Exeter Central (EXC) to Cardiff Central (CDF) train

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Cheap train tickets from Exeter Central (EXC) to Cardiff Central (CDF)

Showing times and prices for 24 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Exeter Central (EXC) to Cardiff Central (CDF) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Great Western Railway
10:322h53
Exeter Central (EXC)
13:25Cardiff Central (CDF)
£561One-way
0 changes

Train timetableExeter Central (EXC) to Cardiff Central (CDF)

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Great Western Railway
10:322h53
Exeter Central (EXC)
13:25Cardiff Central (CDF)
0 changes

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Train times from Exeter Central (EXC) to Cardiff Central (CDF)

Showing times and prices for 24 Jun

Fastest Journey

2 h 53 m

Average

2 h 53 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

87 km

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

Great Western Railway
10:322h53
Exeter Central (EXC)
13:25Cardiff Central (CDF)
£561One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Exeter Central (EXC) to Cardiff Central (CDF)

distanceDistance53 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 53 min
priceAverage train ticket price£59 (€66)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersGreat Western Rail or CrossCountry

Trains from Exeter Central (EXC) to Cardiff Central (CDF) cover the 53 miles long journey taking on average 2 h 53 min with our travel partners like Great Western Rail or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £59, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £56. Travellers depart most frequently from Exeter Central and arrive in Cardiff Central.

FAQs: Exeter Central (EXC) to Cardiff Central (CDF) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Exeter Central (EXC) to Cardiff Central (CDF) 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 Exeter Central (EXC) to Cardiff Central (CDF).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Exeter Central (EXC) to Cardiff Central (CDF) can start from as little as £56 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Exeter Central (EXC) to Cardiff Central (CDF) is £59; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Exeter Central (EXC) to Cardiff Central (CDF) train time is 2 h 53 min   covering the 53 mile long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The train from Exeter Central (EXC) to Cardiff Central (CDF) leaves at 10: 32. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
There are 25 trains a day from Exeter Central (EXC) to Cardiff Central (CDF) which require at least one change with Great Western Rail or CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Exeter Central (EXC) to Cardiff Central (CDF) train with Great Western Rail or CrossCountry. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey from Exeter Central (EXC) to Cardiff Central (CDF) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Exeter Central, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Cardiff Central, located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Cardiff Central (CDF) from Exeter Central (EXC) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 53 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Exeter Central (EXC) to Cardiff Central (CDF) is November.
You have options as you can travel from Exeter Central (EXC) to Cardiff Central (CDF) 2 different ways: train or coach.

Trains departing from Exeter Central

Distance from Exeter Central to city center
Distance from Exeter Central to city center
1.1 miles (1.7 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus stop at the front of the station on Queens Street
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Yes | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are available
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: Step free Category A station - Both platforms can be accessed via lifts from the main station entrance | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users can use car park equipment at this station unaided | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are available | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: No

Trains arriving to Cardiff Central

Distance from Cardiff Central to city center
Distance from Cardiff Central to city center
1.1 miles (1.8 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sat: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sun: 07: 30 - 21: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
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)
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Cardiff Airport
14 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
Take the Transport for Wales train from the station to Dinas Powys, then take the 304 bus directly to the airport. The journey takes about 1 hour in total.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located outside of the main entrance.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxi rank is on the right as you exit the main station entrance
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: News agent and convenience store
Dining
Dining
Gourmet Coffee Bar & Kitchen | Pret a Manger | Tesco Express
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis | Enterprise | Europcar
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access in the whole station. There are also ramps for train access and elevators in the station.

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