Duration 5h 11m
Distance 94.6 miles
Average price £73
Frequency 10/day

Trip overview

The average train between Aberystwyth and Caerphilly takes 5h 11m and the fastest train takes 4h 5m. The train service runs several times per day from Aberystwyth to Caerphilly. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Aberystwyth
  2. Shrewsbury
  3. Caerphilly
4h 49m
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£57 - £91

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No, there is no direct train from Aberystwyth to Caerphilly. However, there are services departing from Aberystwyth and arriving at Caerphilly via Shrewsbury and Cardiff Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 49m.

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The distance between Aberystwyth and Caerphilly is 69 miles. The road distance is 94.6 miles.

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Aberystwyth to Caerphilly train services, operated by Transport for Wales, depart from Aberystwyth station.

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Aberystwyth to Caerphilly train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Cardiff Central station.

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You can take a train from Aberystwyth to Caerphilly via Shrewsbury and Cardiff Central in around 4h 49m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£25 - £40

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