Duration 43h 37m
Distance 1353 km
Average price 505€
Frequency 4/week

Trip overview

The average train between Cardiff and Valencia takes 43h 37m and the fastest train takes 43h 14m. The train runs, on average, 4 times per week from Cardiff to Valencia. 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 St Pancras Eurostar
  3. Avignon Tgv
  4. Barcelona-Sants
  5. Valencia
18h 1m
378€ - 670€

Cardiff to Valencia train times

Trains run four times a week between Cardiff and Valencia. The service departs Cardiff at 21:26 at night, which arrives into Valencia at 17:40. All services require a transfer, and take on average 43h 37m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Cardiff to Valencia? 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.

No, there is no direct train from Cardiff to Valencia. However, there are services departing from Cardiff Central and arriving at Valencia Joaquin Sorolla via Paddington, London St Pancras Eurostar, Avignon Tgv and Barcelona-Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 1m.

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The distance between Cardiff and Valencia is 1353 km.

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

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Cardiff to Valencia train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Valencia Joaquin Sorolla station.

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Valencia is 1h ahead of Cardiff. It is currently 2:22 AM in Cardiff and 3:22 AM in Valencia.

There are 1531+ hotels available in Valencia. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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