How to travel from Cardiff to Telford

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Travel Information to Telford from Cardiff

distanceDistance88 miles (142 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$22 - $38
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $22 (€19) • 4 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $38 (€33) • 2 h 26 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Transport for Wales

Take a train or bus to travel 88 miles (142 km) between Cardiff and Telford. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or Transport for Wales among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Cardiff to Telford.

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How to get from Cardiff to Telford by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

The best way to travel from Cardiff to Telford is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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CrossCountry will get you between Cardiff and Telford at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best travel times, prices and tickets for your trip.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains between Cardiff and Telford. They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

    FAQs: Travel from Cardiff to Telford

    FAQs: Travel to Telford 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 Telford.

    You can get between Cardiff and Telford 2 different ways: train or bus.

    The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Telford is by taking a bus with average ticket prices of $22 (€19) compared to other travel options to Telford:

    Taking a bus costs $16 (€14) less than taking a train, which average ticket prices of $38 (€33).

    The fastest way to get to Telford from Cardiff is by train with an average travel time of 2 h 26 min.

    Other travel options to Telford take longer:

    Bus takes on average 4 h 15 min.

    The distance is approximately 88 miles (142 km) from Cardiff to Telford.

    The average frequency per day from Cardiff to Telford is:

    • Around 1 bus per day.
    • 14 trains a day.

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

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

    • Most travelers take a bus from Cardiff, University to Telford, Town Centre.
    • Most travelers take a train from Cardiff Central to Telford Central.

    The following travel companies offer services from Cardiff to Telford:

    • National Express can take you to Telford by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for National Express from Cardiff to Telford for $22 (€19).
    • Transport for Wales or CrossCountry can get you to Telford by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Transport for Wales from Cardiff to Telford for $38 (€33) on Omio.

    Yes, there are direct services available from Cardiff to Telford with the following travel companies:

    • Take a direct bus with.
    • Direct services by train with.

    Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Telford as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Cardiff and Telford.

    Looking to extend your trip from Cardiff to Telford? Many Omio customers who go from Cardiff to Telford usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Birmingham, Manchester, Wolverhampton or Shrewsbury. If you're looking to explore London, Birmingham, Manchester, Wolverhampton or Shrewsbury from Telford, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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