Cardiff to Merthyr Tydfil by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:26
  • Last train
    22:30
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    58m

Travelling from Cardiff to Merthyr Tydfil by train

Fast trains from Cardiff to Merthyr Tydfil take around 58 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 34 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cardiff and Merthyr Tydfil.

Are there direct trains from Cardiff to Merthyr Tydfil?

Direct trains from Cardiff to Merthyr Tydfil have been found.

We usually find around 29 direct trains on the route from Cardiff to Merthyr Tydfil every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 22 departures.

How long is the train journey from Cardiff to Merthyr Tydfil?

The Cardiff to Merthyr Tydfil train travel time is normally about 58 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Cardiff to Merthyr Tydfil train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Merthyr Tydfil is usually scheduled to depart Cardiff around 05:26 and the last train is around 22:30. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cardiff around 05:26, and the last at 23:26.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Cardiff to Merthyr Tydfil 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 Merthyr Tydfil by train.

Which train companies operate between Cardiff and Merthyr Tydfil?

Arriva Trains Wales is the train company that operates on the route from Cardiff to Merthyr Tydfil.

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

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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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