Trains to Cardiff

Wales’ capital is a modern and thriving centre of culture and commerce renowned for its innovative architecture and beautiful waterfront. So why not book a train to Cardiff using our secure online booking system. You can take advantage of no booking fees and pick up Nectar points when you buy too.

Where do GWR trains to Cardiff arrive and depart?

GWR trains arrive and depart from Cardiff Central, the city’s main transport hub.

The station is located right by the River Taff facing the iconic Principality Stadium.

Which train services run direct to Cardiff?

Cardiff Central can be reached directly from a number of major UK train stations such as London Paddington and Bristol Temple Meads.

Direct trains also run from regional Welsh stations such as Newport and Swansea.

When is the best time to travel to Cardiff by train?

Travel on off-peak services to avoid the most crowded trains to Cardiff.

By travelling at the weekend or outside of busy commuter times, you’ll be able to find cheaper tickets and quieter trains.

Helpful travel information