Cardiff to Porth by train

  • First train
    06:36
  • Last train
    22:50
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    32m
  • Distance
    23 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    43
  • Avg. journey time
    40m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Cardiff to Porth by train

Fast trains from Cardiff to Porth take around 32 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 23 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cardiff and Porth.

1. Are there direct trains from Cardiff to Porth?

Direct trains from Cardiff to Porth have been found.

We usually find around 48 direct trains on the route from Cardiff to Porth every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 33 departures.

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

The Cardiff to Porth train travel time is normally about 32 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Porth is usually scheduled to depart Cardiff around 06:36 and the last train is around 22:50. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Cardiff to Porth 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 Porth by train.

Help with booking alerts

Which train companies operate between Cardiff and Porth?

More than one train company operates on the route from Cardiff to Porth, 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.

Porth to Cardiff by train

Buy train and bus tickets for UK and Europe - the easy way

  • Easy, fast and cheap
  • Pay in EUR, GBP or USD
  • Cheaper UK tickets with Pricehack
  • 100% human support

Subscribe to our newsletter

Subscribe to receive top tips, train news and travel inspiration straight to your inbox

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.