There are 4 ways to get from Cardiff to Staffordshire by train, bus or car

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Train via Birmingham New Street  •  3 h 41 min

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

$76 - $144

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff, Kingsway to Birmingham, Navigation Street M33 / ...
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Stafford

$40 - $91

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Stafford

$80 - $117

Drive  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Staffordshire 137.9 miles

$29 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Staffordshire is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cardiff to Staffordshire is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2 h 32 min.

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The distance between Cardiff and Staffordshire is 107 miles. The road distance is 137.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Staffordshire without a car is to train which takes 3 h 41 min and costs £55 - £110.

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It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to get from Cardiff to Staffordshire, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cardiff to Staffordshire is 138 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to drive from Cardiff to Staffordshire.

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There are 238+ hotels available in Staffordshire. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cardiff to Staffordshire.
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  • Distance: 106.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 41 min

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

You can take a train from Cardiff to Staffordshire via Birmingham New Street, Stafford, Stafford Town Centre, Railway Station (Rail Station), Stafford Town Centre, Clark Street, and Stafford Town Centre, Shrewsbury Arms PH in around 3 h 41 min.

Train operators
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
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $75
Train from Birmingham New Street to Stafford
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $25
Train from Cardiff Central to Stafford
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$70 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $110
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Stafford
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $35
Bus operators
Megabus UK

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