Torquay to Cardiff by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:39
  • Last train
    23:59
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 36m

Travelling from Torquay to Cardiff by train

The fastest trains from Torquay to Cardiff take around 2 hours and 36 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 115 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Torquay and Cardiff.

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

We usually find around 19 departures on the route from Torquay to Cardiff 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 14 departures. The duration is normally about 2 hours and 36 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest train to Cardiff is usually scheduled to depart Torquay around 06:39 and the last train is around 23:59. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Torquay around 06:39, and the last at 23:35.

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

When to book Torquay 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 Torquay to Cardiff by train.

Which trains operate between Torquay and Cardiff?

More than one type of train operates on the route from Torquay 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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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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