Cardiff to Wrexham train

Cheap train tickets from Cardiff to Wrexham

Showing times and prices for 24 May

Cheapest

£30

Average

£33

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.

Arriva Trains Wales
13:22Cardiff4h09 17:31Wrexham
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£301One-way
Transport for Wales
09:22Cardiff3h08 12:30Wrexham
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£311One-way
Transport for Wales
11:56Cardiff3h34 15:30Wrexham
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£311One-way
Transport for Wales
12:22Cardiff3h08 15:30Wrexham
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£351One-way
Transport for Wales
08:56Cardiff3h34 12:30Wrexham
0 changes
£361One-way

Train schedule Cardiff to Wrexham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 24 May
Transport for Wales
08:22Cardiff3h08 11:30Wrexham
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Transport for Wales
08:56Cardiff3h34 12:30Wrexham
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Transport for Wales
09:22Cardiff3h08 12:30Wrexham
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Transport for Wales
11:56Cardiff3h34 15:30Wrexham
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Transport for Wales
12:22Cardiff3h08 15:30Wrexham
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Arriva Trains Wales
13:22Cardiff4h09 17:31Wrexham
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Fastest train times from Cardiff to Wrexham

Showing times and prices for 24 May

Fastest Journey

3 h 8 m

Average

3 h 26 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

175 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Cardiff for Wrexham every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Transport for Wales
09:22Cardiff3h08 12:30Wrexham
0 changes
£311One-way
Transport for Wales
08:22Cardiff3h08 11:30Wrexham
0 changes
£361One-way
Transport for Wales
12:22Cardiff3h08 15:30Wrexham
0 changes
£351One-way
Transport for Wales
11:56Cardiff3h34 15:30Wrexham
0 changes
£311One-way
Transport for Wales
08:56Cardiff3h34 12:30Wrexham
0 changes
£361One-way

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Overview: Train from Cardiff to Wrexham

distanceDistance108 miles (174 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 34 min
priceAverage train ticket price£35 (€40)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCross Country or Transport for Wales

Trains from Cardiff to Wrexham cover the 108 miles (174 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 34 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or Transport for Wales. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £35, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £35. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Wrexham General.

Train providers: CrossCountry trains Cardiff to Wrexham

For as little as £35 you can travel by train to Wrexham 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 Wrexham you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

CrossCountry tickets from Cardiff to Wrexham are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect route with CrossCountry from Cardiff to Wrexham all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current CrossCountry train timetables and train tickets available on Omio for the 108 miles (174 km) journey. You can also see relevant travel information for the CrossCountry train, such as luggage policy and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Cardiff to Wrexham routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best CrossCountry Cardiff to Wrexham train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Wrexham with CrossCountry!

    Travel Tips: Trains from Cardiff to Wrexham

    Travel by train to Wrexham 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 Wrexham.
    FAQs
    You can find a cheap train from Cardiff to Wrexham for some dates and times for as low as £35  one way in the next 7 days.
    If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Cardiff to Wrexham train to cost on average £35  one way.
    You should expect to travel around 108 miles (174 km)  to Wrexham from Cardiff by train.
    The Cardiff to Wrexham train duration is on average 3 h 34 min, which is to be expected when travelling 108 miles (174 km) from Cardiff to Wrexham. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

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

    You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Cardiff Central, located approximately 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city centre of Cardiff. The most popular arrival train station in Wrexham, called Wrexham General, is located around 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from its city centre.

    If you're looking for trains from Cardiff to Wrexham, you can rely on Cross Country or Transport for Wales to get you to Wrexham. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Cardiff to Wrexham route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    On average, there are 12 trains a day from Cardiff to Wrexham. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    If you prefer early morning trains from Cardiff to Wrexham, the first train leaves at 08: 22. If you prefer late night trains from Cardiff to Wrexham, the last train of the day leaves at 15: 17. Omio shows you the latest train from Cardiff to Wrexham times to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
    If you book Cardiff to Wrexham train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £35. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Wrexham 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

    Cardiff
    Wrexham
    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 Wrexham.
    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

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