Cardiff to Maidstone train

Cheap train tickets from Cardiff to Maidstone

Showing times and prices for 08 Aug

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First Great Western Service
05:54Cardiff Central1h50 07:44Maidstone East
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First Great Western Service
05:54Cardiff Central1h50 07:44Maidstone East
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First Great Western Service
06:53Cardiff Central1h51 08:44Maidstone East
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First Great Western Service
07:55Cardiff Central1h49 09:44Maidstone East
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First Great Western Service
09:18Cardiff Central1h54 11:12Maidstone East
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Train schedule Cardiff to Maidstone

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 8 August
First Great Western Service
05:54Cardiff Central1h50 07:44Maidstone East
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First Great Western Service
05:54Cardiff Central1h50 07:44Maidstone East
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First Great Western Service
06:53Cardiff Central1h51 08:44Maidstone East
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First Great Western Service
07:55Cardiff Central1h49 09:44Maidstone East
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First Great Western Service
09:18Cardiff Central1h54 11:12Maidstone East
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First Great Western Service
09:51Cardiff Central1h53 11:44Maidstone East
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First Great Western Service
10:41Cardiff Central1h59 12:40Maidstone East
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First Great Western Service
11:50Cardiff Central1h51 13:41Maidstone East
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First Great Western Service
12:18Cardiff Central1h56 14:14Maidstone East
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First Great Western Service
12:54Cardiff Central1h50 14:44Maidstone East
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First Great Western Service
13:53Cardiff Central1h48 15:41Maidstone East
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First Great Western Service
14:18Cardiff Central1h51 16:09Maidstone East
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First Great Western Service
15:18Cardiff Central1h56 17:14Maidstone East
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First Great Western Service
15:54Cardiff Central1h50 17:44Maidstone East
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First Great Western Service
16:54Cardiff Central1h50 18:44Maidstone East
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First Great Western Service
17:54Cardiff Central1h50 19:44Maidstone East
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First Great Western Service
18:18Cardiff Central1h57 20:15Maidstone East
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First Great Western Service
20:21Cardiff Central25h48 22:09Maidstone East
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First Great Western Service
21:20Cardiff Central25h49 23:09Maidstone East
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Fastest train times from Cardiff to Maidstone

Showing times and prices for 08 Aug

Fastest Journey

1 h 48 m

Average

4 h 23 m

Trains per day

19

Distance

258 km

It's difficult to get from Cardiff to Maidstone without changing at least 3 times.

First Great Western Service
13:53Cardiff Central1h48 15:41Maidstone East
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First Great Western Service
07:55Cardiff Central1h49 09:44Maidstone East
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12:54Cardiff Central1h50 14:44Maidstone East
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Overview: Train from Cardiff to Maidstone

distanceDistance159 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 7 min
priceAverage train ticket price£78 (€89)
frequencyTrain frequency13 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersGreat Western Railway or First Great Western Service

Trains from Cardiff to Maidstone cover the 159 miles long journey taking on average 4 h 7 min with our travel partners like Great Western Railway or First Great Western Service. Normally, there are 13 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £44, but the average price of train tickets is £78. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Maidstone East.

Train companies: Great Western Rail trains Cardiff to Maidstone

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Great Western Rail from Cardiff to Maidstone train information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 10 min
  • Great Western Rail frequency: 14 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Cardiff to Maidstone

Travel by train to Maidstone 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 Maidstone.
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Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Cardiff to Maidstone to cost as little as £44  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Cardiff to Maidstone train price to come in at an average of £78  one way.
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Cardiff to Maidstone via train to be approximately 159 miles.
On average the train from Cardiff to Maidstone duration is 4 h 7 min  for the 159 miles long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers book a train from Cardiff Central   to Maidstone East   most frequently for this route.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Cardiff Central, located approximately 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city centre of Cardiff. The most popular arrival train station in Maidstone, called Maidstone East, is located around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from its city centre.

Take the Cardiff to Maidstone train with Great Western Railway or First Great Western Service. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey to Maidstone from Cardiff as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Cardiff for Maidstone is 13 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train for this route departs from Cardiff at 09: 18. The last train leaves from Cardiff at 09: 18. Check Omio for the latest train timetable from Cardiff to Maidstone and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you buy Cardiff to Maidstone train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £78. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Cardiff and Maidstone. Look out for train tickets for this route 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
Maidstone
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 Maidstone from Cardiff.
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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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