Cardiff to Pencoed by train

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Travelling from Cardiff to Pencoed by train

Fast trains from Cardiff to Pencoed take around 19 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 24 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cardiff and Pencoed.

1. Are there direct trains from Cardiff to Pencoed?

Direct trains from Cardiff to Pencoed have been found.

We usually find around 32 direct trains on the route from Cardiff to Pencoed every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 18 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Cardiff to Pencoed?

The Cardiff to Pencoed train travel time is normally about 19 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Cardiff to Pencoed train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Pencoed is usually scheduled to depart Cardiff around 05:35 and the last train is around 23:15. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cardiff around 05:33, and the last at 22:35.

When to book Cardiff to Pencoed train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Cardiff to Pencoed by train.

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Which train companies operate between Cardiff and Pencoed?

More than one train company operates on the route from Cardiff to Pencoed, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • Transport For Wales

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Pencoed to Cardiff by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.