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Warrington to Cardiff by train

  • First train
    05:56
  • Last train
    23:54
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 56m
  • Distance
    218 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    41
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 41m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Warrington to Cardiff by train

Fast trains from Warrington to Cardiff take around 2 hours and 56 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 218 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Warrington and Cardiff.

1. Are there direct trains from Warrington to Cardiff?

Journeys between Warrington and Cardiff usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 43 departures on the route from Warrington to Cardiff every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 37 departures.

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

The Warrington to Cardiff train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 56 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Cardiff is usually scheduled to depart Warrington around 05:56 and the last train is around 23:48. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Warrington around 06:39, and the last at 23:54.

When to book Warrington to Cardiff 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 Warrington to Cardiff by train.

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Which train companies operate between Warrington and Cardiff?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • Avanti West Coast
  • CrossCountry
  • Northern Rail
  • Transport For Wales
  • Virgin Trains

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

Cardiff to Warrington 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.