The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
This is the last bus of the day.
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8 h 8 m
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Of the 3 buses that leave Colchester for Cardiff every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||177 miles (285 km)|
|Average bus duration||7 h 25 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$26 (€23)|
|Bus companies||National Express|
Buses from Colchester to Cardiff cover the 177 miles (285 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 25 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $26 (€23), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $24 (€21). Travelers depart most frequently from Colchester and arrive in Cardiff, Sophia Gardens.
You can travel by bus from Colchester to Cardiff with National Express for as low as $24 (€21). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company operating over 550 buses per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates bus services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express buses have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most buses come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your bus from Colchester to Cardiff, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.
There are a few bus stations in Colchester to start your journey from including Colchester, East Hill / High Street, Colchester, High Street (Angel Court) and Colchester, Stanwell Street. In Cardiff you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Cardiff, Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, University and Cardiff, Gorsedd Gardens Rd / Museum Ave.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Colchester and arrive in Cardiff, Sophia Gardens.
The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this journey, called Colchester, is located 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the city center of Colchester.
The most popular arrival bus station, Cardiff, Sophia Gardens, is located 0.5 miles (844 m) away from the city center of Cardiff.
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