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Paignton to Cardiff Central

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  1. Paignton
    Platform 2 estimated
    09:49
    Paignton
    Platform 2 estimated
    10:40
    Exeter St David's
    Platform 1 estimated
    11:23
    Exeter St David's
    Platform 5 estimated
    12:24
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 3 estimated
    12:48
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 5 estimated
    13:40
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3A estimated
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3A estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  2. Paignton
    Platform 2 estimated
    10:50
    Paignton
    Platform 2 estimated
    12:46
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 4 estimated
    13:48
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 5 estimated
    14:41
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3A estimated
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3A estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  3. Paignton
    Platform 2 estimated
    10:58
    Paignton
    Platform 2 estimated
    11:48
    Exeter St David's
    Platform 1 estimated
    12:23
    Exeter St David's
    Platform 5 estimated
    13:23
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 5 estimated
    13:48
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 5 estimated
    14:41
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3A estimated
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3A estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  4. Paignton
    Platform 2 estimated
    11:49
    Paignton
    Platform 2 estimated
    12:42
    Exeter St David's
    Platform 1 estimated
    13:23
    Exeter St David's
    Platform 5 estimated
    14:22
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 3 estimated
    14:49
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 7 estimated
    15:41
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 4B estimated
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 4B estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  5. Paignton
    Platform 2 estimated
    12:56
    Paignton
    Platform 2 estimated
    13:41
    Exeter St David's
    Platform 1 estimated
    14:23
    Exeter St David's
    Platform 5 estimated
    15:21
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 3 estimated
    15:48
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 15 estimated
    16:44
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3A estimated
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3A estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  6. Paignton
    Platform 2 estimated
    14:18
    Paignton
    Platform 2 estimated
    15:12
    Exeter St David's
    Platform 1 estimated
    15:27
    Exeter St David's
    Platform 5 estimated
    16:25
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 3 estimated
    16:48
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 9 estimated
    17:43
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 4A estimated
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 4A estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  7. Paignton
    Platform 2 estimated
    14:57
    Paignton
    Platform 2 estimated
    15:41
    Exeter St David's
    Platform 1 estimated
    16:25
    Exeter St David's
    Platform 5 estimated
    17:24
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 7 estimated
    17:52
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 11 estimated
    18:43
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 4A estimated
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 4A estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  8. Paignton
    Platform 2 estimated
    15:45
    Paignton
    Platform 2 estimated
    17:50
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 5 estimated
    18:48
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 7 estimated
    19:40
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3A estimated
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3A estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  9. Paignton
    Platform 2 estimated
    16:19
    Paignton
    Platform 2 estimated
    16:36
    Newton Abbot
    Platform 1 estimated
    17:04
    Newton Abbot
    Platform 3 estimated
    18:27
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 7 estimated
    18:48
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 7 estimated
    19:40
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3A estimated
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3A estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  10. Paignton
    Platform 2 estimated
    16:53
    Paignton
    Platform 2 estimated
    17:39
    Exeter St David's
    Platform 1 estimated
    18:23
    Exeter St David's
    Platform 5 estimated
    20:03
    Newport (South Wales)
    Platform 1 estimated
    20:08
    Newport (South Wales)
    Platform 2 estimated
    20:30
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3 estimated
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak

Journey information from Paignton to Cardiff Central

  • Train Fares from: £14.50
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • How long does it take to travel from Paignton to Cardiff Central by train?

    The average journey time between Paignton and Cardiff Central is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 1 trains per day travelling from Paignton to Cardiff Central. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

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

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

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Paignton and Cardiff Central?

    The distance between Paignton and Cardiff Central is 74 miles.

    Distance: 74 miles
  • What time is the first train from Paignton to Cardiff Central?

    The first train from Paignton to Cardiff Central departs at .

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

    The last train from Paignton to Cardiff Central 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.

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