Cardiff to Croydon train

Cheap train tickets from Cardiff to Croydon

Showing times and prices for 18 Aug

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First Great Western Service
05:07Cardiff Central2h09 07:16East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
05:54Cardiff Central1h50 07:44East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
06:23Cardiff Central1h53 08:16East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
06:53Cardiff Central1h51 08:44East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
07:23Cardiff Central1h51 09:14East Croydon
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Train schedule Cardiff to Croydon

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 18 August
First Great Western Service
05:07Cardiff Central2h09 07:16East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
05:54Cardiff Central1h50 07:44East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
06:23Cardiff Central1h53 08:16East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
06:53Cardiff Central1h51 08:44East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
07:23Cardiff Central1h51 09:14East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
07:55Cardiff Central1h49 09:44East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
08:17Cardiff Central1h57 10:14East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
08:41Cardiff Central1h53 10:34East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
09:18Cardiff Central1h54 11:12East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
09:51Cardiff Central1h53 11:44East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
10:19Cardiff Central1h53 12:12East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
10:41Cardiff Central1h59 12:40East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
11:18Cardiff Central1h54 13:12East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
11:50Cardiff Central1h51 13:41East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
12:18Cardiff Central1h56 14:14East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
12:54Cardiff Central1h50 14:44East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
13:18Cardiff Central1h54 15:12East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
13:53Cardiff Central1h48 15:41East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
14:18Cardiff Central1h51 16:09East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
14:54Cardiff Central1h47 16:41East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
15:18Cardiff Central1h56 17:14East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
15:54Cardiff Central1h50 17:44East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
16:18Cardiff Central1h56 18:14East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
16:54Cardiff Central1h50 18:44East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
17:20Cardiff Central1h54 19:14East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
17:54Cardiff Central1h50 19:44East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
18:18Cardiff Central1h57 20:15East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
19:18Cardiff Central1h52 21:10East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
20:21Cardiff Central1h48 22:09East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
21:20Cardiff Central25h24 22:44East Croydon
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Fastest train times from Cardiff to Croydon

Showing times and prices for 18 Aug

Fastest Journey

1 h 47 m

Average

2 h 40 m

Trains per day

30

Distance

214 km

It's difficult to get from Cardiff to Croydon without changing at least 2 times.

First Great Western Service
14:54Cardiff Central1h47 16:41East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
13:53Cardiff Central1h48 15:41East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
20:21Cardiff Central1h48 22:09East Croydon
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First Great Western Service
07:55Cardiff Central1h49 09:44East Croydon
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05:54Cardiff Central1h50 07:44East Croydon
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Overview: Train from Cardiff to Croydon

distanceDistance132 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 56 min
priceAverage train ticket price£74 (€84)
frequencyTrain frequency26 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersFirst Great Western Service

Trains from Cardiff to Croydon cover the 132 miles long route taking on average 2 h 56 min with our travel partners like First Great Western Service. Normally, there are 26 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £37, but the average price of train tickets is £74. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in East Croydon.

Train companies: Great Western Rail trains Cardiff to Croydon

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Cardiff to Croydon train information with Great Western Rail:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 47 min
  • Great Western Rail frequency: 26 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Cardiff to Croydon

Travel by train to Croydon 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 Croydon.
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Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Croydon from Cardiff for the next 7 days starting from £37  one way.
The Cardiff to Croydon train ticket price is on average £74  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next week.
You should expect to travel around 132 miles  between Cardiff and Croydon by train.
While the time it takes to travel 132 miles to Croydon from Cardiff can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Cardiff to Croydon is on average 2 h 56 min.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Cardiff Central   and arrive in East Croydon.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Cardiff Central and travel around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at East Croydon and need to travel approximately 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the train station to the city centre in Croydon.

Take the Cardiff to Croydon train with First Great Western Service. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route between Cardiff and Croydon as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 26 trains a day from Cardiff to Croydon. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first train from Cardiff to Croydon leaves at 07: 41   and the last train for this leaves at 09: 18. Omio shows you the latest train from Cardiff to Croydon times to help you book the best departure time for this route.
If you purchase Cardiff to Croydon train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £74. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Cardiff to Croydon. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Cardiff
Croydon
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 to Croydon from Cardiff.
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ParkingParking
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Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sat: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sun: 07: 30 - 21: 30
Public transport options for Cardiff Central
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)

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