Duration 4h 45m
Distance 249.3 miles
Average price £131
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Cardiff and Norwich takes 4h 45m and the fastest train takes 3h 49m. There is an hourly train service from Cardiff to Norwich. 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 Liverpool Street
  3. Norwich
4h 29m
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£109 - £188

Cardiff to Norwich train times

Trains run hourly between Cardiff and Norwich. The earliest departure is at 16:18 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Cardiff is at 21:20 which arrives into Norwich at 07:55. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 45m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Cardiff to Norwich. However, there are services departing from Cardiff Central and arriving at Norwich via Lancaster Gate station and London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 29m.

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The distance between Cardiff and Norwich is 207 miles. The road distance is 249.3 miles.

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

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Cardiff to Norwich train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Norwich station.

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