Cardiff to Hereford train

Cheap train tickets from Cardiff to Hereford

Showing times and prices for 27 Jun

Cheapest

£18

Average

£18

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Transport for Wales
05:35Cardiff1h04 06:39Hereford
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£181One-way
Transport for Wales
10:22Cardiff1h08 11:30Hereford
0 changes
£181One-way

Train schedule Cardiff to Hereford

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Transport for Wales
05:35Cardiff1h04 06:39Hereford
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Transport for Wales
10:22Cardiff1h08 11:30Hereford
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Fastest train times from Cardiff to Hereford

Showing times and prices for 27 Jun

Fastest Journey

1 h 4 m

Average

1 h 6 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

72 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Cardiff for Hereford every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Transport for Wales
05:35Cardiff1h04 06:39Hereford
0 changes
£181One-way
Transport for Wales
10:22Cardiff1h08 11:30Hereford
0 changes
£181One-way

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Overview: Train from Cardiff to Hereford

distanceDistance44 miles (71 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 1 min
priceAverage train ticket price£29 (€32)
frequencyTrain frequency23 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 23 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesTransport for Wales

Trains from Cardiff to Hereford cover the 44 miles (71 km) long route taking on average 1 h 1 min with our travel partners like Transport for Wales. Normally, there are 23 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £29, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £29. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Hereford.

Travel Tips: Trains from Cardiff to Hereford

Travel by train to Hereford 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 Hereford.
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Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Hereford from Cardiff for the next 7 days starting from £29  one way.
The Cardiff to Hereford train ticket price is on average £29  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next week.
The train distance from Cardiff to Hereford is around 44 miles (71 km).
On average the Cardiff to Hereford train time is 1 h 1 min  covering the 44 miles (71 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

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

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 Hereford, located 0.4 miles (659 m) away from the city centre.

For the route from Cardiff to Hereford you can take a train with Transport for Wales. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Cardiff and Hereford on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 23 trains a day from Cardiff to Hereford. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first Cardiff to Hereford train departs at 05: 35   and the last train from Cardiff to Hereford leaves at 19: 41. Check out the most up-to-date Cardiff to Hereford train times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
The price of a one way train ticket from Cardiff to Hereford is on average £29 if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets from Cardiff to Hereford available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Hereford
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 Hereford.
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
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ParkingParking
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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)

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