Cardiff to Peterborough by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:15
  • Last train
    23:27
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 39m

Travelling from Cardiff to Peterborough by train

Fast trains from Cardiff to Peterborough take around 3 hours and 39 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 235 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cardiff and Peterborough.

Are there direct trains from Cardiff to Peterborough?

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

We usually find around 66 departures on the route from Cardiff to Peterborough 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 55 departures.

How long is the train journey from Cardiff to Peterborough?

The Cardiff to Peterborough train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 39 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Cardiff to Peterborough train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Peterborough 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 05:43, and the last at 23:18.

When to book Cardiff to Peterborough 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 Peterborough by train.

Which train companies operate between Cardiff and Peterborough?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First Great Western
  • Great Northern
  • Great Western Railway
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • Thameslink

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.

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