Duration 2h 2m
Distance 108.2 miles
Average price £50
Frequency 16/day

Trip overview

The average train between Cardiff Central Station and Birmingham takes 2h 2m and the fastest train takes 1h 55m. There is a train service every few hours from Cardiff Central Station to Birmingham. 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

  1. Cardiff Central
  2. Birmingham
2h
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£40 - £70

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Cardiff Central Station to Birmingham? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cardiff Central and arriving at Birmingham New Street. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h.

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The distance between Cardiff Central Station and Birmingham is 89 miles. The road distance is 108.2 miles.

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Cardiff Central Station to Birmingham train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Cardiff Central station.

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Cardiff Central Station to Birmingham train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Birmingham New Street station.

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What companies run services between Cardiff Central Station and Birmingham?

CrossCountry operates a train from Cardiff Central Station to Birmingham hourly. Tickets cost £40 - £70 and the journey takes 2h.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £70

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