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Head away from the city centre for the day on one of the trains from Cardiff to Pontypridd. Visit the countryside park, leisure centre or local museum when you take your next trip! Whether you’re heading there with friends or family, there’s something to do and places to explore for everyone. Plan your journey with the live departure times below and book your train tickets from Cardiff to Pontypridd online today.

Journey information from Cardiff to Pontypridd

  • How long is the average journey duration from Cardiff to Pontypridd? 0 hours 31 minutes
  • How long is the fastest journey duration from Cardiff to Pontypridd? 0 hours 31 minutes
  • When is the first train from Cardiff to Pontypridd? 06:38
  • When is the last train from Cardiff to Pontypridd? 23:08
  • How many services run for Cardiff to Pontypridd today? 34

The above information is intended as a guide. It may not include timetable alterations because of engineering work, unplanned disruption etc. Please use the journey planner to plan your journey before you travel. Some tickets are subject to restrictions. Please check these before you travel.

The information above refers to direct journeys only. Other journeys may be available by changing train or by using a different London Terminal. At certain times buses may operate some of the journeys shown. Services of all operators on the route shown are included in the figures. Not all tickets may be used on all services.

On many routes, the last journey before services finish for the day departs after midnight. Where this is the case, it is this service (in the early hours of the following morning), and not the last one before midnight that is shown.


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