Cardiff Central (CDF) to Portsmouth & Southsea (PMS) train

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Compare prices and tickets Cardiff Central (CDF) to Portsmouth & Southsea (PMS) by train

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Overview: Train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Portsmouth & Southsea (PMS)

distanceDistance102 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 18 min
priceAverage train ticket price£24 (€27)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 11 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesGreat Western Rail

Trains from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Portsmouth & Southsea (PMS) cover the 102 miles long journey taking on average 3 h 18 min 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 route for as low as £20, but the average price of train tickets is £24. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Portsmouth & Southsea.

FAQs: Cardiff Central (CDF) to Portsmouth & Southsea (PMS) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Portsmouth & Southsea (PMS) 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 Portsmouth & Southsea (PMS).
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Cheap train tickets from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Portsmouth & Southsea (PMS) can start from as little as £20 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cardiff Central (CDF) to Portsmouth & Southsea (PMS) is £24; 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 Portsmouth & Southsea (PMS) train time is 3 h 18 min   covering the 102 mile long route, 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 Portsmouth & Southsea (PMS) leaves at 13: 25. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Portsmouth & Southsea (PMS) leaves at 13: 30.
There are 25 trains a day from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Portsmouth & Southsea (PMS) which require at least one change with Great Western Rail. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Cardiff Central (CDF) to Portsmouth & Southsea (PMS) train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Great Western Rail. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Cardiff Central (CDF) and Portsmouth & Southsea (PMS) to compare what amenities they may offer.

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 Portsmouth & Southsea, located 0.1 miles (80 m) away from the city centre.

A trip to Portsmouth & Southsea (PMS) from Cardiff Central (CDF) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 18 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Portsmouth & Southsea (PMS) by train is March.
Yes, you can take a train between Cardiff Central (CDF) and Portsmouth & Southsea (PMS).

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 Portsmouth & Southsea

Distance from Portsmouth & Southsea to city center
Distance from Portsmouth & Southsea to city center
0.1 miles (80 m)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Station Street bus stop at side of Railway Station near Matalan car park.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
ATM
ATM
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. Please be aware that some platforms at this station have no or only partial tactile paving on the platform edge. | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: All South Western Railway ticket machines are able to sell tickets with Disabled Persons Railcard discounts. All machines are accessible, however the station may not be so please check the station access note for further details | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: No

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