Cardiff to Guildford by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:12
  • Last train
    23:27
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 11m

Travelling from Cardiff to Guildford by train

Fast trains from Cardiff to Guildford take around 2 hours and 11 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 182 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cardiff and Guildford.

Are there direct trains from Cardiff to Guildford?

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

We usually find around 59 departures on the route from Cardiff to Guildford 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 64 departures.

How long is the train journey from Cardiff to Guildford?

The Cardiff to Guildford train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 11 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Cardiff to Guildford train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Guildford is usually scheduled to depart Cardiff around 05:12 and the last train is around 23:33. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cardiff around 04:55, and the last at 23:11.

When to book Cardiff to Guildford 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 Guildford by train.

Which train companies operate between Cardiff and Guildford?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Underground
  • South West Trains
  • South 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 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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