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Journey details

Best price 37.50£
Journey duration 4 h 18 min
Connections per day 197
First departure: 05:26
Last departure: 23:45
Distance 215km

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With Virail you can find the best train connection from Liverpool to Cardiff , you just need to enter the date of your trip and we will find the best solution for you! On our platform you can also choose between a round-trip ticket or a one-way ticket and you can filter your results by price and departure. Once you chose the best ticket for your trip we will redirect you automatically to the provider’s website where you will be able to book and pay your ticket. Virail is a metasearch platform with customers from more than 30 countries. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and enables you to find the optimal travel solution, no matter your needs.

Which companies take you from Liverpool to Cardiff by train?

Virail finds offers from lots of rail companies in Europe and in the rest of the world. For example, it shows you the possible train connections from Liverpool to Cardiff offered by Nationalrail.

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.

How much are the low cost train tickets from Liverpool to Cardiff?

If you have the possibility to book in advance, you will be likely to find cheap train tickets from Liverpool to Cardiff for 37,50 £. In case you can't plan in advance, train tickets to Cardiff cost on average 182,40 £.

Trains from Liverpool to Cardiff


Don't forget to buy food and drinks in advance if you need them: train stations do not always have shops, while onboard cafés are not always available and often very expensive.

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 Liverpool and Cardiff?

Trains leave Liverpool from Liverpool Lime Street [ LIV ] and arrive at Cardiff Bay or Cardiff Air Bus.

How long does it take from Liverpool to Cardiff and when do the trains leave?

The average duration of the journey is 8 hours and 30 minutes, but the fastest connections take you to Cardiff in 4 hours and 49 minutes. The first train leaves from Liverpool at 13:05, while the last one leaves at 23:05.

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