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Travelling from Wolverhampton to Cardiff by train

Fast trains from Wolverhampton to Cardiff take around 2 hours and 21 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 144 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Wolverhampton and Cardiff.

Are there direct trains from Wolverhampton to Cardiff?

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

We usually find around 42 departures on the route from Wolverhampton 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 37 departures.

How long is the train journey from Wolverhampton to Cardiff?

The Wolverhampton to Cardiff train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 21 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Wolverhampton to Cardiff train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Cardiff is usually scheduled to depart Wolverhampton around 06:04 and the last train is around 00:20. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Wolverhampton around 06:06, and the last at 21:35.

When to book Wolverhampton 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 Wolverhampton to Cardiff by train.

Which train companies operate between Wolverhampton and Cardiff?

More than one train company operates on the route from Wolverhampton 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
  • London Midland
  • Transport For Wales
  • Virgin Trains

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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