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Train Information between Cardiff and Rhyl

distanceDistance127 miles (205 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 3 min
priceAverage train ticket price£84 (€94)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day

Trains from Cardiff to Rhyl cover the 127 miles (205 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 3 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £84, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £84. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Rhyl.

Travel Tips

Trains from Cardiff to Rhyl
Travel by train to Rhyl 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 Rhyl.
What is the cost of cheap trains to Rhyl from Cardiff?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train to Rhyl from Cardiff for as little as £84  in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Cardiff to Rhyl?
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Cardiff to Rhyl train price to come in at an average of £84  one way.
What is the distance from Cardiff to Rhyl by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Rhyl from Cardiff via train to be approximately 127 miles (205 km).
How long is the train from Cardiff to Rhyl?
While the time it takes to travel 127 miles (205 km) between Cardiff and Rhyl can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Cardiff to Rhyl is on average 4 h 3 min.
Which train station from Cardiff to Rhyl do I depart from? Which Rhyl train station from Cardiff do I arrive in?

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

Where is the departure train station in Cardiff located? Where is the arrival train station in Rhyl located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Cardiff Central, which is located around 0.2 miles (425 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Rhyl, located 0.1 miles (110 m) away from the city centre.

How many trains per day are there to Rhyl from Cardiff?
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Cardiff to Rhyl. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When should I book Cardiff Rhyl train tickets to score the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Cardiff to Rhyl is on average £84 if you book 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 to Rhyl from Cardiff available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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 Rhyl.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
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