Cardiff City start away at West Ham United on opening day

Kevin Nolan of West Ham and Mark Hudson of Cardiff City compete during the 2012 Championship Play-Off semi-final first leg

Cardiff City will start life in the Premier League next season with a trip to West Ham, followed by two home games against Manchester City and Everton.

The newly promoted side face Swansea City in two Welsh derbies, playing them at home on the weekend of 2 November and then away on 8 February.

The Bluebirds are home on Boxing Day against Southampton and face a tricky trip to Arsenal on New Year's Day.

Chelsea at home is the final fixture of the 2013/14 league season on 11 May.

Cardiff City Premier League fixtures 2013/14 (subject to change):

Aug 17 A West Ham United

Aug 24 H Manchester City

Aug 31 H Everton

Sep 14 A Hull City

Sep 21 H Tottenham Hotspur

Sep 28 A Fulham

Oct 05 H Newcastle United

Oct 19 A Chelsea

Oct 26 A Norwich City

Nov 02 H Swansea City

Nov 09 A Aston Villa

Nov 23 H Manchester United

Nov 30 H Arsenal

Dec 03 A Stoke City

Dec 07 A Crystal Palace

Dec 14 H West Bromwich Albion

Dec 21 A Liverpool

Dec 26 H Southampton

Dec 28 H Sunderland

Jan 01 A Arsenal

Jan 11 H West Ham United

Jan 18 A Manchester City

Jan 28 A Manchester United

Feb 01 H Norwich City

Feb 08 A Swansea City

Feb 11 H Aston Villa

Feb 22 H Hull City

Mar 01 A Tottenham Hotspur

Mar 08 H Fulham

Mar 15 A Everton

Mar 22 H Liverpool

Mar 29 A West Bromwich Albion

Apr 05 H Crystal Palace

Apr 12 A Southampton

Apr 19 H Stoke City

Apr 26 A Sunderland

May 03 A Newcastle United

May 11 H Chelsea