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Aberdare to Stoke-on-Trent by train

It takes an average of 4h 32m to travel from Aberdare to Stoke-on-Trent by train, over a distance of around 104 miles (167 km). There are normally 10 trains per day travelling from Aberdare to Stoke-on-Trent and tickets for this journey start from £79.20 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 4h 21m
PriceFrom £79.20
Distance104 miles (167 km)
Frequency10 trains per day
Departure stationAberdare
Arrival stationStoke-on-Trent
Changes2 changes
Train operatorsCrossCountry, Great Western Railway, Transport for Wales

Aberdare to Stoke-on-Trent train times

Check out the next trains departing from Aberdare to Stoke-on-Trent for Friday 7th May 2021 using our handy timetable below, including platform and live travel information. You can view the full day timetable or search for a different date here.
DepartsArrivesTrainDuration
08:44 On timeaberdare13:25 On timestoke-on-trentPlat. 1 transport for wales PeakGet tickets4h 41m, 2 changes
09:44 On timeaberdare14:23 On timestoke-on-trentPlat. 1 transport for wales Off PeakGet tickets4h 39m, 2 changes
10:44 On timeaberdare15:23 On timestoke-on-trenttransport for wales Off PeakGet tickets4h 39m, 2 changes
11:44 On timeaberdare16:43 On timestoke-on-trenttransport for wales Off PeakGet tickets4h 59m, 3 changes
12:44 On timeaberdare17:23 On timestoke-on-trenttransport for wales Off PeakGet tickets4h 39m, 2 changes
13:44 On timeaberdare19:12 On timestoke-on-trenttransport for wales Off PeakGet tickets5h 28m, 3 changes
14:44 On timeaberdare19:23 On timestoke-on-trenttransport for wales Off PeakGet tickets4h 39m, 2 changes
15:44 On timeaberdare20:24 On timestoke-on-trenttransport for wales Off PeakGet tickets4h 40m, 2 changes
16:44 On timeaberdare21:44 On timestoke-on-trenttransport for wales Off PeakGet tickets5h 0m, 2 changes
18:42 On timeaberdare23:15 On timestoke-on-trenttransport for wales Off PeakGet tickets4h 33m, 2 changes

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Aberdare to Stoke-on-Trent? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Aberdare to Stoke-on-Trent take?

The average journey time by train between Aberdare and Stoke-on-Trent is 4 hours and 32 minutes, with around 10 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Aberdare and Stoke-on-Trent by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Aberdare to Stoke-on-Trent is 4 hours and 21 minutes.

How much does the train from Aberdare to Stoke-on-Trent cost?

Train ticket prices from Aberdare to Stoke-on-Trent can start from as little as £79.20 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Aberdare to Stoke-on-Trent?

No, there are no direct train services from Aberdare to Stoke-on-Trent. Travelling from Aberdare to Stoke-on-Trent by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.

What time does the first train from Aberdare to Stoke-on-Trent leave?

The first train from Aberdare to Stoke-on-Trent leaves at 08:22. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Aberdare to Stoke-on-Trent leave?

The last train from Aberdare to Stoke-on-Trent leaves at 18:22. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Aberdare and Stoke-on-Trent by train?

Trains travelling from Aberdare to Stoke-on-Trent cover a distance of around 104 miles (167 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Stoke-on-Trent to Aberdare.

Cheap train tickets from Aberdare to Stoke-on-Trent

Train tickets from Aberdare to Stoke-on-Trent start at £79.20 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets, and even tell you when the prices are likely to increase with Price Prediction.

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