Duration 1h 15m
Distance 11.4 miles
Average price £10
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Pontypridd and Blackwood takes 1h 15m and the fastest train takes 1h 4m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Pontypridd to Blackwood. 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. Pontypridd
  2. Cardiff Queen Street
  3. Blackwood
1h 20m
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£8 - £13

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No, there is no direct train from Pontypridd to Blackwood. However, there are services departing from Pontypridd and arriving at Pengam via Cardiff Queen Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 20m.

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The distance between Pontypridd and Blackwood is 7 miles. The road distance is 11.4 miles.

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Pontypridd to Blackwood train services, operated by Transport for Wales, depart from Pontypridd station.

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Pontypridd to Blackwood train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Pengam station.

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You can take a train from Pontypridd to Blackwood via Cardiff Queen Street in around 1h 20m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
25 min
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £7

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