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from Cardiff to Darlington

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Travel Information to Darlington from Cardiff

distanceDistance220 miles (355 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$36 - $111
fastestFastest modeTrain • $111 (€100) • 5 h 12 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Cross Country

Take a bus or train to travel 220 miles (355 km) to Darlington from Cardiff. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are National Express or Cross Country among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Cardiff to Darlington.

Travel Tips: Travel from Cardiff to Darlington

Travel to Darlington 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 Cardiff to Darlington.

How do I reach Darlington from Cardiff?

There are 2 travel options from Cardiff to Darlington: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Darlington?

The cheapest way to go to Darlington from Cardiff is by taking a bus, which costs on average $36 (€33).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Darlington:

A bus is generally $75 (€67) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $111 (€100) from Cardiff to Darlington.

What is the fastest way to travel to Darlington from Cardiff?

The fastest way to get to Darlington from Cardiff is by train with an average travel time of 5 h 12 min.

Other travel options to Darlington can usually take longer:

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How many miles from Cardiff to Darlington would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 220 miles (355 km) between Cardiff and Darlington.

How many services a day are there to Darlington from Cardiff?

The average frequency per day from Cardiff to Darlington is:

  • Around 12 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Cardiff to Darlington as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling between Cardiff and Darlington, what are the departure and arrival points in Cardiff and Darlington?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Cardiff to Darlington:

  • Most travelers take a bus from Cardiff, Sophia Gardens to Darlington, Darlington.
  • Most travelers who book a train ticket from Cardiff to Darlington depart from Cardiff Central to Darlington.

Which travel companies can take me from Cardiff to Darlington?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Cardiff to Darlington, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with National Express for buses to Darlington. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for National Express Cardiff to Darlington tickets on Omio for $36 (€33).
  • Cross Country can take you to Darlington by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Cross Country from Cardiff to Darlington for $111 (€100).

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Cardiff to Darlington?

Many of our customers traveling from Cardiff to Darlington don't make Darlington their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Darlington are London, Edinburgh or Manchester, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Darlington to any of these top destinations today!

How early should I book Cardiff to Darlington tickets online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Cardiff to Darlington, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $36 (€33) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing $111 (€100) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Cardiff to Darlington online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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