Liverpool to Cardiff train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Liverpool to Cardiff

Showing times and prices for Jun 19

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

3 h 45 m

Average

4 h 2 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

215 km

Cheap train tickets from Liverpool to start from $100 with an average ticket price of $140.

The fastest train from Liverpool to takes 3h 45m in comparison to an average duration of 4h 2m and covers a distance of 215 km.

5 trains that leave Liverpool for every day with It's difficult to get from Liverpool to Cardiff without transferring at least once. travelling directly.

Cheapest
Transport for Wales
08:54AM4h19
James Street (LVJ)
01:13PMCardiff Central (CDF)
$1001One-way
1 transfer
Transport for Wales
08:08AM3h45
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
11:53AMCardiff Central (CDF)
$1501One-way
1 transfer
Transport for Wales
08:43AM4h09
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
12:52PMCardiff Central (CDF)
$1501One-way
1 transfer
West Midlands Railway
08:33AM4h05
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
12:38PMCardiff Central (CDF)
$1501One-way
2 transfers
Cross Country
08:43AM3h55
Liverpool Lime Street (LIV)
12:38PMCardiff Central (CDF)
$1501One-way
3 transfers

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Overview: Train from Liverpool to Cardiff

distanceDistance133 miles (215 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 37 min
priceAverage train ticket price$87 (€76)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersTransport for Wales, CrossCountry, West Midlands Trains or Virgin Trains

Trains from Liverpool to Cardiff cover the 133 miles (215 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 37 min with our travel partners like Transport for Wales, CrossCountry, West Midlands Trains or Virgin Trains. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $46 (€40), but the average price of train tickets is $87 (€76). Travelers depart most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street and arrive in Cardiff Central.

Train providers: Transport for Wales, CrossCountry and West Midland Trains from Liverpool to Cardiff trains

For as little as $54 (€47) you can travel by train between Liverpool and Cardiff with Transport for Wales, CrossCountry and West Midland Trains. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

West Midlands Trains is a train operator based in the United Kingdom, providing services across the West Midlands region. It operates a variety of train types, including the Class 350 Desiro, Class 323 Electrostar, Class 170 Turbostar, and Class 172 Turbostar. These trains offer a range of onboard facilities, such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and air conditioning. Passengers can purchase a range of tickets, including single, return, and season tickets. The most popular routes operated by West Midlands Trains include Birmingham to London Euston, Birmingham to Wolverhampton, and Birmingham to Coventry.

    FAQs: Trains from Liverpool to Cardiff

    FAQs: Travel by train from Liverpool to Cardiff 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 to Cardiff.
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Liverpool to Cardiff can start from as little as $46 (€40) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Liverpool to Cardiff is $87 (€76); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    On average the Liverpool to Cardiff train travel time is 3 h 37 min   for the 133 mile (215 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Liverpool to Cardiff leaves at 5: 12 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Liverpool to Cardiff leaves at 8: 51 PM.
    There is 1 train a day from Liverpool to Cardiff which require at least one change with Transport for Wales, CrossCountry, West Midlands Trains or Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    When taking a train from Liverpool to Cardiff, you can count on Transport for Wales, CrossCountry, West Midlands Trains or Virgin Trains for the best way to get you to Cardiff. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Liverpool and Cardiff and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 8: 51 PM.

    When departing from Liverpool, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Liverpool Lime Street, Liverpool South Parkway and Liverpool Central. When arriving in Cardiff, you can end your route in train stations like Cardiff Central, Cardiff Queen Street and Cardiff Bay.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street, which is located around 0.4 miles (732 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Cardiff Central, located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre.

    A trip to Cardiff from Liverpool is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 37 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
    The cheapest month for a train from Liverpool to Cardiff is May.
    You have options as you can travel to Cardiff from Liverpool 2 different ways: bus or train.

    Important Stations and Airports in Liverpool and Cardiff

    Liverpool
    Cardiff
    Liverpool Lime Street is the most popular Liverpool railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Liverpool for your trip to Cardiff.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ShoppingShopping
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +44 3457114141
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 38 | Sun: 07: 15 - 23: 05
    Public transit options for Liverpool Lime Street
    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.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    ParkingParking
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +44 1515551111
    Public transit options for Liverpool South Parkway
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus Stand 4, located in the main concourse area
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    ShoppingShopping
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    Public transit options for Liverpool Central
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: 32 Great Charlotte Street, Liverpool 1
    Liverpool Lime Street, Central, James Street or MoorfieldsAccessibility
    Amenities at station
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    Liverpool, John Lennon Airport
    Liverpool, Sandhills Station (stop A)Accessibility
    Amenities at station
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