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Train Information to Colwyn Bay from Cardiff

distanceDistance127 miles (205 km)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day

Trains from Cardiff to Colwyn Bay cover the 127 miles (205 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 25 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Colwyn Bay.

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Trains from Cardiff to Colwyn Bay
Travel by train to Colwyn Bay 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 to Colwyn Bay.
What is the distance by train from Cardiff to Colwyn Bay?
The train distance from Cardiff to Colwyn Bay is around 127 miles (205 km).
What is the average Cardiff to Colwyn Bay train duration?
The Cardiff to Colwyn Bay train duration is on average 4 h 25 min, which is to be expected when travelling 127 miles (205 km) to Colwyn Bay from Cardiff. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
What station does the Cardiff to Colwyn Bay train leave from? Which Colwyn Bay train station do I come into from Cardiff?

Omio customers book a train from Cardiff Central   to Colwyn Bay   most frequently for this route.

Where is the Cardiff train station located? Where is the Colwyn Bay train station located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Cardiff Central, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Cardiff.

The most popular arrival train station, Colwyn Bay, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of Colwyn Bay.

How many trains are there between Cardiff and Colwyn Bay a day?
The average number of trains departing Cardiff for Colwyn Bay is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Colwyn Bay
The major railway station for departures from Cardiff is Cardiff Central. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Cardiff Central for your trip from Cardiff to Colwyn Bay.
Amenities at station
Ticket office hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sat: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sun: 07: 30 - 21: 30
Connections to/from 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