Newton Abbot to Cardiff by train

  • First train
    06:02
  • Last train
    00:36
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 18m
  • Distance
    109 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    27
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 53m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Newton Abbot to Cardiff by train

Fast trains from Newton Abbot to Cardiff take around 2 hours and 18 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 109 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Newton Abbot and Cardiff.

1. Are there direct trains from Newton Abbot to Cardiff?

Journeys between Newton Abbot and Cardiff usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.

We usually find around 26 departures on the route from Newton Abbot to Cardiff 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 28 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Newton Abbot to Cardiff?

The Newton Abbot to Cardiff train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 18 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Newton Abbot to Cardiff train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Cardiff is usually scheduled to depart Newton Abbot around 06:02 and the last train is around 00:36. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Newton Abbot around 07:03, and the last at 20:36.

When to book Newton Abbot 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 Newton Abbot to Cardiff by train.

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Which train companies operate between Newton Abbot and Cardiff?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • 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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