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There are 5 ways to get from Cardiff to Oundle by train, bus or car

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Recommended

Train via London

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough

Train

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Peterborough

Train #2

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Hereford
  2. Take the train from Hereford to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Peterborough

Drive

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Oundle

Cardiff to Oundle by train, subway and bus

The journey time between Cardiff and Oundle is around 4h 55m and covers a distance of around 239 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 26m. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 32m. Operated by First Great Western Service, London Underground (Tube), LNER and others, the Cardiff to Oundle service departs from Cardiff Central and arrives in Oundle, Old Town Hall. Typically 78 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
3h 29m
Layover time:
1h 26m
Total time:
4h 55m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3h 32m
Journey distance:
239 miles
Services per week:
78
Cheapest price:
£68
Carbon emissions:
21 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:44
Last service departs at:
21:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Cardiff to Oundle train, subway and bus schedules

Departing Monday, September 20, 2021

Cardiff → Oundle
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  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Oundle is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Oundle is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Oundle is 1 metre.

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Last updated: 15 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Oundle is to drive which costs £27 - £45 and takes 2h 59m.

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The fastest way to get from Cardiff to Oundle is to drive which takes 2h 59m and costs £27 - £45.

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The distance between Cardiff and Oundle is 135 miles. The road distance is 178.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Oundle without a car is to train via London which takes 4h 40m and costs £65 - £190.

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It takes approximately 4h 40m to get from Cardiff to Oundle, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cardiff to Oundle is 178 miles. It takes approximately 2h 59m to drive from Cardiff to Oundle.

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There are 88+ hotels available in Oundle. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 135.3 miles
  • Duration: 4h 40m

What companies run services between Cardiff, Wales and Oundle, England?

You can take a train from Cardiff to Oundle via London Paddington, Paddington, King's Cross St. Pancras station, London Kings Cross, Peterborough, and Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn in around 4h 40m.

Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £65
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£50 - £65
Anytime Day 1st Class
£90 - £120
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £110
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£10 - £14
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £70
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£70 - £110
Thameslink
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£55 - £170
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£55 - £70
Anytime Day 1st Class
£120 - £170
Train from Birmingham New Street to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£50 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£110 - £160
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from Hereford to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£20 - £24
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£5 - £8
Anytime Day Single
£20 - £24
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cardiff to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Website
National Express

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