Duration 6h 35m
Distance 283.7 miles
Average price £130
Frequency 12/day

Trip overview

The average train between Cardiff and Stockton-on-Tees takes 6h 35m and the fastest train takes 5h 42m. There is a train service every few hours from Cardiff to Stockton-on-Tees. 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 Birmingham

  1. Cardiff Central
  2. Birmingham New Street
  3. York
  4. Stockton-on-Tees
6h 6m
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£104 - £161

Cardiff to Stockton-on-Tees train times

Trains run every two hours between Cardiff and Stockton-on-Tees. The earliest departure is at 11:45 in the morning, and the last departure from Cardiff is at 20:45 which arrives into Stockton-on-Tees at 09:28. All services require a transfer, and take on average 6h 35m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Cardiff to Stockton-on-Tees. However, there are services departing from Cardiff Central and arriving at Thornaby via Birmingham New Street and York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 6m.

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The distance between Cardiff and Stockton-on-Tees is 228 miles. The road distance is 283.7 miles.

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Cardiff to Stockton-on-Tees train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Cardiff Central station.

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Cardiff to Stockton-on-Tees train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Thornaby station.

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