Canterbury to Cardiff bus

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Cheap bus tickets and times from Canterbury to Cardiff

Showing times and prices for Jun 23


Fastest Journey

6 h 5 m


6 h 5 m

Buses per day



296 km

Cheap bus tickets from Canterbury to Cardiff start from $26 with an average ticket price of $26.

The fastest bus from Canterbury to Cardiff takes 6h 5m in comparison to an average duration of 6h 5m and covers a distance of 296 km.

1 buses leave Canterbury for Cardiff every day with 1 travelling directly.

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Overview: Bus from Canterbury to Cardiff

distanceDistance184 miles (296 km)
durationAverage bus duration5 h 52 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$29 (€25)
frequencyBus frequency10 a day
changesDirect busNo
carriersBus providersNational Express or Megabus

Buses from Canterbury to Cardiff cover the 184 miles (296 km) long route taking on average 5 h 52 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. Normally, there are 10 buses operating per day. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $19 (€17), but the average price of bus tickets is $29 (€25). Travelers depart most frequently from Canterbury, University Of Kent and arrive in Cardiff, University.

Bus providers: National Express and Megabus from Canterbury to Cardiff

For as little as $19 (€17) you can travel by bus to Cardiff from Canterbury with National Express and Megabus. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

National Express is the leading bus company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 buses a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most buses are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Canterbury - Cardiff bus: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

Bus information from Canterbury to Cardiff with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 52 min
  • Cheapest Price: $19
  • National Express frequency: 10 a day

FAQs: Bus from Canterbury to Cardiff

FAQs: Take the bus from Canterbury to Cardiff with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Canterbury to Cardiff.
Cheap bus tickets from Canterbury to Cardiff can start from as little as $19 (€17) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Canterbury to Cardiff is $29 (€25); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Canterbury to Cardiff bus time is 5 h 52 min   covering the 184 mile (296 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Canterbury to Cardiff leaves at 7: 55 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Canterbury to Cardiff leaves at 8: 45 PM.
There are 10 buses a day from Canterbury to Cardiff which require at least one change with National Express or Megabus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer buses.
Take the Canterbury to Cardiff bus with National Express or Megabus. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus companies for the journey from Canterbury to Cardiff as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from Canterbury, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Canterbury, University Of Kent, Canterbury, St. Georges Lane and Canterbury, Bus Station. When arriving in Cardiff, you can end your route in bus stations like Cardiff, University, Cardiff, North Rd (Cathays High School) and Cardiff, Millennium Stadium.

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Canterbury, University Of Kent, which is located around 2.6 miles (4.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at Cardiff, University, located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Canterbury to Cardiff by bus is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Canterbury to Cardiff including taking a train or bus.

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