London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff train

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Cheap train tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff

Showing times and prices for Jul 25

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Great Western Railway
06:26PM4h21
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
10:47PMCardiff
$471One-way
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
08:56AM3h21
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
12:17PMCardiff
$631One-way
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
11:36AM2h59
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
02:35PMCardiff
$721One-way
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
08:36AM3h02
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
11:38AMCardiff
$721One-way
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
08:02AM3h36
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
11:38AMCardiff
$731One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, July 25
Great Western Railway
11:36AM2h59
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
02:35PMCardiff
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
08:36AM3h02
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
11:38AMCardiff
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
08:00AM3h11
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
11:11AMCardiff
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
06:26PM4h21
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
10:47PMCardiff
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
08:13PM3h54
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
12:07AMCardiff
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff

Showing times and prices for Jul 25

Fastest Journey

2 h 59 m

Average

3 h 38 m

Trains per day

10

Distance

212 km

Of the 10 trains that leave London Gatwick Airport (LGW) for Cardiff every day 10 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Great Western Railway
11:36AM2h59
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
02:35PMCardiff
$721One-way
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
08:36AM3h02
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
11:38AMCardiff
$721One-way
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
08:00AM3h11
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
11:11AMCardiff
$1421One-way
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
08:56AM3h21
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
12:17PMCardiff
$631One-way
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
08:02AM3h36
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
11:38AMCardiff
$731One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff

distanceDistance131 miles (211 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 57 min
priceAverage train ticket price$83 (€72)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesGreat Western Rail or Southern

Trains from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff cover the 131 miles (211 km) long route taking on average 2 h 57 min with our travel partners like Great Western Rail or Southern. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $44 (€38), but the average price of train tickets is $83 (€72).

Train providers: Great Western Rail, first_great_western and Southern from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff trains

Buy your official Great Western Rail, first_great_western and Southern train tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff from $44 (€38) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable route.

Great Western Railway is a train operating company in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London Paddington to the West of England, South Wales and the Cotswolds. It also operates services from London Paddington to Oxford, Reading and Bristol. It offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, Off-Peak and Super Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, air conditioning and catering services. The most popular routes for Great Western Railway are London Paddington to Bristol, Reading and Oxford.

Train information from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff with Great Western Rail:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 57 min
  • Cheapest Price: $44

FAQs: Trains from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff

FAQs: Travel by train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 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 London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff.
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Cheap train tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff can start from as little as $44 (€38) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff is $83 (€72); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff is 2 h 57 min   to travel the 131 mile (211 km) long route, with around there are 25 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff leaves at 7: 26 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff leaves at 9: 36 PM.
There are 25 trains a day from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff which require at least one change with Great Western Rail or Southern. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Great Western Rail or Southern. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Cardiff to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 9: 36 PM.
A trip to Cardiff from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 57 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff by train is March.
You have options as you can travel between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Cardiff 2 different ways: train or bus.

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