Gloucester to Cardiff by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Gloucester to Cardiff by train
Fast trains from Gloucester to Cardiff take around 58 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 78 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Gloucester and Cardiff.
1. Are there direct trains from Gloucester to Cardiff?
Direct trains from Gloucester to Cardiff have been found.
We usually find around 44 direct trains on the route from Gloucester to Cardiff every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 32 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Gloucester to Cardiff?
The Gloucester to Cardiff train travel time is normally about 58 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Gloucester to Cardiff train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Cardiff is usually scheduled to depart Gloucester around 05:50 and the last train is around 23:13.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Gloucester around 05:50, and the last at 23:09.
What's the Gloucester to Cardiff train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Gloucester to Cardiff are $9.49.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $11 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $12. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Gloucester 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 Gloucester to Cardiff by train.
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Which train companies operate between Gloucester and Cardiff?
More than one train company operates on the route from Gloucester to Cardiff, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Arriva Trains Wales
- First Great Western
- Great Western Railway
- Transport For Wales
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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