The cheapest buses from London Heathrow Airport to Cardiff

Showing times and prices for Sep 26

Cheapest

$19

Average

$36

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.

The average ticket from London Heathrow Airport to Cardiff will cost around $ 36 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 19.

2nd Cheapest
11:30PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h30 03:00AMCardiff, Sophia Gardens
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$191One-way
09:30PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h30 01:00AMCardiff, Sophia Gardens
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$241One-way
09:40PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 34h45 02:25AMCardiff, Sophia Gardens
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$261One-way
08:50AMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h35 12:25PMCardiff
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$261One-way
06:45AMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 35h15 12:00PMCardiff, Sophia Gardens
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$281One-way

Timetable London Heathrow Airport to Cardiff

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06:45AMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 35h15 12:00PMCardiff, Sophia Gardens
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08:45AMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h30 12:15PMCardiff, Sophia Gardens
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08:50AMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h35 12:25PMCardiff
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08:50AMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h30 12:20PMCardiff
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10:00AMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h30 01:30PMCardiff, Sophia Gardens
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10:50AMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h20 02:10PMCardiff
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10:50AMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h25 02:15PMCardiff
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11:30AMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h30 03:00PMCardiff, Sophia Gardens
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12:45PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h25 04:10PMCardiff
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12:45PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h20 04:05PMCardiff
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01:00PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h30 04:30PMCardiff, Sophia Gardens
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01:15PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h00 04:15PMCardiff
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01:15PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 32h55 04:10PMCardiff
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01:45PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h30 05:15PMCardiff
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01:45PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h35 05:20PMCardiff
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02:45PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h30 06:15PMCardiff, Sophia Gardens
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03:10PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h10 06:20PMCardiff
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03:10PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h05 06:15PMCardiff
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04:50PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h30 08:20PMCardiff
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04:50PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h35 08:25PMCardiff
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05:00PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h30 08:30PMCardiff, Sophia Gardens
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06:00PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h20 09:20PMCardiff
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06:00PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h25 09:25PMCardiff
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06:50PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h25 10:15PMCardiff
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06:50PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h30 10:20PMCardiff
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07:15PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h30 10:45PMCardiff, Sophia Gardens
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07:45PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h25 11:10PMCardiff
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07:45PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h20 11:05PMCardiff
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08:00PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 34h55 12:55AMCardiff, Sophia Gardens
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08:00PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 34h55 12:55AMCardiff, Sophia Gardens
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09:30PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h30 01:00AMCardiff, Sophia Gardens
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09:40PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 34h45 02:25AMCardiff, Sophia Gardens
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11:30PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h30 03:00AMCardiff, Sophia Gardens
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$316Great Western Railway
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$111Great Western Railway
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$111Great Western Railway
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$110Great Western Railway
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$111Great Western Railway
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Oct 11
$111Great Western Railway
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Oct 12
$111Great Western Railway
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The fastest buses from London Heathrow Airport to Cardiff

Showing times and prices for Sep 26

Fastest Journey

2 h 55 m

Average

3 h 35 m

Buses per day

33

Distance

189 km

Of the 33 buses that leave London Heathrow Airport for Cardiff every day 29 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 189 km distance in an average of 3 h 35 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 2 h 55 m .

The slowest buses will take 5 h 15 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
01:15PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 32h55 04:10PMCardiff
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$301One-way
2nd Fastest
01:15PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h00 04:15PMCardiff
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$301One-way
03:10PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h05 06:15PMCardiff
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$331One-way
03:10PMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h10 06:20PMCardiff
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$331One-way
10:50AMLondon, Heathrow Airport Terminals 1, 2, 33h20 02:10PMCardiff
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$361One-way

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Bus Information to Cardiff from London Heathrow Airport

distanceDistance117 miles (188 km)
durationAverage bus duration3 h
priceAverage bus ticket price$10 (€8)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersNational Express or Megabus

Buses from London Heathrow Airport to Cardiff cover the 117 miles (188 km) long journey taking on average 3 h with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $10 (€8), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $6 (€5).

Bus companies

National Express buses between London Heathrow Airport and Cardiff

Travel from London Heathrow Airport to Cardiff from $6 (€5) with Omio’s bus partners National Express! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.

National Express

If you’re thinking of taking a bus between London Heathrow Airport and Cardiff, you can enjoy a comfortable journey at a budget-friendly price with National Express. National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company offering hundreds of routes to towns and cities across the UK, including routes to and from major airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol. On a National Express bus, you can expect to travel 117 miles (188 km) from London Heathrow Airport to Cardiff and pay as low as $6 (€5) if you book in advance.

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 London Heathrow Airport to Cardiff, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Check the National Express bus schedule from London Heathrow Airport to Cardiff, select your preferred ticket type, and book your cheap bus tickets on Omio today!

National Express has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by bus between London Heathrow Airport and Cardiff:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

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Buses from London Heathrow Airport to Cardiff
Take the bus to Cardiff easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London Heathrow Airport to Cardiff.
FAQs
How much does a cheap bus to Cardiff from London Heathrow Airport cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap London Heathrow Airport to Cardiff buses for as little as $6 (€5)  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a bus to Cardiff from London Heathrow Airport?
The bus price to Cardiff from London Heathrow Airport is on average $10 (€8)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
What is the distance to Cardiff from London Heathrow Airport by bus?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between London Heathrow Airport and Cardiff by bus to be approximately 117 miles (188 km).
How long is the bus from London Heathrow Airport to Cardiff?
On average the London Heathrow Airport to Cardiff bus travel time is 3 h  for the 117 miles (188 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What bus companies offer a service from London Heathrow Airport to Cardiff?
When taking a bus from London Heathrow Airport to Cardiff, you can count on National Express or Megabus for the best way to get you to Cardiff. You can also check all possible bus providers who offer a service to Cardiff from London Heathrow Airport and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
Is there a direct bus from London Heathrow Airport to Cardiff?
If you’re looking for a direct bus, consider traveling with Flixbus, National Express or Megabus. Nonstop bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your bus tickets.
When can I take the first bus from London Heathrow Airport to Cardiff? When can I take the last bus for the day?
The earliest bus for this trip departs from London Heathrow Airport at 8: 50 AM. The last bus leaves from London Heathrow Airport at 10: 30 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from London Heathrow Airport to Cardiff and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I purchase London Heathrow Airport to Cardiff bus tickets to get the best deals?
If you buy the London Heathrow Airport to Cardiff bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $10 (€8). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses between London Heathrow Airport and Cardiff. Look out for bus tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Cardiff
Cardiff (Bus Station)
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