Cardiff Central (CDF) to Didcot Parkway (DID) train

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Compare prices and tickets Cardiff Central (CDF) to Didcot Parkway (DID) by train or coach

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Overview: Train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Didcot Parkway (DID)

distanceDistance83 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 22 min
priceAverage train ticket price£44 (€49)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesGreat Western Rail

Trains from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Didcot Parkway (DID) cover the 83 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 22 min with our travel partners like Great Western Rail. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £29, but the average price of train tickets is £44. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Didcot Parkway.

FAQs: Cardiff Central (CDF) to Didcot Parkway (DID) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Didcot Parkway (DID) 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 Didcot Parkway (DID).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Didcot Parkway (DID) can start from as little as £29 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cardiff Central (CDF) to Didcot Parkway (DID) is £44; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between Cardiff Central (CDF) and Didcot Parkway (DID) is on average 1 h 22 min   for the 83 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Didcot Parkway (DID) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Didcot Parkway (DID) leaves at 05: 07. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Didcot Parkway (DID) leaves at 21: 20.
There are 12 trains a day from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Didcot Parkway (DID) which require at least one change with Great Western Rail. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Cardiff Central (CDF) to Didcot Parkway (DID) train with Great Western Rail. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route to Didcot Parkway (DID) from Cardiff Central (CDF) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 20.

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 Didcot Parkway, located 0.3 miles (470 m) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Didcot Parkway (DID) from Cardiff Central (CDF) is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 22 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Didcot Parkway (DID) is February.
You have options as you can travel to Didcot Parkway (DID) from Cardiff Central (CDF) 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 Didcot Parkway

Distance from Didcot Parkway to city center
Distance from Didcot Parkway to city center
0.3 miles (470 m)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Station forecourt.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Spar supermarket
Dining
Dining
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: Step free Category A station - This station has step free access to all platforms via lifts. Platform 1 can be accessed via ramp to the front of the station. Safety warning - Please be aware that this station has no tactile paving on the platform edge. Please take extra care when using this station. | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users may require assistance using car park equipment at this station | Accessible public telephones: Public telephones are not accessible | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are available | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: Accessible ticket machines are located at the station entrance by the ticket office. | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

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