Trains from

Plymouth to Cardiff Central

  1. on time
    Plymouth
    Platform 5
    17:25
    Plymouth
    Platform 5
    19:25
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 5
    19:54
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 9
    20:47
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 4A estimated
    on time
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 4A estimated
    1 change
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  2. on time
    Plymouth
    Platform 5
    18:25
    Plymouth
    Platform 5
    20:25
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 5
    20:54
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 9
    21:44
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 4B estimated
    on time
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 4B estimated
    1 change
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  3. on time
    Plymouth
    Platform 6
    18:44
    Plymouth
    Platform 6
    19:48
    Exeter St David's
    Platform 1
    19:55
    Exeter St David's
    Platform 6
    20:24
    Taunton
    Platform 5
    20:35
    Taunton
    Platform 2
    21:39
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 3 estimated
    21:54
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 9 estimated
    22:56
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3A estimated
    on time
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3A estimated
    3 changes
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  4. on time
    Plymouth
    Platform 6
    19:44
    Plymouth
    Platform 6
    21:47
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 7 estimated
    22:00
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 3 estimated
    22:09
    Bristol Parkway
    Platform 3 estimated
    22:57
    Bristol Parkway
    23:32
    Newport (South Wales)
    23:53
    Newport (South Wales)
    Platform 2 estimated
    00:13
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 4 estimated
    3 changes
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  5. on time
    Plymouth
    Platform 6
    19:44
    Plymouth
    Platform 6
    21:47
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 7 estimated
    23:00
    Bristol Temple Meads
    00:56
    Cardiff Central
    on time
    Cardiff Central
    1 change
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  6. on time
    Plymouth
    Platform 4 estimated
    23:54
    Plymouth
    Platform 4 estimated
    01:44
    Taunton
    Platform 5 estimated
    05:12
    Taunton
    Platform 6 estimated
    07:19
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3A estimated
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3A estimated
    1 change
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  7. on time
    Plymouth
    Platform 8 estimated
    05:20
    Plymouth
    Platform 8 estimated
    07:26
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 5 estimated
    07:53
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 7 estimated
    08:43
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3A estimated
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3A estimated
    1 change
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  8. on time
    Plymouth
    Platform 8 estimated
    06:25
    Plymouth
    Platform 8 estimated
    08:27
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 5 estimated
    08:54
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 9 estimated
    09:42
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3A estimated
    on time
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3A estimated
    1 change
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  9. Plymouth
    Platform 8 estimated
    07:25
    Plymouth
    Platform 8 estimated
    09:38
    Bristol Parkway
    Platform 3 estimated
    09:45
    Bristol Parkway
    Platform 2 estimated
    10:21
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3 estimated
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 3 estimated
    1 change
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  10. on time
    Plymouth
    Platform 6 estimated
    08:25
    Plymouth
    Platform 6 estimated
    10:25
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 3 estimated
    10:54
    Bristol Temple Meads
    Platform 11 estimated
    11:43
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 4B estimated
    Cardiff Central
    Platform 4B estimated
    1 change
    Peak

Journey information from Plymouth to Cardiff Central

  • Train Fares from: £19.00
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 1 to 3
  • How long does it take to travel from Plymouth to Cardiff Central by train?

    The average journey time between Plymouth and Cardiff Central is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 23 trains per day travelling from Plymouth to Cardiff Central. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

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

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

    No direct trains possible
  • What is the distance between Plymouth and Cardiff Central?

    The distance between Plymouth and Cardiff Central is 87 miles.

    Distance: 87 miles
  • What time is the first train from Plymouth to Cardiff Central?

    The first train from Plymouth to Cardiff Central departs at .

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

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

    • If you take this train more than 3 times per week, you may be able save money with a Season Ticket. Find out more and see if you can buy a season ticket for Plymouth to Cardiff Central here.
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