Bournemouth to Cardiff train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Bournemouth to Cardiff

Showing times and prices for Jun 23

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

3 h 43 m

Average

3 h 47 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

124 km

Cheap train tickets from Bournemouth to start from $100 with an average ticket price of $143.

The fastest train from Bournemouth to takes 3h 43m in comparison to an average duration of 3h 47m and covers a distance of 124 km.

6 trains that leave Bournemouth for every day with It's difficult to get from Bournemouth to Cardiff without transferring at least once. travelling directly.

Cheapest
Great Western Railway
08:50AM3h50
Bournemouth station (BMH)
12:40PMCardiff Central (CDF)
$1001One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
Great Western Railway
09:51AM3h49
Bournemouth station (BMH)
01:40PMCardiff Central (CDF)
$1001One-way
1 transfer
Great Western Railway
08:50AM3h43
Bournemouth station (BMH)
12:33PMCardiff Central (CDF)
$1711One-way
2 transfers
Great Western Railway
09:51AM3h43
Bournemouth station (BMH)
01:34PMCardiff Central (CDF)
$1711One-way
2 transfers
Cross Country
09:40AM3h54
Bournemouth station (BMH)
01:34PMCardiff Central (CDF)
$1711One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Train from Bournemouth to Cardiff

distanceDistance77 miles (124 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 50 min
priceAverage train ticket price$94 (€82)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesGreat Western Rail, CrossCountry or South Western Railway

Trains from Bournemouth to Cardiff cover the 77 miles (124 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 50 min with our travel partners like Great Western Rail, CrossCountry or South Western Railway. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $80 (€71), but the average price of train tickets is $94 (€82). Travelers depart most frequently from Bournemouth and arrive in Cardiff Central.

Train companies: Great Western Rail, CrossCountry and South Western Railway from Bournemouth to Cardiff trains

You can travel by train between Bournemouth and Cardiff with Great Western Rail, CrossCountry and South Western Railway for as low as $80 (€71). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

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.

Bournemouth to Cardiff train information with Great Western Rail:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 50 min
  • Cheapest Price: $80

FAQs: Trains from Bournemouth to Cardiff

FAQs: Travel by train from Bournemouth 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 Bournemouth to Cardiff.
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Cheap train tickets from Bournemouth to Cardiff can start from as little as $80 (€71) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Bournemouth to Cardiff is $94 (€82); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Bournemouth to Cardiff train travel time is 2 h 50 min   for the 77 mile (124 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Bournemouth to Cardiff leaves at 6: 42 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Bournemouth to Cardiff leaves at 4: 22 PM.
There are 16 trains a day from Bournemouth to Cardiff which require at least one change with Great Western Rail, CrossCountry or South Western Railway. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Bournemouth to Cardiff, you can count on Great Western Rail, CrossCountry or South Western Railway for the best way to get you to Cardiff. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Bournemouth and Cardiff and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Bournemouth, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) 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 trip to Cardiff from Bournemouth is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 50 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Bournemouth to Cardiff is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Cardiff from Bournemouth including taking a train or bus.

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