It takes an average of 53m to travel from Neath to Cardiff Central by train, over a distance of around 30 miles (48 km). There are normally 77 trains per day travelling from Neath to Cardiff Central and tickets for this journey start from £3.60 when you book in advance.
30 miles (48 km)
77 trains per day
Direct trains available
If you want to know more about the journey from Neath to Cardiff Central by train, look no further!
The average journey time from Neath to Cardiff Central by train is 53 minutes, although on the fastest services it can take just 40 minutes. You'll usually find 77 trains per day travelling the 30 miles (48 km) between these two destinations. Direct trains are usually available every day on the route to Cardiff Central. Trains on this route are usually operated by either Great Western Railway or Transport for Wales. On board you'll find modern comfortable seating and plenty of room for luggage as standard.
Plan your trip ahead of time and book early if you want to snap up the cheapest fares. Tickets from Neath to Cardiff Central start from £3.60 when you book in advance, so use our Journey Planner to view the latest prices. Travelling Off-Peak or using a Railcard are also great ways to save.
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