London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff bus

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Cheap bus tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff

Showing times and prices for Jul 25

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
National Express
07:25PM6h25
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
01:50AMCardiff
$321One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
National Express
07:25PM6h20
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
01:45AMCardiff
$321One-way
1 transfer
2nd Cheapest
National Express
11:10AM7h10
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
06:20PMCardiff
$381One-way
1 transfer
2nd Cheapest
National Express
06:15PM6h35
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
12:50AMCardiff
$381One-way
1 transfer
2nd Cheapest
National Express
08:35PM6h35
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
03:10AMCardiff
$381One-way
1 transfer

Bus schedule from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff

Showing buses for tomorrow, Thursday, July 25
National Express
03:50AM7h20
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
11:10AMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
03:50AM7h15
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
11:05AMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
05:40AM7h45
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
01:25PMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
05:40AM7h40
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
01:20PMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
06:40AM7h50
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
02:30PMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
06:40AM7h55
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
02:35PMCardiff
1 transfer
Megabus
09:05AM5h30
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal South
02:35PMCardiff
1 transfer
Megabus
09:05AM5h35
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal South
02:40PMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
09:10AM7h00
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
04:10PMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
09:10AM7h05
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
04:15PMCardiff
1 transfer
Megabus
09:14AM5h21
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
02:35PMCardiff
1 transfer
Megabus
09:14AM5h26
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
02:40PMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
10:10AM7h00
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
05:10PMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
10:10AM6h55
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
05:05PMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
11:10AM7h10
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
06:20PMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
11:10AM7h15
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
06:25PMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
12:10PM7h20
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
07:30PMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
12:10PM7h25
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
07:35PMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
01:10PM7h05
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
08:15PMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
01:10PM7h10
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
08:20PMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
02:10PM6h55
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
09:05PMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
02:10PM7h00
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
09:10PMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
03:00PM7h30
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
10:30PMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
03:00PM7h35
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
10:35PMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
03:55PM7h35
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
11:30PMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
03:55PM7h30
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
11:25PMCardiff
1 transfer
Megabus
04:20PM5h50
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal South
10:10PMCardiff
2 transfers
Megabus
04:20PM5h45
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal South
10:05PMCardiff
2 transfers
Megabus
04:29PM5h36
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
10:05PMCardiff
2 transfers
Megabus
04:29PM5h41
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
10:10PMCardiff
2 transfers
National Express
05:10PM6h40
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
11:50PMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
05:10PM6h45
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
11:55PMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
06:15PM6h35
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
12:50AMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
06:15PM6h30
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
12:45AMCardiff
1 transfer
Megabus
07:20PM5h20
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal South
12:40AMCardiff
1 transfer
Megabus
07:20PM5h15
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal South
12:35AMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
07:25PM6h25
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
01:50AMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
07:25PM6h20
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
01:45AMCardiff
1 transfer
Megabus
07:28PM5h07
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
12:35AMCardiff
1 transfer
Megabus
07:28PM5h12
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
12:40AMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
08:35PM6h35
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
03:10AMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
08:35PM6h30
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
03:05AMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
11:05PM6h30
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
05:35AMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
11:05PM6h35
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
05:40AMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
11:45PM11h20
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
11:05AMCardiff
1 transfer
National Express
11:45PM11h25
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
11:10AMCardiff
1 transfer

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Bus times from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff

Showing times and prices for Jul 25

Fastest Journey

5 h 7 m

Average

6 h 50 m

Buses per day

46

Distance

212 km

It's difficult to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff without transferring at least once.

Fastest
Megabus
07:28PM5h07
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
12:35AMCardiff
$671One-way
1 transfer
2nd Fastest
Megabus
07:28PM5h12
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
12:40AMCardiff
$671One-way
1 transfer
Megabus
07:20PM5h15
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal South
12:35AMCardiff
$671One-way
1 transfer
Megabus
07:20PM5h20
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal South
12:40AMCardiff
$671One-way
1 transfer
Megabus
09:14AM5h21
London, Gatwick Airport Terminal North
02:35PMCardiff
$781One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff

distanceDistance131 miles (211 km)
durationAverage bus duration4 h 40 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$21 (€18)
frequencyBus frequency15 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 6 direct buses a day
carriersBus companiesNational Express, Megabus or FlixBus

Buses from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff cover the 131 miles (211 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 40 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus or FlixBus. Normally, there are 15 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $2 (€2), but the average price of bus tickets is $21 (€18).

Bus providers: National Express, Megabus and FlixBus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff

National Express, Megabus and FlixBus buses will get you to Cardiff from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) from $2 (€2). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

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 to Cardiff from London Gatwick Airport (LGW), you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

National Express from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff bus information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 55 min
  • Cheapest Price: $23
  • National Express frequency: 7 a day

FAQs: Bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff

FAQs: Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 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 London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff.
FAQs
Cheap bus tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff can start from as little as $2 (€2) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff is $21 (€18); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff is 4 h 40 min   to travel the 131 mile (211 km) long trip, with around there are 15 buses per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff leaves at 7: 50 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff leaves at 11: 45 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff without having to change trains with National Express. There are 6 direct buses from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the trip from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff you can take a bus with National Express, Megabus or FlixBus. Be sure to check out all possible bus companies that offer services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Cardiff on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
A trip to Cardiff from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 4 h 40 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff by bus is February.
You have options as you can travel to Cardiff from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 2 different ways: train or bus.

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