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Overview: Train from Canterbury to Cardiff

distanceDistance184 miles (296 km)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 17 direct trains a day

Trains from Canterbury to Cardiff cover the 184 miles (296 km) long route taking on average 5 h 55 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Canterbury West and arrive in Cardiff Central.

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What is the distance between Canterbury and Cardiff by train?

The Canterbury to Cardiff train distance is approximately 184 miles (296 km).

How long does it take from Canterbury to Cardiff by train?

The Canterbury to Cardiff train duration is on average 5 h 55 min, which is to be expected when travelling 184 miles (296 km) to Cardiff from Canterbury. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

When travelling by train from Canterbury to Cardiff, which train station in Canterbury do I depart from and which train station in Cardiff do I arrive in?

When taking a train from Canterbury, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Canterbury West and Canterbury East. When you arrive in Cardiff, your train can arrive in train stations including Cardiff Central, Cardiff (Queen Street) and Cardiff (Cathays).

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Canterbury West   to Cardiff Central.

Where do I find the Canterbury train station to Cardiff? Where is the Cardiff train station?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Canterbury West, which is located around 0.4 miles (616 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Cardiff Central, located 0.2 miles (425 m) away from the city centre.

How many trains per day are there to Cardiff from Canterbury?

The average number of trains departing Canterbury for Cardiff is 17 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Canterbury West is the most popular Canterbury railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Canterbury for your journey to Cardiff.