Duration 4h 28m
Distance 241.2 miles
Average price £128
Frequency 18/day

Trip overview

The average train between Clacton-on-Sea and Wales takes 4h 28m and the fastest train takes 3h 48m. There is a train service every few hours from Clacton-on-Sea to Wales. 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. Clacton-on-Sea
  2. London Paddington
  3. Cardiff
3h 59m
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£82 - £166

Clacton-on-Sea to Wales train times

Trains run hourly between Clacton-on-Sea and Cardiff. The earliest departure is at 13:05 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Clacton-on-Sea is at 22:05 which arrives into Cardiff at 08:03. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 28m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Wednesday, May 27, 2020

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No, there is no direct train from Clacton-on-Sea to Wales. However, there are services departing from Clacton-on-Sea and arriving at Cardiff Central via Liverpool Street station and London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 59m.

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The distance between Clacton-on-Sea and Wales is 212 miles. The road distance is 241.2 miles.

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Clacton-on-Sea to Wales train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Clacton-on-Sea station.

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Clacton-on-Sea to Wales train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Cardiff Central station.

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There are 207+ hotels available in Wales. Prices start at £75 per night.

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