Want to find out more about taking the train from Cardiff Central to Newport South Wales? Look no further.
The train from Cardiff Central to Newport South Wales usually takes around 16m but can take just 9m on the fastest CrossCountry, Great Western Railway or Transport for Wales services, with around 133 trains running on this popular route per day. As soon as you board the train, you'll be able to make yourself comfortable and enjoy the journey as direct services are available.
If you’re heading for a day out or weekend away in this university city, use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to book trains to Newport and search for cheap ticket prices – we’ll show you how much you can save on your train tickets if you travel Off-Peak or use a Railcard.
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The average journey time by train between Cardiff Central and Newport (South Wales) is 16 minutes, with around 133 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.
The fastest journey time by train from Cardiff Central to Newport (South Wales) is 9 minutes.
Train ticket prices from Cardiff Central to Newport (South Wales) can start from as little as £5.40 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.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Cardiff Central to Newport (South Wales) without having to change trains. There are 133 direct trains from Cardiff Central to Newport (South Wales) each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from Cardiff Central to Newport (South Wales) leaves at 04:23. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Cardiff Central to Newport (South Wales) leaves at 00:30. 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.
Trains travelling from Cardiff Central to Newport (South Wales) cover a distance of around 11 miles (18 km) during the journey.
If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for Cardiff Central to Newport (South Wales) is right for you.
National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard here.
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