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Train Information to Eastbourne from Cardiff

distanceDistance157 miles (254 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 54 min
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day

Trains from Cardiff to Eastbourne cover the 157 miles (254 km) long route taking on average 4 h 54 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Eastbourne.

Travel Tips

Trains from Cardiff to Eastbourne
Travel by train to Eastbourne 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 Eastbourne.
What is the distance to Eastbourne from Cardiff via train?
The train distance from Cardiff to Eastbourne is around 157 miles (254 km).
How long is the train from Cardiff to Eastbourne?
The Cardiff to Eastbourne train duration is on average 4 h 54 min, which is to be expected when travelling 157 miles (254 km) to Eastbourne from Cardiff. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
Which train station in Cardiff goes to Eastbourne? Which train station do I come into Eastbourne from Cardiff?

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Cardiff Central   and arriving in Eastbourne.

Where is the train station in Cardiff? Where is the train station in Eastbourne?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Cardiff Central, located approximately 0.2 miles (425 m) from the city centre of Cardiff. The most popular arrival train station in Eastbourne, called Eastbourne, is located around 0.2 miles (260 m) away from its city centre.

How many train services per day are there from Cardiff to Eastbourne?
The average number of trains departing Cardiff for Eastbourne is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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 between Cardiff and Eastbourne.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
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