How long is the train journey from Cardiff to London?
around 1 hour 50 minutes
How long is the journey by train from London to Cardiff? Journeys between London and Cardiff take around 1 hour 50 minutes, but can be longer on public holidays, and at weekends. Our fastest service takes 1 hour 48 minutes.
Is there a direct train from London to Cardiff?
Is there a direct train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central? Yes, it is possible to travel from London Paddington to Cardiff Central without having to change trains. There are 56 direct trains from London Paddington to Cardiff Central each day.
Can you get a train from Wales to London?
It takes an average of 2h 13m to travel from Newport (South Wales) to London by train, over a distance of around 124 miles (199 km). There are normally 80 trains per day travelling from Newport (South Wales) to London and tickets for this journey start from £15 when you book in advance.
What time does the train to Heathrow leave?
Trains run every 15 minutes, seven days a week from around 5 a.m. (6 a.m. on Sundays) to 11:30 pm. A slower and cheaper Heathrow Connect train also runs from London Paddington to all three terminal stations, stopping in West London stations along the way. Children under 15 can travel on Heathrow Express for free.
Is Cardiff worth visiting?
Cardiff is home to an abundance of historical houses and castles. Cardiff Castle is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Wales and for good reason. It houses over 2,000 years of history, from the Roman times to the present day.
How safe is Cardiff?
Crime in Cardiff Cardiff is a relatively safe city, especially compared with bigger cities in the UK. However, according to crime statistics from June 2019 – May 2020, violent crime made up 29% of all crimes in the area, with 33.2k crimes reported. This number has decreased 0.5% when compared to year-on-year figures.
Can you use your free bus pass on trains in Wales?
If you have a Concessionary Travel Pass from a Welsh Local Authority, you can travel for free on many Transport for Wales trains. You will need to get a free ticket from the ticket office before you travel or from a Conductor on the train if there is no ticket office.
Can I travel to Wales from England for work?
I live in England but work in Wales, can I still travel? Anyone who is in Wales, whether resident or travelling here, is bound by these rules. However, travelling to a workplace in Wales is a reasonable excuse to leave home.
What train lines go to Heathrow?
Heathrow Airport has two direct train lines running from Heathrow Airport to London: Heathrow Express and Heathrow Connect.