Cardiff to Pontypridd train

Cheap train tickets from Cardiff to Pontypridd

Showing times and prices for Jun 28

Cheapest

6

Average

6

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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04:41PMCardiff Central0h31 05:12PMPontypridd
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61One-way
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09:05AMCardiff Central0h30 09:35AMPontypridd
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08:41AMCardiff Central0h31 09:12AMPontypridd
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61One-way
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01:05PMCardiff Central0h30 01:35PMPontypridd
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61One-way
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02:35PMCardiff Central0h30 03:05PMPontypridd
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61One-way

Train schedule from Cardiff to Pontypridd

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, June 28
08:05AMCardiff Central0h30 08:35AMPontypridd
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08:11AMCardiff Central0h31 08:42AMPontypridd
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08:26AMCardiff Central0h32 08:58AMPontypridd
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08:35AMCardiff Central0h30 09:05AMPontypridd
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08:41AMCardiff Central0h31 09:12AMPontypridd
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08:56AMCardiff Central0h32 09:28AMPontypridd
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09:05AMCardiff Central0h30 09:35AMPontypridd
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09:11AMCardiff Central0h31 09:42AMPontypridd
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09:26AMCardiff Central0h32 09:58AMPontypridd
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09:35AMCardiff Central0h30 10:05AMPontypridd
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09:41AMCardiff Central0h30 10:11AMPontypridd
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09:56AMCardiff Central0h36 10:32AMPontypridd
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10:05AMCardiff Central0h30 10:35AMPontypridd
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10:11AMCardiff Central0h31 10:42AMPontypridd
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10:26AMCardiff Central0h32 10:58AMPontypridd
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10:35AMCardiff Central0h30 11:05AMPontypridd
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10:56AMCardiff Central0h32 11:28AMPontypridd
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10:57AMCardiff Central0h38 11:35AMPontypridd
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11:11AMCardiff Central0h31 11:42AMPontypridd
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11:26AMCardiff Central0h32 11:58AMPontypridd
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11:35AMCardiff Central0h30 12:05PMPontypridd
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11:41AMCardiff Central0h31 12:12PMPontypridd
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11:56AMCardiff Central0h32 12:28PMPontypridd
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12:05PMCardiff Central0h30 12:35PMPontypridd
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12:11PMCardiff Central0h31 12:42PMPontypridd
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12:26PMCardiff Central0h32 12:58PMPontypridd
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12:35PMCardiff Central0h30 01:05PMPontypridd
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12:41PMCardiff Central0h31 01:12PMPontypridd
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12:56PMCardiff Central0h32 01:28PMPontypridd
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01:05PMCardiff Central0h30 01:35PMPontypridd
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01:11PMCardiff Central0h31 01:42PMPontypridd
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01:26PMCardiff Central0h32 01:58PMPontypridd
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01:35PMCardiff Central0h30 02:05PMPontypridd
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01:41PMCardiff Central0h31 02:12PMPontypridd
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01:56PMCardiff Central0h32 02:28PMPontypridd
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02:05PMCardiff Central0h30 02:35PMPontypridd
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02:11PMCardiff Central0h31 02:42PMPontypridd
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02:26PMCardiff Central0h32 02:58PMPontypridd
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02:35PMCardiff Central0h30 03:05PMPontypridd
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02:42PMCardiff Central0h30 03:12PMPontypridd
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02:56PMCardiff Central0h32 03:28PMPontypridd
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02:57PMCardiff Central0h38 03:35PMPontypridd
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03:11PMCardiff Central0h31 03:42PMPontypridd
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03:26PMCardiff Central0h32 03:58PMPontypridd
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03:35PMCardiff Central0h30 04:05PMPontypridd
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03:41PMCardiff Central0h31 04:12PMPontypridd
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03:56PMCardiff Central0h32 04:28PMPontypridd
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04:05PMCardiff Central0h30 04:35PMPontypridd
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04:11PMCardiff Central0h31 04:42PMPontypridd
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04:26PMCardiff Central0h32 04:58PMPontypridd
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04:35PMCardiff Central0h30 05:05PMPontypridd
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04:41PMCardiff Central0h31 05:12PMPontypridd
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04:56PMCardiff Central0h32 05:28PMPontypridd
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05:05PMCardiff Central0h30 05:35PMPontypridd
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05:11PMCardiff Central0h31 05:42PMPontypridd
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05:26PMCardiff Central0h32 05:58PMPontypridd
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05:35PMCardiff Central0h30 06:05PMPontypridd
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05:41PMCardiff Central0h31 06:12PMPontypridd
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05:56PMCardiff Central0h32 06:28PMPontypridd
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06:05PMCardiff Central0h30 06:35PMPontypridd
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06:11PMCardiff Central0h31 06:42PMPontypridd
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06:26PMCardiff Central0h32 06:58PMPontypridd
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06:35PMCardiff Central0h30 07:05PMPontypridd
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06:42PMCardiff Central0h31 07:13PMPontypridd
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07:05PMCardiff Central0h30 07:35PMPontypridd
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07:11PMCardiff Central0h30 07:41PMPontypridd
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07:26PMCardiff Central0h32 07:58PMPontypridd
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07:43PMCardiff Central0h33 08:16PMPontypridd
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Fastest train times from Cardiff to Pontypridd

Showing times and prices for Jun 28

Fastest Journey

30 m

Average

31 m

Trains per day

68

Distance

18 km

Of the 68 trains that leave Cardiff for Pontypridd every day 68 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
09:05AMCardiff Central0h30 09:35AMPontypridd
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61One-way
Fastest
01:05PMCardiff Central0h30 01:35PMPontypridd
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61One-way
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02:35PMCardiff Central0h30 03:05PMPontypridd
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61One-way
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12:35PMCardiff Central0h30 01:05PMPontypridd
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61One-way
Fastest
07:11PMCardiff Central0h30 07:41PMPontypridd
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61One-way

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Overview: Train from Cardiff to Pontypridd

distanceDistance11 miles (17 km)
durationAverage train duration32 min
priceAverage train ticket price$7 (€6)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 50 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersTransport for Wales

Trains from Cardiff to Pontypridd cover the 11 miles (17 km) long journey taking on average 32 min with our travel partners like Transport for Wales. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $7 (€6), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $7 (€6). Travelers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Pontypridd.

Travel Tips: Trains from Cardiff to Pontypridd

Travel by train to Pontypridd 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 Pontypridd.
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Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Pontypridd from Cardiff for as low as $7 (€6)  for the next 7 days.
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Cardiff to Pontypridd train to cost on average $7 (€6)  one way.
The train distance from Cardiff to Pontypridd is around 11 miles (17 km).
On average the Cardiff to Pontypridd train travel time is 32 min  for the 11 miles (17 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers book a train from Cardiff Central   to Pontypridd   most frequently for this route.

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

The most popular arrival train station, Pontypridd, is located 0.2 miles (372 m) away from the city center of Pontypridd.

When taking a train from Cardiff to Pontypridd, you can count on Transport for Wales for the best way to get you to Pontypridd. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Pontypridd from Cardiff and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
On average, there are 50 trains a day from Cardiff to Pontypridd. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first Cardiff to Pontypridd train departs at 5: 11 AM   and the last train from Cardiff to Pontypridd leaves at 8: 43 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Cardiff to Pontypridd on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
If you purchase a train ticket from Cardiff to Pontypridd within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $7 (€6) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Pontypridd from Cardiff are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Cardiff
Pontypridd
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 Pontypridd.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
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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