The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Cardiff to Plymouth is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
|Distance||87 miles (140 km)|
|Average train ticket price||$5 (€5)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 6 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Cross Country or Great Western Railway|
Trains from Cardiff to Plymouth cover the 87 miles (140 km) long route taking on average 3 h 34 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or Great Western Railway. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $1 (€1), but the average price of train tickets is $5 (€5). Travelers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Plymouth.
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Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains from Cardiff to Plymouth. They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.
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 Plymouth, located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre.
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