If you’re travelling from Liverpool to Cardiff, the easiest and most comfortable way is to take the train.


How long does the train take from Liverpool to Cardiff?

It takes just 3 hours 40 minutes, although some routes can be a little longer. There’re frequent trains between these two popular cities.

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Why travel from Liverpool to Cardiff?

The capital of Wales, Cardiff has a vibrant culture and cosmopolitan atmosphere, proud of its rich heritage while looking to the future. You’ll find attractions for all the family here.

For some family fun, head to Techniquest in Cardiff Bay. Part science, part sci-fi, part Welsh history, it offers interactive learning with daring, fully immersive experiments. Kids of all ages will love it as they learn something new and feel inspired to keep exploring. 


On the train, enjoy our free Wi-Fi and catch up with friends, or the latest episodes of your favourite series. Arrive in Cardiff feeling calm and refreshed and relax on the journey home while you plan your next trip to the capital city of Wales. Why not download our easily accessible app to get live travel updates, buy Anytime tickets or find our over 50s discounts, leaving you more in your pocket when you travel with us?