Cardiff Central Railway Station

Cardiff Central railway station is a major station on the South Wales Main Line, located in the capital of , . It is one of the city's two urban rail network hubs, along with .

Notable Places in the Area

The , known since 2016 as the Principality Stadium for sponsorship reasons, is the national stadium of . is situated 1,300 feet northwest of Cardiff Central Railway Station. Photo: Clint Budd, CC BY 2.0.

is a medieval castle and Victorian Gothic revival mansion located in the city centre of , . is situated 2,200 feet north of Cardiff Central Railway Station. Photo: Tevfik Teker, CC BY 3.0.

is a large public space in , , adjacent to Cardiff Central railway station and including Cardiff bus station between 1954 and 2015. is situated 380 feet north of Cardiff Central Railway Station. Photo: David Dixon, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a performing arts and conference venue in the heart of , . is situated 1,800 feet north of Cardiff Central Railway Station. Photo: Vashti, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

, , was the unofficial name for a working-class inner-city suburb established in the late 1850s and demolished in the 1930s to make way for Cardiff Bus Station.

was a residential area of , Wales that was also known as 'Little Ireland' because of its population of Irish families. Photo: Kizpho11, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the capital of . It used to be an industrial city, but is now a lively and modern capital city and a tourism hot spot. Photo: Gordon Plant, CC BY 2.0.

Cardiff Central Railway Station

51.4756° or 51° 28' 32" north
-3.179° or 3° 10' 44.4" west
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IATA airport code
43 feet (13 metres)
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node 6605149666
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Also Known As

  • Basque: Cardiffko tren geltokia
  • Chinese: 加的夫中央车站
  • Chinese: 加迪夫中央車站
  • Chinese: 卡迪夫中央車站
  • Dutch: Station Cardiff Central
  • Dutch: station Cardiff Central
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: محطة كارديف سينترال
  • English: Caerdydd Canolog
  • English: Cardiff Central
  • English: Cardiff Central railway station
  • English: Central Station (Main entrance is in community of Castle)
  • Esperanto: Stacidomo Kardifo Centra
  • French: Gare de Cardiff Central
  • French: gare de Cardiff Central
  • German: Bahnhof Cardiff
  • German: Bahnhof Cardiff Central
  • German: Caerdydd Canolog
  • Italian: stazione di Cardiff Central
  • Japanese: カーディフ中央駅
  • Japanese: カーディフ駅
  • Persian: ایستگاه راه‌آهن کاردیف مرکزی
  • Polish: Cardiff Central
  • Romanian: Gara Cardiff Central
  • Russian: Кардифф-Центральный
  • Welsh: Caerdydd Canolog
  • Welsh: Gorsaf reilffordd Caerdydd Canolog
  • Cardiff General
  • Stazione di Cardiff Centrale

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