Train from Cardiff to Birmingham

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Cardiff to Birmingham Train Journey Information

Train fares from

US$23.83

Average duration

2h 35m

Shortest duration

2h 2m

Changes required

Changes required

Trains per day

Approx. 63

Train companies

Transport for Wales

Cardiff to Birmingham Train Times

Today 05:04, Mon, Oct 3

  1. 05:54

    Cardiff Central

    07:56

    Birmingham New Street

    Train W43696-1L03 is operated by Great Western Railway. The speed of this train is 125km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–FriTrain P89218-1S35 is operated by CrossCountry. The speed of this train is 125km/h.
Days of operation: Mon
     2h 2mChanges required

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    05:54

    Changes required

    07:56

    Cardiff Central

    Birmingham New Street

    Train W43696-1L03 is operated by Great Western Railway. The speed of this train is 125km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–FriTrain P89218-1S35 is operated by CrossCountry. The speed of this train is 125km/h.
Days of operation: Mon
    2h 2m

    E-ticket

  2. 06:40

    Cardiff Central

    08:45

    Birmingham New Street

    Train P88964-1M00 is operated by CrossCountry. The speed of this train is 100km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–Fri

    P88964-1M00

     2h 5mDirect

    E-ticket

    06:40

    Direct

    08:45

    Cardiff Central

    Birmingham New Street

    Train P88964-1M00 is operated by CrossCountry. The speed of this train is 100km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–Fri

    P88964-1M00

    2h 5m

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  3. 06:53

    Cardiff Central

    08:56

    Birmingham New Street

    Train W43699-1L06 is operated by Great Western Railway. The speed of this train is 125km/h.
Days of operation: MonTrain P89221-1S37 is operated by CrossCountry. The speed of this train is 125km/h.
Days of operation: Mon,Fri
     2h 3mChanges required

    E-ticket

    06:53

    Changes required

    08:56

    Cardiff Central

    Birmingham New Street

    Train W43699-1L06 is operated by Great Western Railway. The speed of this train is 125km/h.
Days of operation: MonTrain P89221-1S37 is operated by CrossCountry. The speed of this train is 125km/h.
Days of operation: Mon,Fri
    2h 3m

    E-ticket

  4. 07:45

    Cardiff Central

    09:45

    Birmingham New Street

    Train P89054-1M92 is operated by CrossCountry. The speed of this train is 100km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–Fri

    P89054-1M92

     2h 0mDirect

    E-ticket

    07:45

    Direct

    09:45

    Cardiff Central

    Birmingham New Street

    Train P89054-1M92 is operated by CrossCountry. The speed of this train is 100km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–Fri

    P89054-1M92

    2h 0m

    E-ticket

  5. 07:55

    Cardiff Central

    09:58

    Birmingham New Street

    Train W43702-1L09 is operated by Great Western Railway. The speed of this train is 125km/h.
Days of operation: MonTrain P89224-1S39 is operated by CrossCountry. The speed of this train is 125km/h.
Days of operation: Mon,Fri
     2h 3mChanges required

    E-ticket

    07:55

    Changes required

    09:58

    Cardiff Central

    Birmingham New Street

    Train W43702-1L09 is operated by Great Western Railway. The speed of this train is 125km/h.
Days of operation: MonTrain P89224-1S39 is operated by CrossCountry. The speed of this train is 125km/h.
Days of operation: Mon,Fri
    2h 3m

    E-ticket

  6. 08:45

    Cardiff Central

    10:46

    Birmingham New Street

    Train P88967-1M01 is operated by CrossCountry. The speed of this train is 100km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–Fri

    P88967-1M01

     2h 1mDirect

    E-ticket

    08:45

    Direct

    10:46

    Cardiff Central

    Birmingham New Street

    Train P88967-1M01 is operated by CrossCountry. The speed of this train is 100km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–Fri

    P88967-1M01

    2h 1m

    E-ticket

  7. 09:45

    Cardiff Central

    11:45

    Birmingham New Street

    Train P89006-1M60 is operated by CrossCountry. The speed of this train is 100km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–Fri

    P89006-1M60

     2h 0mDirect

    E-ticket

    09:45

    Direct

    11:45

    Cardiff Central

    Birmingham New Street

    Train P89006-1M60 is operated by CrossCountry. The speed of this train is 100km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–Fri

    P89006-1M60

    2h 0m

    E-ticket

  8. 09:51

    Cardiff Central

    11:58

    Birmingham New Street

    Train C37449-9L13 is operated by Great Western Railway. The speed of this train is 125km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–FriTrain P89230-1S43 is operated by CrossCountry. The speed of this train is 125km/h.
Days of operation: Mon,Fri
     2h 7mChanges required

    E-ticket

    09:51

    Changes required

    11:58

    Cardiff Central

    Birmingham New Street

    Train C37449-9L13 is operated by Great Western Railway. The speed of this train is 125km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–FriTrain P89230-1S43 is operated by CrossCountry. The speed of this train is 125km/h.
Days of operation: Mon,Fri
    2h 7m

    E-ticket

  9. 10:45

    Cardiff Central

    12:45

    Birmingham New Street

    Train P89058-1M94 is operated by CrossCountry. The speed of this train is 100km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–Fri

    P89058-1M94

     2h 0mDirect

    E-ticket

    10:45

    Direct

    12:45

    Cardiff Central

    Birmingham New Street

    Train P89058-1M94 is operated by CrossCountry. The speed of this train is 100km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–Fri

    P89058-1M94

    2h 0m

    E-ticket

  10. 11:18

    Cardiff Central

    13:25

    Birmingham New Street

    Train W43709-1L16 is operated by Great Western Railway. The speed of this train is 125km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–FriTrain P88985-1M41 is operated by CrossCountry. The speed of this train is 125km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–Fri
     2h 7mChanges required

    E-ticket

    11:18

    Changes required

    13:25

    Cardiff Central

    Birmingham New Street

    Train W43709-1L16 is operated by Great Western Railway. The speed of this train is 125km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–FriTrain P88985-1M41 is operated by CrossCountry. The speed of this train is 125km/h.
Days of operation: Mon–Fri
    2h 7m

    E-ticket

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Cardiff to Birmingham Train FAQs

  • How much does a train ticket from Cardiff to Birmingham cost?

    The price for train tickets from Cardiff to Birmingham starts at around US$23.83. Train ticket prices tend to vary based on a few factors, such as the type of the train, the seat class, and the route. We recommend using Trip.com to find cheap train tickets for your next journey and booking online in advance.

  • How long does the train from Cardiff to Birmingham take?

    The train from Cardiff to Birmingham takes around 2h 35m on average.

  • What is the shortest duration for trains from Cardiff to Birmingham?

    The shortest train ride from Cardiff to Birmingham takes around 2h 2m.

  • Are there direct trains from Cardiff to Birmingham?

    No, there is no direct train from Cardiff to Birmingham. This journey requires at least 3 train change(s).

  • How many trains travel from Cardiff to Birmingham per day?

    On average, around 63 trains travel from Cardiff to Birmingham per day between the times of 05:54 and 21:20.

  • What rail companies operate train services between Cardiff and Birmingham?

    On the route from Cardiff to Birmingham, you'll find trains operated by more than one company, including Transport for Wales. Check out and compare rail companies to get an idea what kind of services they provide on train trips from Cardiff to Birmingham.

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