Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) train

Wed, 29 May
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Cheap train tickets from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM)

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Transport for Wales
20:091h17
Cardiff Central (CDF)
21:26Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
£91One-way
0 changes
Transport for Wales
11:081h18
Cardiff Central (CDF)
12:26Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
£101One-way
0 changes
Transport for Wales
19:101h17
Cardiff Central (CDF)
20:27Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
£101One-way
0 changes
Transport for Wales
10:091h18
Cardiff Central (CDF)
11:27Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
£211One-way
0 changes
Transport for Wales
15:081h18
Cardiff Central (CDF)
16:26Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
£211One-way
0 changes

Train timetableCardiff Central (CDF) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 29 May
Transport for Wales
08:071h17
Cardiff Central (CDF)
09:24Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
0 changes
Great Western Railway
08:171h22
Cardiff Central (CDF)
09:39Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
1 change
Cross Country
08:451h13
Cardiff Central (CDF)
09:58Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
0 changes
Transport for Wales
09:081h18
Cardiff Central (CDF)
10:26Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
0 changes
Great Western Railway
09:181h20
Cardiff Central (CDF)
10:38Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
1 change
Cross Country
09:451h13
Cardiff Central (CDF)
10:58Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
0 changes
Great Western Railway
09:501h23
Cardiff Central (CDF)
11:13Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
1 change
Transport for Wales
10:091h18
Cardiff Central (CDF)
11:27Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
0 changes
Great Western Railway
10:181h21
Cardiff Central (CDF)
11:39Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
1 change
Cross Country
10:451h13
Cardiff Central (CDF)
11:58Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
0 changes
Transport for Wales
11:081h18
Cardiff Central (CDF)
12:26Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
0 changes
Great Western Railway
11:181h20
Cardiff Central (CDF)
12:38Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
1 change
Cross Country
11:451h09
Cardiff Central (CDF)
12:54Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
0 changes
Great Western Railway
11:501h23
Cardiff Central (CDF)
13:13Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
1 change
Transport for Wales
12:101h16
Cardiff Central (CDF)
13:26Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
0 changes
Great Western Railway
12:181h20
Cardiff Central (CDF)
13:38Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
1 change
Cross Country
12:451h13
Cardiff Central (CDF)
13:58Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
0 changes
Great Western Railway
12:541h19
Cardiff Central (CDF)
14:13Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
1 change
Transport for Wales
13:081h21
Cardiff Central (CDF)
14:29Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
1 change
Great Western Railway
13:181h20
Cardiff Central (CDF)
14:38Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
1 change
Cross Country
13:451h13
Cardiff Central (CDF)
14:58Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
0 changes
Great Western Railway
13:521h21
Cardiff Central (CDF)
15:13Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
1 change
Great Western Railway
14:181h20
Cardiff Central (CDF)
15:38Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
1 change
Cross Country
14:451h13
Cardiff Central (CDF)
15:58Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
0 changes
Great Western Railway
14:541h19
Cardiff Central (CDF)
16:13Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
1 change
Transport for Wales
15:081h18
Cardiff Central (CDF)
16:26Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
0 changes
Great Western Railway
15:181h20
Cardiff Central (CDF)
16:38Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
1 change
Cross Country
15:451h09
Cardiff Central (CDF)
16:54Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
0 changes
Great Western Railway
15:541h19
Cardiff Central (CDF)
17:13Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
1 change
Transport for Wales
16:081h16
Cardiff Central (CDF)
17:24Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
0 changes
Great Western Railway
16:181h20
Cardiff Central (CDF)
17:38Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
1 change
Cross Country
16:451h13
Cardiff Central (CDF)
17:58Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
0 changes
Great Western Railway
16:541h19
Cardiff Central (CDF)
18:13Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
1 change
Transport for Wales
17:081h18
Cardiff Central (CDF)
18:26Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
0 changes
Great Western Railway
17:201h18
Cardiff Central (CDF)
18:38Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
1 change
Cross Country
17:451h09
Cardiff Central (CDF)
18:54Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
0 changes
Great Western Railway
17:541h19
Cardiff Central (CDF)
19:13Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
1 change
Transport for Wales
18:071h21
Cardiff Central (CDF)
19:28Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
0 changes
Cross Country
18:451h13
Cardiff Central (CDF)
19:58Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
0 changes
Transport for Wales
19:101h17
Cardiff Central (CDF)
20:27Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
0 changes
Cross Country
19:501h15
Cardiff Central (CDF)
21:05Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
0 changes
Transport for Wales
20:091h17
Cardiff Central (CDF)
21:26Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
0 changes
Great Western Railway
20:211h40
Cardiff Central (CDF)
22:01Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
1 change
Cross Country
21:051h07
Cardiff Central (CDF)
22:12Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
0 changes
Transport for Wales
21:091h19
Cardiff Central (CDF)
22:28Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
0 changes
Great Western Railway
21:201h21
Cardiff Central (CDF)
22:41Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
1 change
Cross Country
21:451h13
Cardiff Central (CDF)
22:58Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
0 changes
Great Western Railway
21:592h44
Cardiff Central (CDF)
00:43Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
2 changes

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Train times from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM)

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Fastest Journey

1 h 7 m

Average

1 h 19 m

Trains per day

48

Distance

88 km

Of the 48 trains that leave Cardiff Central (CDF) for Cheltenham Spa (CNM) every day 26 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Cross Country
21:051h07
Cardiff Central (CDF)
22:12Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
£291One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
15:451h09
Cardiff Central (CDF)
16:54Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
£291One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
17:451h09
Cardiff Central (CDF)
18:54Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
£291One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
11:451h09
Cardiff Central (CDF)
12:54Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
£291One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
09:451h13
Cardiff Central (CDF)
10:58Cheltenham Spa (CNM)
£291One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM)

distanceDistance54 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 10 min
priceAverage train ticket price£11 (€12)
frequencyTrain frequency13 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCrossCountry, Transport for Wales or Great Western Rail

Trains from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) cover the 54 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 10 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry, Transport for Wales or Great Western Rail. Normally, there are 13 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £11, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £6. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Cheltenham Spa.

Train providers: CrossCountry, Transport for Wales and Great Western Rail trains Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM)

Buy your official CrossCountry, Transport for Wales and Great Western Rail train tickets to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) from Cardiff Central (CDF) from £9 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient 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.

Great Western Rail from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 23 min
  • Cheapest Price: £25

FAQs: Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) 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 Cheltenham Spa (CNM).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) can start from as little as £6 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) is £11; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) train time is 1 h 10 min   covering the 54 mile long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) leaves at 06: 10. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) leaves at 23: 12.
There are 13 trains a day from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) which require at least one change with CrossCountry, Transport for Wales or Great Western Rail. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM), you can count on CrossCountry, Transport for Wales or Great Western Rail for the best way to get you to Cheltenham Spa (CNM). You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 23: 12.

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 Cheltenham Spa, located 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) by train is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Cheltenham Spa (CNM) from Cardiff Central (CDF) including taking a 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 Cheltenham Spa

Distance from Cheltenham Spa to city center
Distance from Cheltenham Spa to city center
1.3 miles (2.1 km)
Amenities at station
ATM
ATM
Taxi
Taxi
Dining
Dining
Accessibility
Accessibility

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