Cardiff Central (CDF) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) train

Fri, 26 Apr
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Cheap train tickets from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Gatwick Airport (GTW)

Showing times and prices for 26 Apr

Cheapest

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

Great Western Railway
05:073h31
Cardiff Central (CDF)
08:38Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£411One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
12:183h16
Cardiff Central (CDF)
15:34Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£571One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
08:373h07
Cardiff Central (CDF)
11:44Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£721One-way
0 changes

Train timetableCardiff Central (CDF) to Gatwick Airport (GTW)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 26 April
Great Western Railway
08:373h07
Cardiff Central (CDF)
11:44Gatwick Airport (GTW)
0 changes
Great Western Railway
12:183h16
Cardiff Central (CDF)
15:34Gatwick Airport (GTW)
0 changes
Great Western Railway
05:073h31
Cardiff Central (CDF)
08:38Gatwick Airport (GTW)
0 changes

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Train times from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Gatwick Airport (GTW)

Showing times and prices for 26 Apr

Fastest Journey

3 h 7 m

Average

3 h 18 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

213 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Cardiff Central (CDF) for Gatwick Airport (GTW) every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Great Western Railway
08:373h07
Cardiff Central (CDF)
11:44Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£721One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
12:183h16
Cardiff Central (CDF)
15:34Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£571One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
05:073h31
Cardiff Central (CDF)
08:38Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£411One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Gatwick Airport (GTW)

distanceDistance131 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h
priceAverage train ticket price£78 (€86)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersGreat Western Rail

Trains from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) cover the 131 miles long trip taking on average 3 h with our travel partners like Great Western Rail. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £34, but the average price of train tickets is £78. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Gatwick Airport.

FAQs: Cardiff Central (CDF) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) 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 Gatwick Airport (GTW).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) can start from as little as £34 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cardiff Central (CDF) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) is £78; 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 Gatwick Airport (GTW) is 3 h   to travel the 131 mile long route, with around there are 25 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) leaves at 05: 07. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) leaves at 17: 18.
There are 25 trains a day from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) which require at least one change with Great Western Rail. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the journey from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) you can take a train with Great Western Rail. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Cardiff Central (CDF) and Gatwick Airport (GTW) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

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 Gatwick Airport, located 29.3 miles (47.2 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) by train is March.
You have options as you can travel from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) 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 Gatwick Airport

Distance from Gatwick Airport to city center
Distance from Gatwick Airport to city center
29.3 miles (47.2 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
24/7
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: GH1, 17, 18
Train lines: Thameslink, Brighton Main Line, Gatwick Express, Redhill Line, Mainline East, Mainline West
Onward travel information: Available from airport.
Location for Rail Replacement Services: The upper level of the bus station
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
London Gatwick Airport
1 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached from the station by public transit in 5 minutes via the inter-terminal shuttle.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located outside the station as well as on concourse.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxis are located in the South Terminal bus Station, about 200 yards from station concourse through airport complex
Lockers
Lockers
Provided by Excess Baggage Co located in the North Terminal, open daily from 06: 00 until 18: 00.
Dining
Dining
Costa Coffee | KFC | McDonald's
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Enterprise | Alamo | Hertz | SIXT | Europcar | Avis
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located inside the main terminal.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Escalators, elevators, induction loop, accessible ticket machines, impaired mobility set down, wheelchair ramp for train access, accessible toilets, accessible booking office.

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