Leeds Railway Station to Cardiff Central train

Cheap train tickets from Leeds Railway Station to Cardiff Central

Showing times and prices for Feb 02

Cheapest

85

Average

133

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Leeds Railway Station to Cardiff Central is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
08:07AMLeeds Railway Station4h45 12:52PMCardiff Central
1 transfer
851One-way
Cheapest
06:05AMLeeds Railway Station4h43 10:48AMCardiff Central
1 transfer
851One-way
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06:45AMLeeds Railway Station5h08 11:53AMCardiff Central
1 transfer
851One-way
07:10AMLeeds Railway Station4h01 11:11AMCardiff Central
1 transfer
1811One-way
06:11AMLeeds Railway Station3h59 10:10AMCardiff Central
1 transfer
1811One-way

Train schedule from Leeds Railway Station to Cardiff Central

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, February 2
06:05AMLeeds Railway Station4h43 10:48AMCardiff Central
1 transfer
06:11AMLeeds Railway Station3h59 10:10AMCardiff Central
1 transfer
06:45AMLeeds Railway Station5h08 11:53AMCardiff Central
1 transfer
07:10AMLeeds Railway Station4h01 11:11AMCardiff Central
1 transfer
08:07AMLeeds Railway Station4h45 12:52PMCardiff Central
1 transfer
08:11AMLeeds Railway Station4h02 12:13PMCardiff Central
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Leeds Railway Station to Cardiff Central

Showing times and prices for Feb 02

Fastest Journey

3 h 59 m

Average

4 h 26 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

280 km

It's difficult to get from Leeds Railway Station to Cardiff Central without transferring at least once.

Fastest
06:11AMLeeds Railway Station3h59 10:10AMCardiff Central
1 transfer
1811One-way
07:10AMLeeds Railway Station4h01 11:11AMCardiff Central
1 transfer
1811One-way
08:11AMLeeds Railway Station4h02 12:13PMCardiff Central
1 transfer
1811One-way
06:05AMLeeds Railway Station4h43 10:48AMCardiff Central
1 transfer
851One-way
08:07AMLeeds Railway Station4h45 12:52PMCardiff Central
1 transfer
851One-way

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Overview: Train from Leeds Railway Station to Cardiff Central

distanceDistance174 miles (280 km)
frequencyTrain frequency15 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesCrossCountry

Trains from Leeds Railway Station to Cardiff Central cover the 174 miles (280 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 31 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry. Normally, there are 15 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Leeds Railway Station and arrive in Cardiff Central.

Train providers: CrossCountry from Leeds Railway Station to Cardiff Central trains

Find the best journey between Leeds Railway Station and Cardiff Central with Omio's train partners CrossCountry! You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.

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CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Cardiff Central from Leeds Railway Station you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Looking to travel by train to Cardiff Central from Leeds Railway Station? Omio can help you find that perfect route with CrossCountry. Check Omio to see current CrossCountry train schedules, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Leeds Railway Station to Cardiff Central train and book CrossCountry tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train between Leeds Railway Station and Cardiff Central, you can expect to travel 174 miles (280 km) one-way with CrossCountry. If you search for trains from Leeds Railway Station to Cardiff Central in the Omio app, you can check 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. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train with CrossCountry, we do the work for you to get you safely to Cardiff Central from Leeds Railway Station. Book that perfect Leeds Railway Station to Cardiff Central train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with CrossCountry!

CrossCountry from Leeds Railway Station to Cardiff Central train information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 31 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 15 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Leeds Railway Station to Cardiff Central

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Cardiff Central 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 Leeds Railway Station to Cardiff Central.
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You should expect to travel around 174 miles (280 km)  between Leeds Railway Station and Cardiff Central by train.
The Leeds Railway Station to Cardiff Central train duration is on average 4 h 31 min, which is to be expected when traveling 174 miles (280 km) between Leeds Railway Station and Cardiff Central. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Leeds Railway Station   and arrive in Cardiff Central.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Leeds Railway Station, which is located around 0.5 miles (849 m) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Cardiff Central, located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city center.

Take the Leeds Railway Station to Cardiff Central train with CrossCountry. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip from Leeds Railway Station to Cardiff Central as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 15 trains a day from Leeds Railway Station to Cardiff Central. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the first train from Leeds Railway Station to Cardiff Central at 6: 09 AM. The last train from Leeds Railway Station to Cardiff Central that you can take departs at 9: 11 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Leeds Railway Station to Cardiff Central schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.

Trains departing from Leeds Railway Station

Distance from Leeds Railway Station to city center
Distance from Leeds Railway Station to city center
0.5 miles (849 m)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 45 - 23: 59 | Sun: 06: 45 - 22: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 1, 16, 201, 229, 34, 5, 60, A1
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport
7 miles (12 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
Take the Flyer A1 bus shuttle departing every 30 minutes from the train station to the airport. The journey takes about 30 minutes.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located in the West Footbridge and South Concourse.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxi rank outside New Station Street entrance near the bus interchange. | Accessible taxis: Taxi rank outside New Station Street entrance near the bus interchange.
Lockers
Lockers
Located on the main concourse. Services provided by Excess Baggage Co, open daily from 08: 00 until 21: 00.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 307 (including 11 handicapped parking spots) Parking Pricing: £4. 50 for 1 hour | £20. 00 for 1 day
Dining
Dining
Bagel Factory | Caffè Nero | KFC | Leon | McDonald's | The Pasty Shop | Starbucks | Pret a Manger | JD Wetherspoon | Delice de France
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Firefly
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located on the North Concourse near the Wellington Street entrance. Open daily from 08: 00 to 21: 00.
Accessibility
Accessibility
There are elevators or level access to all platforms in the whole station. Ramps for train access and wheelchairs are also available.

Trains arriving to Cardiff Central

Distance from Cardiff Central to city center
Distance from Cardiff Central to city center
1.1 miles (1.8 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sat: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sun: 07: 30 - 21: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
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)
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Cardiff Airport
14 miles (22 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
Take the Transport for Wales train from the station to Dinas Powys, then take the 304 bus directly to the airport. The journey takes about 1 hour in total.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located outside of the main entrance.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxi rank is on the right as you exit the main station entrance
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 23: 59 | Sat: 06: 00 - 01: 30 Parking space: 388 Parking Pricing: €1. 00 for 2 hours | €2. 00 for 4 hours | €4. 00 for 1 day
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: News agent and convenience store
Dining
Dining
Gourmet Coffee Bar & Kitchen | Pret a Manger | Tesco Express
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis | Enterprise | Europcar
Information Desk
Information Desk
Helpline Contact: 03333 211202 | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access in the whole station. There are also ramps for train access and elevators in the station.

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