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Travelling from Llanelli to Cardiff by train

Fast trains from Llanelli to Cardiff take around 1 hour and 7 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 73 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Llanelli and Cardiff.

Are there direct trains from Llanelli to Cardiff?

Direct trains from Llanelli to Cardiff have been found.

We usually find around 28 direct trains on the route from Llanelli to Cardiff every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 27 departures.

How long is the train journey from Llanelli to Cardiff?

The Llanelli to Cardiff train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 7 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Llanelli to Cardiff train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Cardiff is usually scheduled to depart Llanelli around 05:28 and the last train is around 22:01. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Llanelli around 05:29, and the last at 23:07.

When to book Llanelli to Cardiff 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 Llanelli to Cardiff by train.

Which train companies operate between Llanelli and Cardiff?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • 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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