Cardiff to Wrexham train

Cheap train tickets from Cardiff to Wrexham

Showing times and prices for May 22

Cheapest

35

Average

52

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.

Arriva Trains Wales
03:17PMCardiff3h16 06:33PMWrexham
0 transfers
351One-way
Transport for Wales
02:17PMCardiff3h16 05:33PMWrexham
0 transfers
401One-way
Transport for Wales
12:29PMCardiff4h06 04:35PMWrexham
0 transfers
401One-way
Transport for Wales
10:32AMCardiff4h28 03:00PMWrexham
0 transfers
411One-way
Transport for Wales
12:50PMCardiff3h45 04:35PMWrexham
0 transfers
411One-way

Train schedule from Cardiff to Wrexham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, May 22
Transport for Wales
10:32AMCardiff4h28 03:00PMWrexham
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Transport for Wales
10:34AMCardiff4h26 03:00PMWrexham
0 transfers
Transport for Wales
12:29PMCardiff4h06 04:35PMWrexham
0 transfers
Transport for Wales
12:50PMCardiff3h45 04:35PMWrexham
0 transfers
Arriva Trains Wales
01:29PMCardiff4h06 05:35PMWrexham
0 transfers
Transport for Wales
01:50PMCardiff3h45 05:35PMWrexham
0 transfers
Transport for Wales
02:17PMCardiff3h16 05:33PMWrexham
0 transfers
Arriva Trains Wales
03:17PMCardiff3h16 06:33PMWrexham
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Cardiff to Wrexham

Showing times and prices for May 22

Fastest Journey

3 h 16 m

Average

3 h 53 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

175 km

Of the 8 trains that leave Cardiff for Wrexham every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Arriva Trains Wales
03:17PMCardiff3h16 06:33PMWrexham
0 transfers
351One-way
Transport for Wales
02:17PMCardiff3h16 05:33PMWrexham
0 transfers
401One-way
Transport for Wales
01:50PMCardiff3h45 05:35PMWrexham
0 transfers
911One-way
Transport for Wales
12:50PMCardiff3h45 04:35PMWrexham
0 transfers
411One-way
Arriva Trains Wales
01:29PMCardiff4h06 05:35PMWrexham
0 transfers
871One-way

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Overview: Train from Cardiff to Wrexham

distanceDistance108 miles (174 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 25 min
priceAverage train ticket price$52 (€46)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country or Transport for Wales

Trains from Cardiff to Wrexham cover the 108 miles (174 km) long route taking on average 3 h 25 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or Transport for Wales. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $52 (€46), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $23 (€20). Travelers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Wrexham General.

Train companies: CrossCountry from Cardiff to Wrexham trains

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CrossCountry

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One of the best ways to travel between Cardiff and Wrexham is by taking a train with CrossCountry. Omio helps you find the ideal CrossCountry train from Cardiff to Wrexham by showing you CrossCountry current train schedules and timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like baggage allowance) and the best prices for this Cardiff to Wrexham route. You can expect to travel 108 miles (174 km) between Cardiff and Wrexham on a train with CrossCountry. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains to Wrexham from Cardiff, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry 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. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your CrossCountry train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip from Cardiff to Wrexham!

    Travel Tips: Trains from Cardiff to Wrexham

    Travel by train to Wrexham 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 Wrexham.
    FAQs
    Train tickets between Cardiff and Wrexham for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $23 (€20)  one way in the next 7 days.
    If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Cardiff to Wrexham train price to come in at an average of $52 (€46)  one way.
    You should expect to travel around 108 miles (174 km)  from Cardiff to Wrexham by train.
    The Cardiff to Wrexham train duration is on average 3 h 25 min, which is to be expected when traveling 108 miles (174 km) to Wrexham from Cardiff. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

    When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Cardiff Central   and arriving in Wrexham General.

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

    Passengers arriving in Wrexham most often arrive at Wrexham General and need to travel around 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from this train station to the city center.

    For the route from Cardiff to Wrexham you can take a train with Cross Country or Transport for Wales. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Wrexham from Cardiff on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    The average number of trains departing Cardiff for Wrexham is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    You can take the first train from Cardiff to Wrexham at 8: 22 AM. The last train from Cardiff to Wrexham that you can take departs at 5: 23 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Cardiff to Wrexham schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
    If you purchase the Cardiff to Wrexham train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $52 (€46). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Wrexham from Cardiff. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Cardiff
    Wrexham
    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 Wrexham.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +44 3457114141
    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

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