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Overview: Train from Southend-on-Sea to Cardiff

distanceDistance167 miles (269 km)
priceAverage train ticket price£37 (€43)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day

Trains from Southend-on-Sea to Cardiff cover the 167 miles (269 km) long route taking on average 5 h 1 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £37, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £37.

Travel Tips: Trains from Southend-on-Sea to Cardiff

Travel by train to Cardiff 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 Southend-on-Sea to Cardiff.

How much do cheap trains between Southend-on-Sea and Cardiff cost?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train from Southend-on-Sea to Cardiff for as little as £37  in the next 7 days.

What is the average price of train tickets from Southend-on-Sea to Cardiff?

The Southend-on-Sea to Cardiff train ticket price is on average £37  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next week.

What is the distance from Southend-on-Sea to Cardiff via train?

The Southend-on-Sea to Cardiff train distance is approximately 167 miles (269 km).

How long is the train to Cardiff from Southend-on-Sea?

The Southend-on-Sea to Cardiff train duration is on average 5 h 1 min, which is to be expected when travelling 167 miles (269 km) from Southend-on-Sea to Cardiff. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

How many train services per day are there between Southend-on-Sea and Cardiff?

The average number of trains departing Southend-on-Sea for Cardiff is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When is the earliest train from Southend-on-Sea to Cardiff? When is the last train from Southend-on-Sea to Cardiff?

If you prefer early morning trains from Southend-on-Sea to Cardiff, the first train leaves at 10: 10. If you prefer late night trains from Southend-on-Sea to Cardiff, the last train of the day leaves at 10: 10. Omio shows you the latest train from Southend-on-Sea to Cardiff times to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

How early should I buy train tickets between Southend-on-Sea and Cardiff to score the best deals?

If you purchase Southend-on-Sea to Cardiff train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £37. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Cardiff from Southend-on-Sea. Look out for train tickets for this trip 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 Southend-on-Sea is. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at for your trip between Southend-on-Sea and Cardiff.