Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cathays (CYS) train

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Cheap train tickets from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cathays (CYS)

Showing times and prices for 21 Jun

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The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cathays (CYS) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Transport for Wales
07:560h07
Cardiff Central (CDF)
08:03Cathays (CYS)
£31One-way
0 changes

Train timetableCardiff Central (CDF) to Cathays (CYS)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 21 June
Transport for Wales
07:560h07
Cardiff Central (CDF)
08:03Cathays (CYS)
0 changes

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Train times from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cathays (CYS)

Showing times and prices for 21 Jun

Fastest Journey

7 m

Average

7 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

1 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Cardiff Central (CDF) for Cathays (CYS) every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Transport for Wales
07:560h07
Cardiff Central (CDF)
08:03Cathays (CYS)
£31One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cathays (CYS)

distanceDistance1 miles
durationAverage train duration6 min
priceAverage train ticket price£3 (€4)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesTransport for Wales

Trains from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cathays (CYS) cover the 1 miles long trip taking on average 6 min with our travel partners like Transport for Wales. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £2, but the average price of train tickets is £3. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Cathays.

FAQs: Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cathays (CYS) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cathays (CYS) 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 Central (CDF) to Cathays (CYS).
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Cheap train tickets from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cathays (CYS) can start from as little as £2 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cathays (CYS) is £3; 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 Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cathays (CYS) is 6 min   to travel the 1 mile long route. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner to search for a specific date.
The first train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cathays (CYS) leaves at 04: 57. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cathays (CYS) leaves at 19: 26.
Take the Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cathays (CYS) train with Transport for Wales. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cathays (CYS) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 19: 26.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Cardiff Central, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Cathays, located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Cathays (CYS) from Cardiff Central (CDF) is worth doing with a journey time of 6 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cathays (CYS) by train is January.
You have options as you can travel from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cathays (CYS) 2 different ways: train or coach.

Trains departing from Cardiff Central

Distance from Cardiff Central to city center
Distance from Cardiff Central to city center
1.1 miles (1.8 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sat: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sun: 07: 30 - 21: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
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)
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Cardiff Airport
14 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
Take the Transport for Wales train from the station to Dinas Powys, then take the 304 bus directly to the airport. The journey takes about 1 hour in total.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located outside of the main entrance.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxi rank is on the right as you exit the main station entrance
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: News agent and convenience store
Dining
Dining
Gourmet Coffee Bar & Kitchen | Pret a Manger | Tesco Express
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis | Enterprise | Europcar
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access in the whole station. There are also ramps for train access and elevators in the station.

Trains arriving to Cathays

Distance from Cathays to city center
Distance from Cathays to city center
1.1 miles (1.8 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Onward travel information: The nearest bus stop is on Park Place
Location for Rail Replacement Services: At the bus stops adjacent to the Cardiff University Students' Union on Park Place
Amenities at station
Dining
Dining
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from ticket office | Helpline Contact: 03333 211202 | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: No | Step free access note: Category B3. While both platforms are step-free, there is no facility for wheelchair users, mobility scooter users or persons with reduced mobility to cross between Platform 1 and 2 due to a steep footbridge. Customers who have travelled from the Valleys and wish to access the University or the Civic Centre are advised to travel to Queen Street station, change onto a North-bound service and alight at Cathays on the return service. | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: The ticket machine (s) take cash, and major debit and credit cards. The machine on the Cardiff-bound platform is only available during staffing hours. The machine on the Pontypridd-bound platform is available all the time. | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: No | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: No

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