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Travelling from Cardiff to Maidenhead by train

Fast trains from Cardiff to Maidenhead take around 1 hour and 51 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 169 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cardiff and Maidenhead.

Are there direct trains from Cardiff to Maidenhead?

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

We usually find around 41 departures on the route from Cardiff to Maidenhead every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 69 departures.

How long is the train journey from Cardiff to Maidenhead?

The Cardiff to Maidenhead train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 51 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Cardiff to Maidenhead train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Maidenhead is usually scheduled to depart Cardiff around 05:12 and the last train is around 23:27. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cardiff around 06:26, and the last at 23:07.

When to book Cardiff to Maidenhead 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 Maidenhead by train.

Which train companies operate between Cardiff and Maidenhead?

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

  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway

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 rail 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.

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