Cardiff to St Albans train

Cheap train tickets from Cardiff to St Albans

Showing times and prices for 29 Jun

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First Great Western Service
05:07Cardiff Central2h09 07:16St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
05:54Cardiff Central1h50 07:44St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
06:23Cardiff Central1h53 08:16St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
06:53Cardiff Central1h51 08:44St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
07:23Cardiff Central1h51 09:14St Albans City
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Train schedule Cardiff to St Albans

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 29 June
First Great Western Service
05:07Cardiff Central2h09 07:16St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
05:54Cardiff Central1h50 07:44St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
06:23Cardiff Central1h53 08:16St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
06:53Cardiff Central1h51 08:44St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
07:23Cardiff Central1h51 09:14St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
07:55Cardiff Central1h49 09:44St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
08:17Cardiff Central1h57 10:14St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
08:41Cardiff Central1h53 10:34St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
09:18Cardiff Central1h54 11:12St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
09:51Cardiff Central1h53 11:44St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
10:19Cardiff Central1h53 12:12St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
10:41Cardiff Central1h59 12:40St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
11:18Cardiff Central1h54 13:12St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
11:50Cardiff Central1h51 13:41St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
12:18Cardiff Central1h56 14:14St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
12:54Cardiff Central1h50 14:44St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
13:18Cardiff Central1h54 15:12St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
13:53Cardiff Central1h48 15:41St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
14:18Cardiff Central1h51 16:09St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
14:54Cardiff Central1h47 16:41St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
15:18Cardiff Central1h56 17:14St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
15:54Cardiff Central1h50 17:44St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
16:18Cardiff Central1h56 18:14St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
16:54Cardiff Central1h50 18:44St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
17:20Cardiff Central1h54 19:14St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
17:54Cardiff Central1h50 19:44St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
18:18Cardiff Central1h57 20:15St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
19:18Cardiff Central1h52 21:10St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
20:21Cardiff Central1h48 22:09St Albans City
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Fastest train times from Cardiff to St Albans

Showing times and prices for 29 Jun

Fastest Journey

1 h 47 m

Average

1 h 52 m

Trains per day

29

Distance

199 km

It's difficult to get from Cardiff to St Albans without changing at least 2 times.

First Great Western Service
14:54Cardiff Central1h47 16:41St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
13:53Cardiff Central1h48 15:41St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
20:21Cardiff Central1h48 22:09St Albans City
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First Great Western Service
07:55Cardiff Central1h49 09:44St Albans City
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05:54Cardiff Central1h50 07:44St Albans City
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Overview: Train from Cardiff to St Albans

distanceDistance123 miles (198 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h
priceAverage train ticket price£75 (€83)
frequencyTrain frequency23 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 23 direct trains a day

Trains from Cardiff to St Albans cover the 123 miles (198 km) long route taking on average 3 h with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 23 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £75, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £57. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in St Albans.

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    Travel Tips: Trains from Cardiff to St Albans

    Travel by train to St Albans 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 St Albans.
    FAQs
    You can find a cheap train from Cardiff to St Albans for some dates and times for as low as £57  one way in the next 7 days.
    If you’re looking to buy tickets for this route in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Cardiff to St Albans train prices are on average £75  one way.
    When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Cardiff to St Albans via train to be approximately 123 miles (198 km).
    While the time it takes to travel 123 miles (198 km) to St Albans from Cardiff can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Cardiff to St Albans is on average 3 h.

    When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Cardiff Central   and arriving in St Albans.

    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 St Albans, located 0.3 miles (461 m) away from the city centre.

    The average number of trains departing Cardiff for St Albans is 23 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    If you prefer early morning trains from Cardiff to St Albans, the first train leaves at 06: 24. If you prefer late night trains from Cardiff to St Albans, the last train of the day leaves at 10: 19. Omio shows you the latest train from Cardiff to St Albans schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
    You can find a train from Cardiff to St Albans to cost on average £75 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Cardiff to St Albans train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Cardiff
    St Albans
    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 St Albans from Cardiff.
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    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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