Duration 4h 5m
Distance 190.3 miles
Average price £104
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Cardiff and Bearsted takes 4h 5m and the fastest train takes 3h 30m. There is an hourly train service from Cardiff to Bearsted. 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. Cardiff Central
  2. London Victoria
  3. Bearsted
3h 44m
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£84 - £153

Cardiff to Bearsted train times

Trains run hourly between Cardiff and Bearsted. The earliest departure is at 04:55 in the morning, and the last departure from Cardiff is at 20:26 which arrives into Bearsted at 00:26. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 5m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Cardiff to Bearsted. However, there are services departing from Cardiff Central and arriving at Bearsted via Paddington station and London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 44m.

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The distance between Cardiff and Bearsted is 164 miles. The road distance is 190.3 miles.

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Cardiff to Bearsted train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Cardiff Central station.

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Cardiff to Bearsted train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Bearsted station.

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There are 446+ hotels available in Bearsted. Prices start at £75 per night.

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