Trains from Cardiff to Tamworth

Cardiff to Tamworth train information

Cardiff Tamworth train map

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Arrival Tamworth, England
Departure Cardiff, Wales
Distance 102 Miles

Find your ticket on gopili to identify the different operators for your train between Cardiff (East Wales) to Tamworth (West Midlands England). The services on board can vary depending on the rail company.

There are 102 miles between Cardiff to Tamworth. Travelling by train is normally the fastest solution to go to Tamworth from Cardiff, and it’s also a greener option than taking your car or using the plane.

Fares can change quickly. We recommend you to launch a search to look at the latest available offers.

Best prices for Cardiff to Tamworth train tickets

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Cardiff - Tamworth prices calendar

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from Cardiff to Tamworth by train, bus, ride sharing and plane.

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Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 72 hours from the data provided by our partners.

Cardiff - Tamworth: the best time to book cheap trains

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The Prices for train tickets Cardiff to Tamworth will increase if you don't book early. If we look at our data, if you book your seat 1 day in advance, tickets should be available from £30 whereas when buying your ticket on the day you're travelling, you will need to spend at least £40 for your journey. Thus, you can save 26% on the price of your ticket by purchasing your seat 1 day in advance rather than on the day you're travelling.

The results are based on the best fares found over the past 6 months when buying in advance versus at the last minute.

Best prices for Cardiff to Tamworth trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Cardiff and Tamworth by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Tamworth to Cardiff and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

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Discount Cardiff - Tamworth train tickets

Do you want to travel at the lowest fares? Many railcards and tricks can be obtained to pay less for your Cardiff Tamworth train ticket and make even more savings on your tickets: special train fares for children, railcards for all ages, group travel, or charity discount. There are 5 types of railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Two together railcard, Family and Friends Railcard, Senior railcard, Disabled persons railcard.

When purchasing a railcard, you want to save money after several journeys. But is it really worth it when travelling from Cardiff to Tamworth? Check with your calculator, considering:

A = the cost of the railcard (i.e.: £30)

B = average saving with the railcard (i.e.: 34%)

C = average price for a Cardiff Tamworth ticket (i.e.: £50.00)(1)

Initially, divide A by B: this will give you the budget from which the card will be profitable. Now divide that number by C. The result is the minimum number of journeys needed throughout the duration of the railcard's validity to be profitable.

In our example, A/B = £30/34% = £88.00. Then, 88/£50.00 = 1.76. Your railcard will be worthwile once you will have done at least 2 trips from Cardiff to Tamworth (one way trip).

Railcards enable you to get a third off most adult fares for a year. The Disabled persons railcard costs £20 and the 5 other railcards £30.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
Cardiff to Tamworth train £50.00 £33.33 £16.67 1.76

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare