Skip to main content

Train Times

Saving tips

  • Buy off peak
  • Buy before midnight the day before
  • Buy before the day of travel

Buy in advance and save 43% on average*

Train times search results for Birmingham New Street to Cardiff Central, at

  1. ON TIME
    Birmingham New Street (Plat 11B)
    Cardiff Central
    2h 11m
    > >
    1 change
    Peak
  2. ON TIME
    Birmingham New Street (Plat 11B)
    ON TIME
    Cardiff Central (Plat 3A)
    2h
    >
    Direct
    Peak
  3. ON TIME
    Birmingham New Street (Plat 2A)
    Cardiff Central (Plat 4)
    2h 4m
    > >
    1 change
    Peak
  4. ON TIME
    Birmingham New Street (Plat 11)
    Cardiff Central
    2h 10m
    > >
    1 change
    Peak
  5. ON TIME
    Birmingham New Street (Plat 10B)
    ON TIME
    Cardiff Central (Plat 4A)
    1h 58m
    >
    Direct
    Peak
  6. ON TIME
    Birmingham New Street (Plat 2B)
    Cardiff Central (Plat 3)
    2h 4m
    > >
    1 change
    Peak
  7. Birmingham New Street (Plat 12B)
    Cardiff Central
    2h 6m
    > >
    1 change
    Peak
  8. ON TIME
    Birmingham New Street (Plat 12B)
    ON TIME
    Cardiff Central (Plat 4A)
    1h 57m
    >
    Direct
    Peak
  9. ON TIME
    Birmingham New Street (Plat 3B)
    Cardiff Central (Plat 3)
    2h 4m
    > >
    1 change
    Peak
  10. Birmingham New Street (Plat 12B)
    Cardiff Central
    2h 4m
    > >
    1 change
    Peak

Journey information from Birmingham New Street to Cardiff Central

  • Train Fares from: £ 56.40
  • Fastest route: 2h
  • Slowest route: 1h 58m
  • Average Journey Time: 2h 3m
  • Changes: 0 to 1
  • Train per day: Around 72
  • Train operators: CrossCountry
  • How long does it take to travel from Birmingham New Street to Cardiff Central by train?

    The average journey time between Birmingham New Street and Cardiff Central is 2 hours 3 minutes. The fastest journey time is 2 hours. On an average weekday, there are 72 trains per day travelling from Birmingham New Street to Cardiff Central. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration 2h 3m
  • Are there direct trains from Birmingham New Street to Cardiff Central?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from Birmingham New Street to Cardiff Central without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Birmingham New Street to Cardiff Central.

    Direct
  • What time are the first and last train from Birmingham New Street to Cardiff Central?

    The first train from Birmingham New Street to Cardiff Central departs at . The last train from Birmingham New Street to Cardiff Central departs at . No sleeper services are available. There may also be less services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.

    First train
    Last train

Find journey information for Cardiff Central to Birmingham New Street