Cardiff to Milton Keynes train

Tue, 18 Jun
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Cheap train tickets from Cardiff to Milton Keynes

Showing times and prices for 18 Jun

Cheapest

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

Cross Country
08:453h49
Cardiff
12:34Milton Keynes
£441One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
09:453h49
Cardiff
13:34Milton Keynes
£461One-way
0 changes

Train timetableCardiff to Milton Keynes

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 18 June
Cross Country
09:453h49
Cardiff
13:34Milton Keynes
0 changes
Cross Country
08:453h49
Cardiff
12:34Milton Keynes
0 changes

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Train times from Cardiff to Milton Keynes

Showing times and prices for 18 Jun

Fastest Journey

3 h 49 m

Average

3 h 49 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

178 km

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

Cross Country
09:453h49
Cardiff
13:34Milton Keynes
£461One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
08:453h49
Cardiff
12:34Milton Keynes
£441One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Cardiff to Milton Keynes

distanceDistance110 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 19 min
priceAverage train ticket price£50 (€57)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry, Great Western Rail, West Midlands Trains or Transport for Wales

Trains from Cardiff to Milton Keynes cover the 110 miles long journey taking on average 3 h 19 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry, Great Western Rail, West Midlands Trains or Transport for Wales. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £50, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £42. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Milton Keynes Central.

Train providers: CrossCountry, West Midland Trains and Great Western Rail trains Cardiff to Milton Keynes

Travel to Milton Keynes from Cardiff from £41 with Omio’s train partners CrossCountry, West Midland Trains and Great Western Rail! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.

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 Milton Keynes train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Cardiff to Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes.
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Cardiff to Milton Keynes can start from as little as £42 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cardiff to Milton Keynes is £50; 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 Milton Keynes train time is 3 h 19 min   covering the 110 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Cardiff to Milton Keynes leaves at 05: 40. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Cardiff to Milton Keynes leaves at 10: 20.
    There are 16 trains a day from Cardiff to Milton Keynes which require at least one change with CrossCountry, Great Western Rail, West Midlands Trains or Transport for Wales. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    For the best Cardiff to Milton Keynes train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with CrossCountry, Great Western Rail, West Midlands Trains or Transport for Wales. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Cardiff and Milton Keynes to compare what amenities they may offer.

    When departing from Cardiff, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Cardiff Central, Cardiff Queen Street and Cardiff Bay. When arriving in Milton Keynes, you can end your journey in train stations like Milton Keynes Central and Milton Keynes, Stonebridge Roundabout South.

    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 Milton Keynes Central, located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city centre.

    A trip to Milton Keynes from Cardiff is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 19 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
    The cheapest month to travel from Cardiff to Milton Keynes by train is December.
    It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Milton Keynes from Cardiff including taking a train or coach.

    Important Stations and Airports in Cardiff and Milton Keynes

    Cardiff
    Milton Keynes
    Cardiff Central is the most popular Cardiff railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Cardiff for your journey to Milton Keynes.
    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.
    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
    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
    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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