Duration 1h 14m
Distance 32.6 miles
Average price £23
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Cardiff Bay (Water) and Merthyr Tydfil takes 1h 14m and the fastest train takes 1h 12m. There is an hourly train service from Cardiff Bay (Water) to Merthyr Tydfil. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train • 1h 15m

  1. Cogan
  2. Merthyr Tydfil
1h 15m
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£19 - £27

Cardiff Bay (Water) to Merthyr Tydfil train times

Trains run hourly between Cardiff Bay (Water) and Merthyr Tydfil. The service departs Cardiff Bay (Water) at 22:15 at night, which arrives into Merthyr Tydfil at 23:28. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 1h 14m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cogan and arriving at Merthyr Tydfil. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 15m.

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The distance between Cardiff Bay (Water) and Merthyr Tydfil is 22 miles. The road distance is 32.6 miles.

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Cardiff Bay (Water) to Merthyr Tydfil train services, operated by Transport for Wales, depart from Cogan station.

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Cardiff Bay (Water) to Merthyr Tydfil train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Merthyr Tydfil station.

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There are 300+ hotels available in Merthyr Tydfil. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Cardiff Bay (Water) and Merthyr Tydfil?

Transport for Wales operates a train from Cardiff Bay (Water) to Merthyr Tydfil hourly. Tickets cost £19 - £27 and the journey takes 1h 15m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£19 - £27

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