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Cardiff to Tamworth by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 20m
  • Distance
    165 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 24m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Cardiff to Tamworth by train

Fast trains from Cardiff to Tamworth take around 2 hours and 20 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 165 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cardiff and Tamworth.

1. Are there direct trains from Cardiff to Tamworth?

Direct trains from Cardiff to Tamworth have been found.

We usually find around 18 direct trains on the route from Cardiff to Tamworth every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 17 departures.

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

The Cardiff to Tamworth train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 20 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Tamworth is usually scheduled to depart Cardiff around 06:40 and the last train is around 18:45. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cardiff around 06:40, and the last at 20:00.

When to book Cardiff to Tamworth 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 Tamworth by train.

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Which train companies operate between Cardiff and Tamworth?

CrossCountry is the train company that operates on the route from Cardiff to Tamworth.

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

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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.