London Kings Cross (KGX) to Cardiff Central (CDF) train

Sun, 26 May
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Cheap train tickets from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Cardiff Central (CDF)

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from London Kings Cross (KGX) 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
10:002h34
London Kings Cross (KGX)
12:34Cardiff Central (CDF)
£591One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
11:112h23
London Kings Cross (KGX)
13:34Cardiff Central (CDF)
£641One-way
0 changes

Train timetableLondon Kings Cross (KGX) to Cardiff Central (CDF)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 26 May
Great Western Railway
11:112h23
London Kings Cross (KGX)
13:34Cardiff Central (CDF)
0 changes
Great Western Railway
10:002h34
London Kings Cross (KGX)
12:34Cardiff Central (CDF)
0 changes

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Train times from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Cardiff Central (CDF)

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 23 m

Average

2 h 28 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

212 km

Of the 2 trains that leave London Kings Cross (KGX) for Cardiff Central (CDF) every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Great Western Railway
11:112h23
London Kings Cross (KGX)
13:34Cardiff Central (CDF)
£641One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
10:002h34
London Kings Cross (KGX)
12:34Cardiff Central (CDF)
£591One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Cardiff Central (CDF)

distanceDistance131 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 17 min
priceAverage train ticket price£61 (€68)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersGreat Western Rail

Trains from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Cardiff Central (CDF) cover the 131 miles long route taking on average 2 h 17 min with our travel partners like Great Western Rail. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £61, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £43. Travellers depart most frequently from London Kings Cross and arrive in Cardiff Central.

FAQs: London Kings Cross (KGX) to Cardiff Central (CDF) train

FAQs: Travel by train from London Kings Cross (KGX) 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 London Kings Cross (KGX) to Cardiff Central (CDF).
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Cheap train tickets from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Cardiff Central (CDF) can start from as little as £43 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London Kings Cross (KGX) to Cardiff Central (CDF) is £61; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Cardiff Central (CDF) is 2 h 17 min   to travel the 131 mile long trip. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner to search for a specific date.
The first train from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Cardiff Central (CDF) leaves at 08: 48. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Cardiff Central (CDF) leaves at 13: 18.
Take the London Kings Cross (KGX) to Cardiff Central (CDF) train with Great Western Rail. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Cardiff Central (CDF) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Passengers board the train most frequently from London Kings Cross, which is located around 2.2 miles (3.6 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.

The cheapest month to travel from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Cardiff Central (CDF) by train is December.
You have options as you can travel to Cardiff Central (CDF) from London Kings Cross (KGX) 2 different ways: coach or train.

Trains departing from London Kings Cross

Distance from London Kings Cross to city center
Distance from London Kings Cross to city center
2.2 miles (3.6 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
Metro: N/A
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
London City Airport
9 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached from the station by public transit in 30 minutes. Take the Southeastern line from St Pancras International to Stratford International, then take the DLR line to the airport.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free, unlimited Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located near Platforms 11 and 10, just past Caffé Nero.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: The taxi rank is situated on Pancras Road just outside of the station. | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are located at the taxi rank situated on Pancras Road just outside of the station. The taxi rank is located outside the station on Pancras Road. There is a help point at the taxi rank that can be used to request disability assistance. All London Black Cabs can accommodate wheelchair passengers without wheelchair users having to leave their wheelchair.
Lockers
Lockers
Located by the entrance of Platform 9 provided by Excess Baggage Co, open daily from 08: 00 until 21: 00.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Cafes, bars, kiosks, restaurants, delicatessens, confectioners, groceries, food and drink to eat in or take away. Clothes, stationery, flowers, photo processing, mobile phones, bureau de change, shoe repairs, key cutting, Pharmacy and prescriptions, optician, fitness, health and beauty services.
Dining
Dining
Caffè Nero | Starbucks | The Pasty Shop | Upper Crust | Giraffe World Kitchen | Black Sheep Coffee | Hotel Chocolat | Leon | Pret a Manger | Wasabi | & more
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located near the main entrance.
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access in the whole station to all platforms. There are elevators between the concourse and Mezzanine and London Underground ticket hall.

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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