Cardiff to Stratford-upon-Avon train

Cheap train tickets from Cardiff to Stratford-upon-Avon

Showing times and prices for Aug 10

Cheapest

33

Average

61

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.

Cross Country
07:45AMCardiff3h38 11:23AMStratford-upon-Avon
0 transfers
331One-way
Cross Country
08:51AMCardiff3h32 12:23PMStratford-upon-Avon
0 transfers
881One-way

Train schedule from Cardiff to Stratford-upon-Avon

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, August 10
Cross Country
07:45AMCardiff3h38 11:23AMStratford-upon-Avon
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Cross Country
08:51AMCardiff3h32 12:23PMStratford-upon-Avon
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Fastest train times from Cardiff to Stratford-upon-Avon

Showing times and prices for Aug 10

Fastest Journey

3 h 32 m

Average

3 h 35 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

128 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Cardiff for Stratford-upon-Avon every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
08:51AMCardiff3h32 12:23PMStratford-upon-Avon
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881One-way
Cross Country
07:45AMCardiff3h38 11:23AMStratford-upon-Avon
0 transfers
331One-way

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Overview: Train from Cardiff to Stratford-upon-Avon

distanceDistance79 miles (128 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 38 min
priceAverage train ticket price$61 (€57)
frequencyTrain frequency22 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersCross Country or First Great Western Service

Trains from Cardiff to Stratford-upon-Avon cover the 79 miles (128 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 38 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or First Great Western Service. Normally, there are 22 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $36 (€33), but the average price of train tickets is $61 (€57). Travelers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Stratford-upon-Avon.

Train companies: CrossCountry and Great Western Rail from Cardiff to Stratford-upon-Avon trains

CrossCountry and Great Western Rail trains will get you between Cardiff and Stratford-upon-Avon from $36 (€33). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

CrossCountry
Great Western Rail

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Cardiff and Stratford-upon-Avon you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Book your CrossCountry Cardiff to Stratford-upon-Avon train with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check CrossCountry up-to-date train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Cardiff to Stratford-upon-Avon routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable CrossCountry train tickets online that fit your budget. The distance to Stratford-upon-Avon from Cardiff is 79 miles (128 km), and the best price for a one-way Cardiff - Stratford-upon-Avon CrossCountry train ticket starts at $36 (€33) if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your CrossCountry ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by train. Waiting in a line at the train station to purchase your train ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your train tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with CrossCountry!

CrossCountry from Cardiff to Stratford-upon-Avon train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 40 min
  • Average Price: $36
  • CrossCountry frequency: 12 a day

Looking to travel by train from Cardiff to Stratford-upon-Avon? Omio can help you find that perfect route with Great Western Rail. Check Omio to see current Great Western Rail train schedules, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Cardiff to Stratford-upon-Avon train and book Great Western Rail tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train between Cardiff and Stratford-upon-Avon, you can expect to travel 79 miles (128 km) one-way with Great Western Rail. If you search for trains to Stratford-upon-Avon from Cardiff in the Omio app, you can check if the Great Western Rail ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train with Great Western Rail, we do the work for you to get you safely to Stratford-upon-Avon from Cardiff. Book that perfect Cardiff to Stratford-upon-Avon train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with Great Western Rail!

Train information from Cardiff to Stratford-upon-Avon with Great Western Rail:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 59 min
  • Great Western Rail frequency: 8 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Cardiff to Stratford-upon-Avon

Travel by train to Stratford-upon-Avon 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 Stratford-upon-Avon.
FAQs
Train tickets between Cardiff and Stratford-upon-Avon for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $36 (€33)  one way in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Cardiff to Stratford-upon-Avon train price to come in at an average of $61 (€57)  one way.
The distance to Stratford-upon-Avon from Cardiff by train is approximately 79 miles (128 km).
On average the Cardiff to Stratford-upon-Avon train travel time is 3 h 38 min  for the 79 miles (128 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Cardiff Central   and arriving in Stratford-upon-Avon.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Cardiff Central and travel around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Stratford-upon-Avon and need to travel approximately 0.4 miles (667 m) from the train station to the city center in Stratford-upon-Avon.

Take the Cardiff to Stratford-upon-Avon train with Cross Country or First Great Western Service. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route to Stratford-upon-Avon from Cardiff as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 22 trains a day from Cardiff to Stratford-upon-Avon. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the earliest train from Cardiff to Stratford-upon-Avon at 7: 45 AM   or take the last train from Cardiff to Stratford-upon-Avon leaving at 9: 45 AM. Look for the latest Cardiff to Stratford-upon-Avon train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
You can find trains between Cardiff and Stratford-upon-Avon to cost on average $61 (€57) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Cardiff to Stratford-upon-Avon train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Cardiff
Stratford-upon-Avon
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 Stratford-upon-Avon.
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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