Duration 6h 39m
Distance 209.4 miles
Average price £150
Frequency 14/day

Trip overview

The average train between Cardiff and Falmouth takes 6h 39m and the fastest train takes 4h 45m. There is a train service every few hours from Cardiff to Falmouth. 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 via Plymouth

  1. Cardiff Central
  2. Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Plymouth
  4. Falmouth
5h 42m
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£73 - £433

Cardiff to Falmouth train times

Trains run hourly between Cardiff and Falmouth. The earliest departure is at 12:30 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Cardiff is at 23:30 which arrives into Falmouth at 10:05. All services require a transfer, and take on average 6h 39m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Cardiff to Falmouth. However, there are services departing from Cardiff Central and arriving at Falmouth Town via Bristol Temple Meads, Plymouth and Truro. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 42m.

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The distance between Cardiff and Falmouth is 124 miles. The road distance is 209.4 miles.

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

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Cardiff to Falmouth train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Truro station.

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You can take a train from Cardiff to Falmouth via Bristol Temple Meads, Plymouth, and Truro in around 5h 42m.
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £35
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £35
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£15 - £19
Anytime Day 1st Class
£26 - £35
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£45 - £110
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£45 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
Train from Plymouth to Truro
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£20 - £50
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£20 - £25
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £50
Train from Cardiff Central to Truro
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£75 - £180
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£75 - £95
Anytime Day 1st Class
£130 - £180
CrossCountry
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£29 - £110
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£29 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£29 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£60 - £180
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£60 - £75
Anytime Day 1st Class
£130 - £180
Train from Plymouth to Truro
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£35 - £130
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£35 - £45
Anytime Day 1st Class
£85 - £130

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