Cardiff to Liverpool train

Cheap train tickets from Cardiff to Liverpool

Showing times and prices for Feb 04

Cheapest

102

Average

102

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

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12:52PMCardiff Central4h12 05:04PMLiverpool Lime Street
1 transfer
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01:55PMCardiff Central4h09 06:04PMLiverpool Lime Street
1 transfer
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08:49AMCardiff Central4h15 01:04PMLiverpool Lime Street
1 transfer
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11:23AMCardiff Central3h46 03:09PMJames Street
1 transfer
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11:54AMCardiff Central4h10 04:04PMLiverpool Lime Street
1 transfer
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Train schedule from Cardiff to Liverpool

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, February 4
08:49AMCardiff Central4h15 01:04PMLiverpool Lime Street
1 transfer
08:49AMCardiff Central4h05 12:54PMJames Street
2 transfers
09:22AMCardiff Central3h47 01:09PMJames Street
1 transfer
09:53AMCardiff Central4h13 02:06PMLiverpool Lime Street
1 transfer
10:52AMCardiff Central4h12 03:04PMLiverpool Lime Street
1 transfer
11:00AMCardiff Central5h04 04:04PMLiverpool Lime Street
2 transfers
11:23AMCardiff Central3h46 03:09PMJames Street
1 transfer
11:54AMCardiff Central4h10 04:04PMLiverpool Lime Street
1 transfer
12:52PMCardiff Central4h12 05:04PMLiverpool Lime Street
1 transfer
01:22PMCardiff Central3h47 05:09PMJames Street
1 transfer
01:55PMCardiff Central4h09 06:04PMLiverpool Lime Street
1 transfer
02:00PMCardiff Central5h04 07:04PMLiverpool Lime Street
2 transfers

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Fastest train times from Cardiff to Liverpool

Showing times and prices for Feb 04

Fastest Journey

3 h 46 m

Average

4 h 13 m

Trains per day

12

Distance

215 km

It's difficult to get from Cardiff to Liverpool without transferring at least once.

Fastest
11:23AMCardiff Central3h46 03:09PMJames Street
1 transfer
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09:22AMCardiff Central3h47 01:09PMJames Street
1 transfer
1021One-way
01:22PMCardiff Central3h47 05:09PMJames Street
1 transfer
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08:49AMCardiff Central4h05 12:54PMJames Street
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01:55PMCardiff Central4h09 06:04PMLiverpool Lime Street
1 transfer
1021One-way

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Overview: Train from Cardiff to Liverpool

distanceDistance133 miles (215 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 33 min
priceAverage train ticket price$122 (€105)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersTransport for Wales or Cross Country

Trains from Cardiff to Liverpool cover the 133 miles (215 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 33 min with our travel partners like Transport for Wales or Cross Country. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $122 (€105), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $122 (€105). Travelers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Liverpool Lime Street.

Train providers: CrossCountry from Cardiff to Liverpool trains

For as little as $122 (€105) you can travel by train between Cardiff and Liverpool with CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

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CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Cardiff to Liverpool you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

If you're looking for cheap CrossCountry tickets between Cardiff and Liverpool, check out Omio! With one-way Cardiff to Liverpool train ticket prices starting as low as $122 (€105) when you book in advance, we'll help you get to Liverpool from Cardiff by showing you the latest CrossCountry offers, train schedules and tickets for this 133 miles (215 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this trip, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard with CrossCountry. If you search for CrossCountry tickets from Cardiff to Liverpool in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can go paperless when taking the train. Whether you're looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train to Liverpool from Cardiff on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect train with CrossCountry so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Cardiff to Liverpool

    Travel Tips: Travel by train to Liverpool 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 to Liverpool.
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    Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Liverpool from Cardiff for the next 7 days starting from $122 (€105)  one way.
    The Cardiff to Liverpool train ticket price is on average $122 (€105)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next week.
    The train distance from Cardiff to Liverpool is around 133 miles (215 km).
    On average the Cardiff to Liverpool train travel time is 4 h 33 min  for the 133 miles (215 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

    Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Cardiff Central   and arrive in Liverpool Lime Street.

    The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Cardiff Central, is located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city center of Cardiff.

    The most popular arrival train station, Liverpool Lime Street, is located 0.4 miles (692 m) away from the city center of Liverpool.

    If you're looking for trains from Cardiff to Liverpool, you can rely on Transport for Wales or Cross Country to get you to Liverpool. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Cardiff to Liverpool trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    If you buy a train ticket from Cardiff to Liverpool within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $122 (€105) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Cardiff to Liverpool are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

    Important Stations and Airports for this connection

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    The major railway station for departures from Cardiff is Cardiff Central. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Cardiff Central for your journey between Cardiff and Liverpool.
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    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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