Cardiff to Newport train

Cheap train tickets from Cardiff to Newport

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Cheapest

£6

Average

£6

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.

Great Western Railway
07:50Cardiff0h16 08:06Newport
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£61One-way
Transport for Wales
18:40Cardiff0h15 18:55Newport
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£61One-way
Great Western Railway
11:21Cardiff0h16 11:37Newport
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£61One-way
Transport for Wales
13:29Cardiff0h13 13:42Newport
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£61One-way
Transport for Wales
21:07Cardiff0h13 21:20Newport
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£61One-way

Train schedule Cardiff to Newport

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 29 May
Transport for Wales
07:23Cardiff0h17 07:40Newport
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Great Western Railway
07:50Cardiff0h16 08:06Newport
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Great Western Railway
11:21Cardiff0h16 11:37Newport
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Great Western Railway
13:20Cardiff0h11 13:31Newport
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Transport for Wales
13:29Cardiff0h13 13:42Newport
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Transport for Wales
18:40Cardiff0h15 18:55Newport
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Transport for Wales
21:07Cardiff0h13 21:20Newport
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Transport for Wales
21:26Cardiff0h13 21:39Newport
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Fastest train times from Cardiff to Newport

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Fastest Journey

11 m

Average

14 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

17 km

Of the 8 trains that leave Cardiff for Newport every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Great Western Railway
13:20Cardiff0h11 13:31Newport
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£61One-way
Transport for Wales
21:07Cardiff0h13 21:20Newport
0 changes
£61One-way
Transport for Wales
13:29Cardiff0h13 13:42Newport
0 changes
£61One-way
Transport for Wales
21:26Cardiff0h13 21:39Newport
0 changes
£61One-way
Transport for Wales
18:40Cardiff0h15 18:55Newport
0 changes
£61One-way

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Overview: Train from Cardiff to Newport

distanceDistance11 miles (17 km)
durationAverage train duration12 min
priceAverage train ticket price£6 (€7)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country, Transport for Wales or Great Western Railway

Trains from Cardiff to Newport cover the 11 miles (17 km) long trip taking on average 12 min with our travel partners like Cross Country, Transport for Wales or Great Western Railway. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £6, but the average price of train tickets is £6. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Newport (Gwent).

Train providers: CrossCountry trains Cardiff to Newport

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CrossCountry

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CrossCountry is one of the best options when travelling by train between Cardiff and Newport. Omio quickly shows you current CrossCountry train timetables for the Cardiff - Newport trip and makes it easier than ever for you to buy train tickets online for the cheapest, fastest or earliest route available. The distance from Cardiff to Newport is around 11 miles (17 km) and the cheapest CrossCountry one-way ticket you can book starts at £6. As you check the latest Cardiff to Newport train timetable from CrossCountry for your ideal departure and arrival times, you can also review travel information, such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard, and compare the best route available to arrive to Newport safely. If you search for CrossCountry tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Let Omio quickly find you the perfect CrossCountry ticket to Newport from Cardiff so you can spend more time enjoying the smooth and easy journey!

Cardiff to Newport train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 13 min
  • Average Price: £6
  • CrossCountry frequency: 3 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Cardiff to Newport

Travel by train to Newport 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 Newport.
FAQs
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Cardiff to Newport for as low as £6  for the next 7 days.
The Cardiff to Newport train ticket price is on average £6  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next week.
The Cardiff to Newport train distance is approximately 11 miles (17 km).
While the time it takes to travel 11 miles (17 km) between Cardiff and Newport can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Cardiff to Newport is on average 12 min.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Cardiff Central   and arriving in Newport (Gwent).

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Cardiff Central, is located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city centre of Cardiff.

The most popular arrival train station, Newport (Gwent), is located 0.6 miles (867 m) away from the city centre of Newport.

When taking a train from Cardiff to Newport, you can count on Cross Country, Transport for Wales or Great Western Railway for the best way to get you to Newport. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Newport from Cardiff and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Yes, there are 25 direct trains per day from Cardiff to Newport with Transport for Wales, Cross Country or Great Western Railway, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you book your train ticket.
On average, there are 25 trains a day from Cardiff to Newport. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the first train from Cardiff to Newport at 07: 00   or take the last train from Cardiff to Newport leaving at 23: 20. Look for the latest Cardiff Newport train schedule on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
If you purchase Cardiff to Newport train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £6. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Cardiff to Newport. Look out for train tickets for this journey 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
Newport
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 Newport.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
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

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