Cardiff to Southport train

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Overview: Train from Cardiff to Southport

distanceDistance149 miles
durationAverage train duration5 h 19 min
priceAverage train ticket price£59 (€66)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesTransport for Wales

Trains from Cardiff to Southport cover the 149 miles long route taking on average 5 h 19 min with our travel partners like Transport for Wales. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £59, but the average price of train tickets is £59. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Southport.

FAQs: Cardiff to Southport train

FAQs: Travel by train from Cardiff to Southport 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 Southport.
Cheap train tickets from Cardiff to Southport can start from as little as £59 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cardiff to Southport is £59; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Cardiff to Southport is 5 h 19 min   to travel the 149 mile long trip. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner to search for a specific date.
The train from Cardiff to Southport leaves at 12: 20. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
For the trip from Cardiff to Southport you can take a train with Transport for Wales. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Southport from Cardiff on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

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 Southport, located 0.3 miles (483 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Cardiff to Southport by train is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Cardiff and Southport including taking a coach or train.

Important Stations and Airports in Cardiff and Southport

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 Southport.
Amenities at station
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
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
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
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
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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