Port Talbot to Cardiff train

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Cheap train tickets from Port Talbot to Cardiff

Showing times and prices for Jul 22

Cheapest

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

Transport for Wales
09:34AM0h39
Port Talbot
10:13AMCardiff
$71One-way
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
04:42PM0h33
Port Talbot
05:15PMCardiff
$191One-way
0 transfers
Transport for Wales
09:19PM0h52
Port Talbot
10:11PMCardiff
$191One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Port Talbot to Cardiff

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, July 22
Transport for Wales
09:19PM0h52
Port Talbot
10:11PMCardiff
0 transfers
Great Western Railway
04:42PM0h33
Port Talbot
05:15PMCardiff
0 transfers
Transport for Wales
09:34AM0h39
Port Talbot
10:13AMCardiff
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Port Talbot to Cardiff

Showing times and prices for Jul 22

Fastest Journey

33 m

Average

41 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

43 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Port Talbot for Cardiff every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Great Western Railway
04:42PM0h33
Port Talbot
05:15PMCardiff
$191One-way
0 transfers
Transport for Wales
09:34AM0h39
Port Talbot
10:13AMCardiff
$71One-way
0 transfers
Transport for Wales
09:19PM0h52
Port Talbot
10:11PMCardiff
$191One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Port Talbot to Cardiff

distanceDistance27 miles (43 km)
durationAverage train duration33 min
priceAverage train ticket price$9 (€8)
frequencyTrain frequency11 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 11 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersTransport for Wales or Great Western Rail

Trains from Port Talbot to Cardiff cover the 27 miles (43 km) long route taking on average 33 min with our travel partners like Transport for Wales or Great Western Rail. Normally, there are 11 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $3 (€2), but the average price of train tickets is $9 (€8). Travelers depart most frequently from Port Talbot Parkway and arrive in Cardiff Central.

Train companies: Transport for Wales, Great Western Rail and first_great_western from Port Talbot to Cardiff trains

You can travel by train between Port Talbot and Cardiff with Transport for Wales, Great Western Rail and first_great_western for as low as $3 (€2). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

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.

Port Talbot to Cardiff train information with Great Western Rail:

  • Average Duration: 33 min
  • Cheapest Price: $19

FAQs: Trains from Port Talbot to Cardiff

FAQs: Travel by train from Port Talbot 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 Port Talbot to Cardiff.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Port Talbot to Cardiff can start from as little as $3 (€2) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Port Talbot to Cardiff is $9 (€8); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Port Talbot to Cardiff train time is 33 min   covering the 27 mile (43 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Port Talbot to Cardiff leaves at 4: 51 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Port Talbot to Cardiff leaves at 9: 19 PM.
There are 11 trains a day from Port Talbot to Cardiff which require at least one change with Transport for Wales or Great Western Rail. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the trip from Port Talbot to Cardiff you can take a train with Transport for Wales or Great Western Rail. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Port Talbot and Cardiff on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 9: 19 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Port Talbot Parkway, which is located around 0.1 miles (164 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 day trip to Cardiff from Port Talbot is worth doing with a journey time of 33 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Port Talbot to Cardiff is April.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Port Talbot to Cardiff including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Port Talbot and Cardiff

Port Talbot
Cardiff
The major railway station for departures from Port Talbot is Port Talbot Parkway. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Port Talbot Parkway for your journey from Port Talbot to Cardiff.
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 8450507080
Public transit options for Port Talbot Parkway
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Wait in the station car park behind the restaurant.
The major train station for arrivals in Cardiff is Cardiff Central. Find all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Cardiff Central for your journey to Cardiff from Port Talbot.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sat: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sun: 07: 30 - 21: 30
Public transit options for Cardiff Central
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)

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