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Jumping on a train for the forty five minute journey from Abergavenny to Cardiff Central couldn’t be easier.

With direct trains running frequently throughout the day, starting at 05.45, and our discounted Anytime tickets available, you can arrive relaxed and ready to explore.

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Cardiff, excitingly cosmopolitan, has plenty to offer day-trippers, or those who plan to stay a little longer. At the heart of the colourful capital of Wales, sits the impressive Cardiff Castle, while nearby, the National Museum has much admired collections of contemporary art and natural history exhibitions - the dinosaur collection alone can match that of the London museums. 

Cardiff Bay is home to the iconic Millennium Centre, the world-class venue for art, theatre, and live performances, while the area is known for its international cuisine and fine dining restaurants. Nearby, the Principality Stadium hosts a wide variety of games, including rugby, football, motorsports and boxing. 

Shopping addicts are provided for with large, vibrant shopping centres housing the high street names, and designer branding. But, excitingly, look out for the numerous independent boutiques. Mullioned windows showcasing all manner of artisan crafts sit alongside intimate coffee houses, and you can pick up some beautiful one-off pieces. 

Whatever your reason for visiting Cardiff by train from Abergavenny, with our range of flexible Anytime tickets, we aim to always offer you the Lowest Available Fare. Why not download our app to make life even easier? 

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