Cardiff Central (CDF) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC) train

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Compare prices and tickets Cardiff Central (CDF) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC) by train or coach

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Overview: Train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC)

distanceDistance109 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 19 min
priceAverage train ticket price£58 (€66)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry, Great Western Rail or West Midlands Trains

Trains from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC) cover the 109 miles long trip taking on average 3 h 19 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry, Great Western Rail or West Midlands Trains. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £58, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £27. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Milton Keynes Central.

Train companies: CrossCountry, Great Western Rail and West Midlands Trains trains Cardiff Central (CDF) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC)

CrossCountry, Great Western Rail and West Midlands Trains trains will get you between Cardiff Central (CDF) and Milton Keynes Central (MKC) from £27. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains between Cardiff Central (CDF) and Milton Keynes Central (MKC). 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.

Cardiff Central (CDF) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC) train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 49 min
  • Cheapest Price: £27
  • CrossCountry frequency: 4 a day

FAQs: Cardiff Central (CDF) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC) 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 Milton Keynes Central (MKC).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC) can start from as little as £27 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cardiff Central (CDF) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC) is £58; 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 Milton Keynes Central (MKC) train travel time is 3 h 19 min   for the 109 mile long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC) leaves at 05: 07. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC) leaves at 15: 45.
There are 16 trains a day from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC) which require at least one change with CrossCountry, Great Western Rail or West Midlands Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the journey from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC) you can take a train with CrossCountry, Great Western Rail or West Midlands Trains. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC) 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 Milton Keynes Central, located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Milton Keynes Central (MKC) from Cardiff Central (CDF) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 19 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC) by train is February.
You have options as you can travel to Milton Keynes Central (MKC) 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 Milton Keynes Central

Distance from Milton Keynes Central to city center
Distance from Milton Keynes Central to city center
1.5 miles (2.4 km)
Amenities at station
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Convenience store Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Europcar
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from help point, Yes - from ticket office | Helpline Contact: 0800 0248 997 | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users may require assistance using car park equipment at this station | Accessible public telephones: Public telephones are accessible - situated on the concourse and at the front of the station outside the main entrance | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are available | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

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