Cheap train tickets from Cardiff to Worcester

Showing times and prices for 17 May





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 Worcester will cost around £ 52 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 52.

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08:45Cardiff2h09 10:54Worcester
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Train schedule Cardiff to Worcester

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17 May
£52Cross Country
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18 May
£50Transport for Wales
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19 May
£49Cross Country
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20 May
£49Cross Country
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21 May
£49Arriva Trains Wales
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22 May
£49Arriva Trains Wales
£49Cross Country
23 May
£50Cross Country
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Fastest train times from Cardiff to Worcester

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Fastest Journey

2 h 9 m


2 h 9 m

Trains per day



103 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Cardiff for Worcester 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 103 km distance in an average of 2 h 9 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 9 m .

The slowest trains will take 2 h 9 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.

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08:45Cardiff2h09 10:54Worcester
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Overview: Train from Cardiff to Worcester

distanceDistance63 miles (102 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 50 min
priceAverage train ticket price£50 (€57)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCross Country

Trains from Cardiff to Worcester cover the 63 miles (102 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 50 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £50, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £49. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Worcester Foregate Street.

Train providers: CrossCountry trains Cardiff to Worcester

Find the best trains to Worcester from Cardiff with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry from £49. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.


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

Omio helps you find the perfect Cardiff - Worcester train with CrossCountry. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train from Cardiff to Worcester, Omio shows you CrossCountry current train timetables, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best train ticket for your upcoming Cardiff to Worcester route. You can expect to travel around 63 miles (102 km) to Worcester from Cardiff on a train with CrossCountry. Once you are ready, buy your one-way CrossCountry tickets to Worcester from Cardiff starting as low as £49 if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by train instead of purchasing tickets at the train station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with CrossCountry!

  • Average Price: £49

Please follow the recommendations outlined by CrossCountry when booking your train tickets to Worcester from Cardiff due to the coronavirus:

  • 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 Worcester

Travel by train to Worcester 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 Worcester.

What is the price of the cheapest train to Worcester from Cardiff?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train to Worcester from Cardiff for as little as £49  in the next 7 days.

What is the average price of train tickets to Worcester from Cardiff?

The Cardiff to Worcester train ticket price is on average £50  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next week.

What is the distance by train from Cardiff to Worcester?

You should expect to travel around 63 miles (102 km)  to Worcester from Cardiff by train.

How long is the train to Worcester from Cardiff?

While the time it takes to travel 63 miles (102 km) between Cardiff and Worcester can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Cardiff to Worcester is on average 1 h 50 min.

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

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Cardiff Central   and arrive in Worcester Foregate Street.

Where do I find the Cardiff train station to Worcester? Where is the Worcester train station?

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

Passengers arriving in Worcester most often arrive at Worcester Foregate Street and need to travel around 0.4 miles (638 m) from this train station to the city centre.

Which train providers can take me between Cardiff and Worcester?

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

How many train services are there between Cardiff and Worcester a day?

On average, there are 10 trains a day from Cardiff to Worcester. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When is the earliest train from Cardiff to Worcester? When is the last train from Cardiff to Worcester?

You can take the first train from Cardiff to Worcester at 07: 50   or take the last train from Cardiff to Worcester leaving at 15: 45. Look for the latest Cardiff Worcester train schedule on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.

When should I purchase Cardiff Worcester train tickets to score the best deals?

If you purchase Cardiff to Worcester train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £50. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Worcester from Cardiff. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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 between Cardiff and Worcester.
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