Cheap train tickets from Cardiff to Telford

Showing times and prices for 27 May

Cheapest

£25

Average

£25

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.

The average ticket from Cardiff to Telford will cost around £ 25 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 25.

Arriva Trains Wales
09:52Cardiff3h01 12:53Telford
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£251One-way

Train schedule Cardiff to Telford

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Arriva Trains Wales
09:52Cardiff3h01 12:53Telford
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Fri
27 May
£25Arriva Trains Wales
£36National Express
Sat
28 May
£23Arriva Trains Wales
£28National Express
Tue
31 May
£70Cross Country
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Thu
2 Jun
£28Transport for Wales
£22National Express

Fastest train times from Cardiff to Telford

Showing times and prices for 27 May

Fastest Journey

3 h 1 m

Average

3 h 1 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

142 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Cardiff for Telford every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 142 km distance in an average of 3 h 1 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 1 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 1 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Arriva Trains Wales
09:52Cardiff3h01 12:53Telford
0 changes
£251One-way

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Overview: Train from Cardiff to Telford

distanceDistance88 miles (142 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price£43 (€48)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCross Country

Trains from Cardiff to Telford cover the 88 miles (142 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 30 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £23, but the average price of train tickets is £43. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Telford Central.

Train providers: CrossCountry trains Cardiff to Telford

For as little as £23 you can travel by train to Telford from Cardiff with CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Cardiff to Telford you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Book your CrossCountry Cardiff to Telford train with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check CrossCountry up-to-date train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Cardiff to Telford routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable CrossCountry train tickets online that fit your budget. The distance from Cardiff to Telford is 88 miles (142 km), and the best price for a one-way Cardiff - Telford CrossCountry train ticket starts at £69 if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your CrossCountry ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by train. Waiting in a queue at the train station to purchase your train ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your train tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with CrossCountry!

  • Average Price: £69

These are CrossCountry 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train to Telford from Cardiff:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips: Trains from Cardiff to Telford

Travel by train to Telford 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 Telford.
FAQs

How much do cheap train tickets to Telford from Cardiff cost?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train to Telford from Cardiff for as little as £23  in the next 7 days.

How much is a train ticket from Cardiff to Telford?

If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Cardiff to Telford train to cost on average £43  one way.

How many miles is it from Cardiff to Telford by train?

You should expect to travel around 88 miles (142 km)  to Telford from Cardiff by train.

What is the average Cardiff to Telford train duration?

The train time to Telford from Cardiff is on average 2 h 30 min  for the 88 miles (142 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Telford from Cardiff by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

Which train station in Cardiff goes to Telford? Which train station do I come into Telford from Cardiff?

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Cardiff Central   and arrive in Telford Central.

Where is the train station in Cardiff to go to Telford? Where is the train station in Telford located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Cardiff Central and travel around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Telford Central and need to travel approximately 0.5 miles (752 m) from the train station to the city centre in Telford.

What train providers offer a service to Telford from Cardiff?

Take the Cardiff to Telford train with Cross Country. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip to Telford from Cardiff as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How many train services per day are there to Telford from Cardiff?

On average, there are 25 trains a day from Cardiff to Telford. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When does the first train depart from Cardiff to Telford? When does the last train depart from Cardiff to Telford?

The first Cardiff to Telford train departs at 07: 45   and the last train from Cardiff to Telford leaves at 19: 40. Check out the most up-to-date Cardiff to Telford train schedule on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How far in advance should I buy train tickets to Telford from Cardiff for the best deals?

You can find a train between Cardiff and Telford to cost on average £43 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 trip. You’ll see tickets for the Cardiff to Telford train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Cardiff
Telford
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 Telford from Cardiff.
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