Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) train

Wed, 24 Apr
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Cheap train tickets from Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR)

Showing times and prices for 24 Apr

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

Great Western Railway
09:182h33
Cardiff Central (CDF)
11:51London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
£391One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
08:372h44
Cardiff Central (CDF)
11:21London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
£681One-way
0 changes

Train timetableCardiff Central (CDF) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 24 April
Great Western Railway
08:372h44
Cardiff Central (CDF)
11:21London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
0 changes
Great Western Railway
09:182h33
Cardiff Central (CDF)
11:51London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
0 changes

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Train times from Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR)

Showing times and prices for 24 Apr

Fastest Journey

2 h 33 m

Average

2 h 38 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

189 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Cardiff Central (CDF) for London Heathrow Airport (LHR) every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Great Western Railway
09:182h33
Cardiff Central (CDF)
11:51London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
£391One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
08:372h44
Cardiff Central (CDF)
11:21London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
£681One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR)

distanceDistance117 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 26 min
priceAverage train ticket price£59 (€66)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesGreat Western Rail or CrossCountry

Trains from Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) cover the 117 miles long trip taking on average 2 h 26 min with our travel partners like Great Western Rail or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £39, but the average price of train tickets is £59.

Train companies: Great Western Rail and CrossCountry trains Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR)

You can travel by train between Cardiff Central (CDF) and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) with Great Western Rail and CrossCountry for as low as £38. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains between Cardiff Central (CDF) and London Heathrow Airport (LHR). They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

FAQs: Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 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 London Heathrow Airport (LHR).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) can start from as little as £39 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is £59; 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 London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 2 h 26 min   to travel the 117 mile long trip, with around there are 12 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) leaves at 05: 07. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) leaves at 20: 22.
There are 12 trains a day from Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) which require at least one change with Great Western Rail or CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Great Western Rail or CrossCountry. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 20: 22.
The cheapest month for a train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 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.

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