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Cardiff to Rhyl by train

  • First train
    05:08
  • Last train
    19:34
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 14m
  • Distance
    207 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    9
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 36m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Cardiff to Rhyl by train

Fast trains from Cardiff to Rhyl take around 3 hours and 14 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 207 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cardiff and Rhyl.

1. Are there direct trains from Cardiff to Rhyl?

Direct trains from Cardiff to Rhyl have been found.

We usually find around 10 direct trains on the route from Cardiff to Rhyl every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 7 departures.

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

The Cardiff to Rhyl train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 14 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Rhyl is usually scheduled to depart Cardiff around 05:08 and the last train is around 19:34. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cardiff around 05:21, and the last at 20:16.

When to book Cardiff to Rhyl 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 Rhyl by train.

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Which train companies operate between Cardiff and Rhyl?

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

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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.