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There are 2 ways to get from Wrexham to Cardiff by train or car

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Train  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Wrexham General to Cardiff Central

$55 - $85

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Wrexham to Cardiff 140.4 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Wrexham to Cardiff is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wrexham to Cardiff is to train which costs £40 - £65 and takes 2 h 44 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wrexham General and arriving at Cardiff Central. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 44 min.

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The distance between Wrexham and Cardiff is 109 miles. The road distance is 140.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Wrexham to Cardiff without a car is to train which takes 2 h 44 min and costs £40 - £65.

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The train from Wrexham General to Cardiff Central takes 2 h 44 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Wrexham to Cardiff train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Wrexham General station.

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Wrexham to Cardiff train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Cardiff Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Wrexham to Cardiff is 140 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 51 min to drive from Wrexham to Cardiff.

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  • Distance: 109.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 44 min

What companies run services between Wrexham, Wales and Cardiff, Wales?

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Wrexham to Cardiff every 4 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $85 and the journey takes 2 h 44 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Wrexham General to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
First Anytime Day Single
$85 - $130

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