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Train Information between Colchester and Cardiff

distanceDistance177 miles (285 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 35 min
priceAverage train ticket price$74 (€60)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesGreat Western Railway

Trains from Colchester to Cardiff cover the 177 miles (285 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 35 min with our travel partners like Great Western Railway. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $74 (€60), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $65 (€53). Travelers depart most frequently from Colchester and arrive in Cardiff Central.

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Trains from Colchester to Cardiff
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FAQs
How much do cheap trains to Cardiff from Colchester cost?
Train tickets to Cardiff from Colchester for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $65 (€53)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a train from Colchester to Cardiff?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $74 (€60)  for a train ticket between Colchester and Cardiff.
How far is it from Colchester to Cardiff by train?
The train distance from Colchester to Cardiff is around 177 miles (285 km).
How long is the train from Colchester to Cardiff?
The Colchester to Cardiff train duration is on average 3 h 35 min, which is to be expected when traveling 177 miles (285 km) to Cardiff from Colchester. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
What train station in Colchester goes to Cardiff? What train station do I come into Cardiff from Colchester?

When taking a train from Colchester, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Colchester, Colchester Town and Colchester, Hythe Railway Station. When you arrive in Cardiff, your train can arrive in train stations including Cardiff Central, Cardiff (Queen Street) and Cardiff (Cathays).

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Colchester   to Cardiff Central.

Where is the train station in Colchester to go to Cardiff? Where is the train station in Cardiff located?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Colchester and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Cardiff most often arrive at Cardiff Central and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city center.

What train companies offer a service between Colchester and Cardiff?
For the best Colchester to Cardiff train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Great Western Railway. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Cardiff from Colchester to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many train services are there to Cardiff from Colchester a day?
The average number of trains departing Colchester for Cardiff is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What time is the earliest train from Colchester to Cardiff? What time is the last train from Colchester to Cardiff?
The earliest train departing from Colchester to Cardiff leaves at 8: 13 AM. The last train departing from Colchester to Cardiff leaves at 11: 13 AM. You can find the latest Colchester to Cardiff train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How early should I buy Colchester to Cardiff train tickets to get the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this route and save money. If you buy train tickets from Colchester to Cardiff within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $74 (€60) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Colchester to Cardiff a few months in advance.

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