Cardiff to Loughborough train

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Cheap train tickets from Cardiff to Loughborough

Showing times and prices for 22 Jun

Cheapest

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

Cross Country
09:184h09
Cardiff
13:27Loughborough
£371One-way
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Train timetableCardiff to Loughborough

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 22 June
Cross Country
09:184h09
Cardiff
13:27Loughborough
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Train times from Cardiff to Loughborough

Showing times and prices for 22 Jun

Fastest Journey

4 h 9 m

Average

4 h 9 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

197 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Cardiff for Loughborough every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
09:184h09
Cardiff
13:27Loughborough
£371One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Cardiff to Loughborough

distanceDistance122 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 37 min
priceAverage train ticket price£68 (€77)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry

Trains from Cardiff to Loughborough cover the 122 miles long route taking on average 3 h 37 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £68, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £37. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Loughborough.

Train providers: CrossCountry trains Cardiff to Loughborough

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CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Loughborough from Cardiff you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Train information from Cardiff to Loughborough with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 37 min
  • Cheapest Price: £37
  • CrossCountry frequency: 11 a day

FAQs: Cardiff to Loughborough train

FAQs: Travel by train from Cardiff to Loughborough 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 Loughborough.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Cardiff to Loughborough can start from as little as £37 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cardiff to Loughborough is £68; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time to Loughborough from Cardiff is on average 3 h 37 min   for the 122 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go from Cardiff to Loughborough by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Cardiff to Loughborough leaves at 07: 45. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Cardiff to Loughborough leaves at 13: 20.
There are 16 trains a day from Cardiff to Loughborough which require at least one change with CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Cardiff to Loughborough train with CrossCountry. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey between Cardiff and Loughborough as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

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 Loughborough, located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Loughborough from Cardiff is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 37 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Cardiff to Loughborough is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Cardiff to Loughborough including taking a coach or train.

Important Stations and Airports in Cardiff and Loughborough

Cardiff
Loughborough
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 Loughborough from Cardiff.
Amenities at station
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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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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
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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
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ParkingParking
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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
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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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