Trains from

Cardiff Central to Birmingham

  1. on time
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 9A estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  2. on time
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 9A estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  3. on time
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 9A estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  4. on time
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 9A estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  5. on time
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 9A estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  6. on time
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    19:00
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    20:48
    Cheltenham Spa
    Platform 2 estimated
    21:01
    Cheltenham Spa
    Platform 2 estimated
    21:41
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 9B estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 9B estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  7. on time
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 8B estimated
    0 changes
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  8. on time
    Cardiff Central
    20:00
    Cardiff Central
    21:44
    Cheltenham Spa
    Platform 2 estimated
    21:59
    Cheltenham Spa
    Platform 2 estimated
    22:39
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 6B estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 6B estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  9. on time
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    20:17
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    21:21
    Hereford
    Platform 3 estimated
    21:29
    Hereford
    Platform 3 estimated
    22:54
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 12B estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 12B estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  10. on time
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 11 estimated
    0 changes
    Peak

Journey information from Cardiff Central to Birmingham

  • Train Fares from: £14.10
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • How long does it take to travel from Cardiff Central to Birmingham by train?

    The average journey time between Cardiff Central and Birmingham is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 17 trains per day travelling from Cardiff Central to Birmingham. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • Are there direct trains from Cardiff Central to Birmingham?

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

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  • What is the distance between Cardiff Central and Birmingham?

    The distance between Cardiff Central and Birmingham is 89 miles.

    Distance: 89 miles
  • What time is the first train from Cardiff Central to Birmingham?

    The first train from Cardiff Central to Birmingham departs at .

    What time is the last train from Cardiff Central to Birmingham?

    The last train from Cardiff Central to Birmingham 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.
  • Savings tips for Cardiff Central to Birmingham

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Find journey information for Birmingham to Cardiff Central