Bath.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sat: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sun: 07: 30 - 21: 30
Public transit options for Cardiff Central
Commuter rail lines: City Line, Rhondda Line, Rhymney Line, Valley Line, South Wales Main Line
Train lines: Transport for Wales, CrossCountry, Great Western Railway
Location for Rail Replacement Services: At the rear car park (Penarth Road entrance)

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