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Journey details

Best price 4.91£
Journey duration 1 h 8 min
Connections per day 223
First departure: 01:37
Last departure: 22:54
Distance 41km

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Virail makes every journey easier: the only thing you will have to do is to specify the date of your journey from Bristol to Cardiff. Afterwards, you will be able to find the perfect option for your trip by filtering and sorting the results by price and departure. You can choose either a one-way ticket or a round-trip ticket. Virail will also automatically redirect you to the provider's website to complete your booking. Virail is a travel search engine with customers in more than 30 countries. Every year we help more than 60 million people to find the perfect solution for their journey. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and lets you find the optimal travel solution, no matter your needs.

Trains from Bristol to Cardiff: which companies can you travel with?

To get to Cardiff by train, you can rely on Nationalrail, only an example among all our partners.

National Rail belongs to the Rail Delivery group, the British company managing passenger services. National Rail covers not only long and medium-distance routes, but also local networks, for instance part of the London underground.

What is the price of train tickets from Bristol to Cardiff?

If you have the possibility to book in advance, you will be likely to find cheap train tickets from Bristol to Cardiff for 6,00 £. In case you can't plan in advance, train tickets to Cardiff cost on average 11,80 £.

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Trains from Bristol to Cardiff


If there are changes in your route, make sure you always have enough time to walk from one platform to the other and never forget the possibility of delay that could make you miss the second train.

When it comes to short distances, bus and carpooling represent a good alternative to the train journey, especially if you are travelling with a limited budget.

What are the departure and arrival stations in Bristol and Cardiff?

The trains to Cardiff can leave from Bristol Temple Meads [ BRI ] or Bristol Parkway [ BPW ] and arrive at Cardiff Queen Street or Cardiff Central.

How long to you need to get to Cardiff by train?

With the fastest connections you will be in Cardiff in 35 minutes, but on average it takes 1 hour. The first train headed to Cardiff is at 05:06, while the last one leaves Bristol at 15:06.

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