Liverpool Lime Street to Cardiff Central train

Cheap train tickets from Liverpool Lime Street to Cardiff Central

Showing times and prices for Dec 09

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Avanti West Coast
05:26AMLiverpool Lime Street3h59 09:25AMCardiff Central
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London Midland
06:10AMLiverpool Lime Street4h15 10:25AMCardiff Central
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Merseyrail Electrics
06:13AMLiverpool Lime Street Low Level3h45 09:58AMCardiff Central
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London Midland
07:05AMLiverpool Lime Street3h40 10:45AMCardiff Central
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Transport for Wales
07:16AMLiverpool Lime Street3h59 11:15AMCardiff Central
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Train schedule from Liverpool Lime Street to Cardiff Central

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, December 9
Avanti West Coast
05:26AMLiverpool Lime Street3h59 09:25AMCardiff Central
2 transfers
London Midland
06:10AMLiverpool Lime Street4h15 10:25AMCardiff Central
2 transfers
Merseyrail Electrics
06:13AMLiverpool Lime Street Low Level3h45 09:58AMCardiff Central
1 transfer
London Midland
07:05AMLiverpool Lime Street3h40 10:45AMCardiff Central
1 transfer
Transport for Wales
07:16AMLiverpool Lime Street3h59 11:15AMCardiff Central
1 transfer
London Midland
08:07AMLiverpool Lime Street4h18 12:25PMCardiff Central
2 transfers
London Midland
09:07AMLiverpool Lime Street3h43 12:50PMCardiff Central
1 transfer
Transport for Wales
09:14AMLiverpool Lime Street3h59 01:13PMCardiff Central
1 transfer
London Midland
10:07AMLiverpool Lime Street4h18 02:25PMCardiff Central
2 transfers
Transport for Wales
10:36AMLiverpool Lime Street4h34 03:10PMCardiff Central
1 transfer
London Midland
11:07AMLiverpool Lime Street3h35 02:42PMCardiff Central
1 transfer
Transport for Wales
11:36AMLiverpool Lime Street4h39 04:15PMCardiff Central
1 transfer
London Midland
12:07PMLiverpool Lime Street4h18 04:25PMCardiff Central
2 transfers
London Midland
01:07PMLiverpool Lime Street3h51 04:58PMCardiff Central
1 transfer
London Midland
02:07PMLiverpool Lime Street4h21 06:28PMCardiff Central
2 transfers
Transport for Wales
02:36PMLiverpool Lime Street4h48 07:24PMCardiff Central
1 transfer
London Midland
03:07PMLiverpool Lime Street3h48 06:55PMCardiff Central
1 transfer
London Midland
04:07PMLiverpool Lime Street4h19 08:26PMCardiff Central
2 transfers
Transport for Wales
04:36PMLiverpool Lime Street4h52 09:28PMCardiff Central
1 transfer
Avanti West Coast
04:47PMLiverpool Lime Street3h39 08:26PMCardiff Central
3 transfers
London Midland
05:07PMLiverpool Lime Street3h49 08:56PMCardiff Central
1 transfer
London Midland
06:06PMLiverpool Lime Street4h01 10:07PMCardiff Central
1 transfer
London Midland
07:13PMLiverpool Lime Street3h42 10:55PMCardiff Central
1 transfer
Avanti West Coast
07:47PMLiverpool Lime Street4h27 12:14AMCardiff Central
1 transfer
London Midland
09:34PMLiverpool Lime Street9h46 07:20AMCardiff Central
2 transfers
London Midland
11:35PMLiverpool Lime Street8h16 07:51AMCardiff Central
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Liverpool Lime Street to Cardiff Central

Showing times and prices for Dec 09

Fastest Journey

3 h 35 m

Average

4 h 29 m

Trains per day

26

Distance

215 km

It's difficult to get from Liverpool Lime Street to Cardiff Central without transferring at least once.

London Midland
11:07AMLiverpool Lime Street3h35 02:42PMCardiff Central
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Avanti West Coast
04:47PMLiverpool Lime Street3h39 08:26PMCardiff Central
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London Midland
07:05AMLiverpool Lime Street3h40 10:45AMCardiff Central
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London Midland
07:13PMLiverpool Lime Street3h42 10:55PMCardiff Central
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London Midland
09:07AMLiverpool Lime Street3h43 12:50PMCardiff Central
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Overview: Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Cardiff Central

distanceDistance133 miles (215 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 42 min
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesAvanti West Coast or London Midland

Trains from Liverpool Lime Street to Cardiff Central cover the 133 miles (215 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 42 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast or London Midland. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street and arrive in Cardiff Central.

Travel Tips: Trains from Liverpool Lime Street 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 Liverpool Lime Street to Cardiff Central.
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You should expect to travel around 133 miles (215 km)  between Liverpool Lime Street and Cardiff Central by train.
The Liverpool Lime Street to Cardiff Central train duration is on average 3 h 42 min, which is to be expected when traveling 133 miles (215 km) to Cardiff Central from Liverpool Lime Street. 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 Liverpool Lime Street   and arriving in Cardiff Central.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Liverpool Lime Street, is located 0.4 miles (692 m) from the city center of Liverpool Lime Street.

The most popular arrival train station, Cardiff Central, is located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city center of Cardiff Central.

For the trip from Liverpool Lime Street to Cardiff Central you can take a train with Avanti West Coast or London Midland. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Liverpool Lime Street and Cardiff Central on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 25 trains a day from Liverpool Lime Street to Cardiff Central. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train for this route departs from Liverpool Lime Street at 5: 26 AM. The last train leaves from Liverpool Lime Street at 11: 40 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Liverpool Lime Street to Cardiff Central and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

Trains departing from Liverpool Lime Street

Distance from Liverpool Lime Street to city center
Distance from Liverpool Lime Street to city center
0.4 miles (692 m)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 38 | Sun: 07: 15 - 23: 05
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Suburban train lines: Wirral Line (green)
Bus lines: 9, 10, 61, 82, 79, 86C, 500
Train lines: Northern, West Midlands, TransPennine Express, East Midlands, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales, London Northwestern
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement services depart at the Bus stop on Skelhorne Street, near the Tesco Express. L3 5GA.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport
8 miles (13 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached by public transit from the station in about 40 minutes using the AirLink 500 shuttle bus service.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free public Wi-Fi available.
ATM
ATM
Located near Platform 7.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: The station taxi rank is located at Skelhorne Street side of the station. There are two customer help points located for passengers requiring assistance. | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis at Liverpool Lime Street station can be provided at the taxi rank. If you require a private accessible taxi please locate a member of the station staff and they will provide you with a local taxi firm company number.
Lockers
Lockers
The Excess Baggage Co. Lockers and staffed luggage storage counter are located in the main concourse near the escalators across from Platform 6. Open daily 08: 00 to 21: 00.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 305 (including 25 handicapped spaces) Parking Pricing: £18. 70 per day
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Various retail establishments including Photo Booths to purchase items whilst in the station
Dining
Dining
Caffè Nero | Costa Coffee | Upper Crust | Starbucks | JD Wetherspoon
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Enterprise | Dollar | Hertz | Alamo | Green Motion | Avis
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located in the main concourse.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Full wheelchair access throughout the station, with help points at the Skelhorne Street entrance and at customer information desk in the main concourse.

Trains arriving to Cardiff Central

Distance from Cardiff Central to city center
Distance from Cardiff Central to city center
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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