Duration 4h 57m
Distance 204.1 miles
Average price £170
Frequency 11/day

Trip overview

The average train between Doncaster and Cardiff takes 4h 57m and the fastest train takes 3h 20m. The train service runs several times per day from Doncaster to Cardiff. 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

  1. Doncaster
  2. Birmingham New Street
  3. Cardiff
4h 13m
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£106 - £324

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No, there is no direct train from Doncaster to Cardiff. However, there are services departing from Doncaster and arriving at Cardiff Central via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 13m.

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The distance between Doncaster and Cardiff is 166 miles. The road distance is 204.1 miles.

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Doncaster to Cardiff train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Doncaster station.

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Doncaster to Cardiff train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Cardiff Central station.

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What companies run services between Doncaster and Cardiff?

You can take a train from Doncaster to Cardiff via Birmingham New Street in around 4h 13m.
Train operators
CrossCountry
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £160
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£50 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£110 - £160
Train from Birmingham New Street to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£55 - £170
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£55 - £70
Anytime Day 1st Class
£120 - £170

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