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Duration 1h 54m
Distance 148.9 miles
Average price £60
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between London and Cardiff Queen Street takes 1h 54m and the fastest train takes 1h 43m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from London to Cardiff Queen Street. 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. London Paddington
  2. Cardiff Queen Street
2h 10m
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£50 - £65

London to Cardiff Queen Street train times

Trains run hourly between London Paddington and Cardiff Queen Street. The earliest departure is at 19:48 in the evening, and the last departure from London Paddington is at 21:58 which arrives into Cardiff Queen Street at 00:08. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 1h 54m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Paddington and arriving at Cardiff Central. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 52m.

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The distance between London and Cardiff Queen Street is 132 miles. The road distance is 148.9 miles.

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London to Cardiff Queen Street train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from London Paddington station.

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London to Cardiff Queen Street train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Cardiff Central station.

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There are 677+ hotels available in Cardiff Queen Street. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between London and Cardiff Queen Street?

Great Western Railway operates a train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central hourly. Tickets cost £50 - £65 and the journey takes 1h 52m.
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £65
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £65
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£50 - £65
Anytime Day 1st Class
£90 - £120

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