Cardiff to Darlington train

Sun, 26 May
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Cheap train tickets from Cardiff to Darlington

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Cardiff to Darlington is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

CrossCountry
10:495h08
Cardiff
15:57Darlington
£4361One-way
1 change
CrossCountry
11:455h12
Cardiff
16:57Darlington
£4361One-way
1 change
CrossCountry
12:455h12
Cardiff
17:57Darlington
£4361One-way
1 change
CrossCountry
13:455h13
Cardiff
18:58Darlington
£4361One-way
1 change
CrossCountry
14:455h12
Cardiff
19:57Darlington
£4361One-way
1 change

Train timetableCardiff to Darlington

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 26 May
First Great Western Service
09:355h22
Cardiff
14:57Darlington
1 change
CrossCountry
10:495h08
Cardiff
15:57Darlington
1 change
CrossCountry
11:455h12
Cardiff
16:57Darlington
1 change
CrossCountry
12:455h12
Cardiff
17:57Darlington
1 change
CrossCountry
13:455h13
Cardiff
18:58Darlington
1 change

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Train times from Cardiff to Darlington

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Fastest Journey

5 h 8 m

Average

6 h 1 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

356 km

To travel from Cardiff to Darlington you need to make at least one change.

CrossCountry
10:495h08
Cardiff
15:57Darlington
£4361One-way
1 change
CrossCountry
11:455h12
Cardiff
16:57Darlington
£4361One-way
1 change
CrossCountry
12:455h12
Cardiff
17:57Darlington
£4361One-way
1 change
CrossCountry
14:455h12
Cardiff
19:57Darlington
£4361One-way
1 change
CrossCountry
13:455h13
Cardiff
18:58Darlington
£4361One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Cardiff to Darlington

distanceDistance220 miles
durationAverage train duration5 h 14 min
priceAverage train ticket price£135 (€151)
frequencyTrain frequency9 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesCrossCountry or Transport for Wales

Trains from Cardiff to Darlington cover the 220 miles long trip taking on average 5 h 14 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry or Transport for Wales. Normally, there are 9 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £135, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £104. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Darlington.

Train providers: CrossCountry and Transport for Wales trains Cardiff to Darlington

Find the best trains to Darlington from Cardiff with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry and Transport for Wales from £196. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Transport for Wales is a public transport provider in Wales, UK. It operates a comprehensive network of trains, buses and ferries across the country. The trains are modern and comfortable, with a range of different types including InterCity Express Trains, Regional Trains, and Metro Trains. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. There are a variety of ticket types available, including single and return tickets, season tickets, and group tickets. The most popular routes include Cardiff to Swansea, Cardiff to Newport, and Cardiff to Manchester.

    FAQs: Cardiff to Darlington train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Cardiff to Darlington 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 Darlington.
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Cardiff to Darlington can start from as little as £104 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cardiff to Darlington is £135; 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 to Darlington train travel time is 5 h 14 min   for the 220 mile long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Cardiff to Darlington leaves at 08: 45. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Cardiff to Darlington leaves at 10: 45.
    There are 9 trains a day from Cardiff to Darlington which require at least one change with CrossCountry or Transport for Wales. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    For the journey from Cardiff to Darlington you can take a train with CrossCountry or Transport for Wales. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Darlington from Cardiff 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 Darlington, located 0.6 miles (911 m) away from the city centre.

    The cheapest month to travel from Cardiff to Darlington by train is February.
    You have options as you can travel between Cardiff and Darlington 2 different ways: coach or train.

    Important Stations and Airports in Cardiff and Darlington

    Cardiff
    Darlington
    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 Darlington from Cardiff.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    ShoppingShopping
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    ticketOfficeHours
    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)
    Amenities at station
    ParkingParking
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    Public transport options for Cardiff Queen Street
    Onward travel information: Limited service from stop outside station Mondays to Fridays
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: For services towards Cardiff Central use the bus stop at the front of the station. For services towards Cathays use the bus stop in front of the shop opposite the station entrance. Please ask a member of station staff if you are unsure of which stop to use.
    Rhoose Cardiff International AirportParkingAccessibility
    Amenities at station
    ParkingParking
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +44 3333211202
    Public transport options for Rhoose Cardiff International Airport
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Wait at bus stop on Station Road adjacent to level crossing
    Cardiff BayParkingTaxisAccessibility
    Amenities at station
    ParkingParking
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    Public transport options for Cardiff Bay
    Onward travel information: There is a bus stop outside the station.
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Wait at the bus stop close to the station entrance on Bute Street
    Whitchurch (Cardiff)ParkingAccessibility
    Amenities at station
    ParkingParking
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    Public transport options for Whitchurch (Cardiff)
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Along the A470 (Northern Avenue) towards Cardiff at the bus stop after the junction with Caedelyn Road

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