Cardiff Central (CDF) to Liverpool Central (LVC) train

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Cheap train tickets from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Liverpool Central (LVC)

Showing times and prices for Apr 24

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Liverpool Central (LVC) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Cross Country
10:45AM4h45
Cardiff Central (CDF)
03:30PMLiverpool Central (LVC)
$801One-way
2 transfers
Cheapest
Cross Country
11:45AM4h45
Cardiff Central (CDF)
04:30PMLiverpool Central (LVC)
$801One-way
2 transfers
Cheapest
Cross Country
08:45AM4h45
Cardiff Central (CDF)
01:30PMLiverpool Central (LVC)
$801One-way
2 transfers
Transport for Wales
11:25AM3h50
Cardiff Central (CDF)
03:15PMLiverpool Central (LVC)
$811One-way
1 transfer
Transport for Wales
01:22PM3h53
Cardiff Central (CDF)
05:15PMLiverpool Central (LVC)
$811One-way
1 transfer

Train schedule from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Liverpool Central (LVC)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, April 24
Cross Country
08:17AM4h13
Cardiff Central (CDF)
12:30PMLiverpool Central (LVC)
3 transfers
Cross Country
08:45AM4h45
Cardiff Central (CDF)
01:30PMLiverpool Central (LVC)
2 transfers
Transport for Wales
08:49AM4h11
Cardiff Central (CDF)
01:00PMLiverpool Central (LVC)
2 transfers
Transport for Wales
09:22AM3h53
Cardiff Central (CDF)
01:15PMLiverpool Central (LVC)
1 transfer
Transport for Wales
09:53AM4h22
Cardiff Central (CDF)
02:15PMLiverpool Central (LVC)
2 transfers
West Midlands Railway
10:18AM4h12
Cardiff Central (CDF)
02:30PMLiverpool Central (LVC)
3 transfers
Cross Country
10:45AM4h45
Cardiff Central (CDF)
03:30PMLiverpool Central (LVC)
2 transfers
Transport for Wales
10:52AM4h08
Cardiff Central (CDF)
03:00PMLiverpool Central (LVC)
2 transfers
Transport for Wales
11:25AM3h50
Cardiff Central (CDF)
03:15PMLiverpool Central (LVC)
1 transfer
Cross Country
11:45AM4h45
Cardiff Central (CDF)
04:30PMLiverpool Central (LVC)
2 transfers
Transport for Wales
11:53AM4h07
Cardiff Central (CDF)
04:00PMLiverpool Central (LVC)
2 transfers
Cross Country
12:18PM4h12
Cardiff Central (CDF)
04:30PMLiverpool Central (LVC)
3 transfers
Transport for Wales
12:49PM4h04
Cardiff Central (CDF)
04:53PMLiverpool Central (LVC)
2 transfers
Transport for Wales
01:22PM3h53
Cardiff Central (CDF)
05:15PMLiverpool Central (LVC)
1 transfer
Transport for Wales
01:56PM3h57
Cardiff Central (CDF)
05:53PMLiverpool Central (LVC)
2 transfers
Cross Country
02:18PM4h12
Cardiff Central (CDF)
06:30PMLiverpool Central (LVC)
3 transfers
Transport for Wales
02:49PM4h04
Cardiff Central (CDF)
06:53PMLiverpool Central (LVC)
2 transfers
Avanti West Coast
02:54PM4h26
Cardiff Central (CDF)
07:20PMLiverpool Central (LVC)
4 transfers

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Fastest train times from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Liverpool Central (LVC)

Showing times and prices for Apr 24

Fastest Journey

3 h 50 m

Average

4 h 13 m

Trains per day

18

Distance

215 km

It's difficult to get from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Liverpool Central (LVC) without transferring at least once.

Fastest
Transport for Wales
11:25AM3h50
Cardiff Central (CDF)
03:15PMLiverpool Central (LVC)
$811One-way
1 transfer
Transport for Wales
01:22PM3h53
Cardiff Central (CDF)
05:15PMLiverpool Central (LVC)
$811One-way
1 transfer
Transport for Wales
09:22AM3h53
Cardiff Central (CDF)
01:15PMLiverpool Central (LVC)
$891One-way
1 transfer
Transport for Wales
01:56PM3h57
Cardiff Central (CDF)
05:53PMLiverpool Central (LVC)
$1331One-way
2 transfers
Transport for Wales
02:49PM4h04
Cardiff Central (CDF)
06:53PMLiverpool Central (LVC)
$1331One-way
2 transfers

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Overview: Train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Liverpool Central (LVC)

distanceDistance133 miles (214 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 50 min
priceAverage train ticket price$82 (€72)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersTransport for Wales or CrossCountry

Trains from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Liverpool Central (LVC) cover the 133 miles (214 km) long route taking on average 3 h 50 min with our travel partners like Transport for Wales or CrossCountry. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $82 (€72), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $66 (€58). Travelers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Liverpool Central.

Train providers: Transport for Wales and CrossCountry from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Liverpool Central (LVC) trains

For as little as $66 (€58) you can travel by train to Liverpool Central (LVC) from Cardiff Central (CDF) with Transport for Wales and CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

Transport for Wales is a public transport provider in Wales, UK. It operates a comprehensive network of trains, buses and ferries across the country. The trains are modern and comfortable, with a range of different types including InterCity Express Trains, Regional Trains, and Metro Trains. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. There are a variety of ticket types available, including single and return tickets, season tickets, and group tickets. The most popular routes include Cardiff to Swansea, Cardiff to Newport, and Cardiff to Manchester.

Cardiff Central (CDF) to Liverpool Central (LVC) train information with Transport for Wales:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 50 min
  • Cheapest Price: $70

FAQs: Trains from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Liverpool Central (LVC)

FAQs: Travel by train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Liverpool Central (LVC) 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 Cardiff Central (CDF) to Liverpool Central (LVC).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Liverpool Central (LVC) can start from as little as $66 (€58) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cardiff Central (CDF) to Liverpool Central (LVC) is $82 (€72); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Liverpool Central (LVC) is on average 3 h 50 min   for the 133 mile (214 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Cardiff Central (CDF) and Liverpool Central (LVC) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Liverpool Central (LVC) leaves at 8: 45 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Liverpool Central (LVC) leaves at 5: 55 PM.
For the best Cardiff Central (CDF) to Liverpool Central (LVC) train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Transport for Wales or CrossCountry. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Cardiff Central (CDF) and Liverpool Central (LVC) to compare what amenities they may offer.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Cardiff Central, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Liverpool Central, located 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Liverpool Central (LVC) is February.
You have options as you can travel between Cardiff Central (CDF) and Liverpool Central (LVC) 2 different ways: bus or train.

Trains departing from Cardiff Central

Distance from Cardiff Central to city center
Distance from Cardiff Central to city center
1.1 miles (1.8 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sat: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sun: 07: 30 - 21: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
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)
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Cardiff Airport
14 miles (22 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
Take the Transport for Wales train from the station to Dinas Powys, then take the 304 bus directly to the airport. The journey takes about 1 hour in total.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located outside of the main entrance.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxi rank is on the right as you exit the main station entrance
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: News agent and convenience store
Dining
Dining
Gourmet Coffee Bar & Kitchen | Pret a Manger | Tesco Express
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis | Enterprise | Europcar
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access in the whole station. There are also ramps for train access and elevators in the station.

Trains arriving to Liverpool Central

Distance from Liverpool Central to city center
Distance from Liverpool Central to city center
0.9 miles (1.5 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: 32 Great Charlotte Street, Liverpool 1
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Shoe repairer Wide range of shops Convenience store Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
SIXT
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from help point, Yes - from ticket office | Helpline Contact: 0151 555 1111 | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: Category A: “This station has step free access to all platforms / the platform” All platforms can be accessed via lift | Accessible ticket machines: There are no accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: No

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