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16 Oct
£57Cross Country
£19National Express
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17 Oct
£34Cross Country
£19National Express
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18 Oct
£34Cross Country
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20 Oct
£29Cross Country
£18National Express
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21 Oct
£29Cross Country
£18National Express
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22 Oct
£34Cross Country
£20National Express
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23 Oct
£56Cross Country
£18National Express
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24 Oct
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£18National Express
Mon
25 Oct
£34Cross Country
£19National Express
Tue
26 Oct
£28Cross Country
£18National Express
Wed
27 Oct
£29Cross Country
£19National Express
Thu
28 Oct
£29Cross Country
£19National Express
Fri
29 Oct
£34Cross Country
£18National Express
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30 Oct
£34Cross Country
£19National Express
Sun
31 Oct
£56Cross Country
£18National Express
Thu
4 Nov
£34Great Western Railway
£17National Express

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Train Information to Cardiff from Exeter

distanceDistance54 miles (87 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price£37 (€42)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCross Country or Great Western Railway

Trains from Exeter to Cardiff cover the 54 miles (87 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 30 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or Great Western Railway. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £29, but the average price of train tickets is £37. Travellers depart most frequently from Exeter St Davids and arrive in Cardiff Central.

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Train from Exeter to Cardiff with CrossCountry

Find the best trains from Exeter to Cardiff with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry from £29. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

CrossCountry

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

Book your CrossCountry Exeter to Cardiff train with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check CrossCountry’s up-to-date train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Exeter to Cardiff 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 between Exeter and Cardiff is 54 miles (87 km), and the best price for a one-way Exeter - Cardiff CrossCountry train ticket starts at £29 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!

Train information from Exeter to Cardiff with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 25 min
  • Average Price: £29
  • CrossCountry frequency: 1 a day

When you buy your CrossCountry train tickets between Exeter and Cardiff don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

  • 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

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Exeter
Cardiff
Exeter St Davids is the most popular Exeter railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Exeter for your journey to Cardiff.