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Cardiff Bay to Cathays

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  1. on time
    Cardiff Bay
    Platform 1
    22:06
    Cardiff Bay
    Platform 1
    22:10
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 1
    22:14
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 5
    22:16
    Cathays
    Platform 2
    on time
    Cathays
    Platform 2
    1 change
    Peak
  2. on time
    Cardiff Bay
    Platform 1
    22:18
    Cardiff Bay
    Platform 1
    22:22
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 1
    22:30
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 5
    22:32
    Cathays
    Platform 2
    on time
    Cathays
    Platform 2
    1 change
    Peak
  3. on time
    Cardiff Bay
    Platform 1
    22:42
    Cardiff Bay
    Platform 1
    22:46
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 1 estimated
    22:50
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 5 estimated
    22:52
    Cathays
    Platform 2
    on time
    Cathays
    Platform 2
    1 change
    Peak
  4. on time
    Cardiff Bay
    Platform 1
    23:18
    Cardiff Bay
    Platform 1
    23:22
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 1 estimated
    23:30
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 5 estimated
    23:32
    Cathays
    on time
    Cathays
    1 change
    Peak
  5. Cardiff Bay
    Platform 1 estimated
    06:42
    Cardiff Bay
    Platform 1 estimated
    06:46
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:00
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 5 estimated
    07:02
    Cathays
    on time
    Cathays
    1 change
    Peak
  6. Cardiff Bay
    Platform 1 estimated
    06:54
    Cardiff Bay
    Platform 1 estimated
    06:58
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:10
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 5 estimated
    07:12
    Cathays
    Platform 1 estimated
    Cathays
    Platform 1 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  7. Cardiff Bay
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:18
    Cardiff Bay
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:22
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:30
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 5 estimated
    07:32
    Cathays
    Cathays
    1 change
    Peak
  8. Cardiff Bay
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:30
    Cardiff Bay
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:34
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:40
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 5 estimated
    07:42
    Cathays
    Platform 1 estimated
    Cathays
    Platform 1 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  9. Cardiff Bay
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:42
    Cardiff Bay
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:46
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 1 estimated
    08:00
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 5 estimated
    08:03
    Cathays
    on time
    Cathays
    1 change
    Peak
  10. Cardiff Bay
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:54
    Cardiff Bay
    Platform 1 estimated
    07:58
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 1 estimated
    08:10
    Cardiff Queen Street
    Platform 5 estimated
    08:12
    Cathays
    Platform 1 estimated
    Cathays
    Platform 1 estimated
    1 change
    Peak

Journey information from Cardiff Bay to Cathays

  • Train Fares from: £2.50
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 1
  • How long does it take to travel from Cardiff Bay to Cathays by train?

    The average journey time between Cardiff Bay and Cathays is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 72 trains per day travelling from Cardiff Bay to Cathays. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • Are there direct trains from Cardiff Bay to Cathays?

    No, it is not possible to travel from Cardiff Bay to Cathays without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Cardiff Bay to Cathays.

    No direct trains possible
  • What is the distance between Cardiff Bay and Cathays?

    The distance between Cardiff Bay and Cathays is 2 miles.

    Distance: 2 miles
  • What time is the first train from Cardiff Bay to Cathays?

    The first train from Cardiff Bay to Cathays departs at .

    What time is the last train from Cardiff Bay to Cathays?

    The last train from Cardiff Bay to Cathays departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

Find journey information for Cathays to Cardiff Bay

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*Average savings on all fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.