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Cheap bus tickets from Northampton to Cardiff

Showing times and prices for Jul 21


The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Northampton to Cardiff is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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Bus times from Northampton to Cardiff

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Fastest Journey

6 h 10 m


6 h 10 m

Buses per day



179 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Northampton for Cardiff every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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Overview: Bus from Northampton to Cardiff

distanceDistance111 miles (179 km)
durationAverage bus duration6 h
priceAverage bus ticket price$36 (€31)
frequencyBus frequency4 a day
changesDirect busNo
carriersBus companiesNational Express or Megabus

Buses from Northampton to Cardiff cover the 111 miles (179 km) long journey taking on average 6 h with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. Normally, there are 4 buses operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $36 (€31), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $22 (€19). Travelers depart most frequently from Northampton, Far Cotton and arrive in Cardiff, University.

Bus providers: National Express and Megabus from Northampton to Cardiff

For as little as $22 (€19) you can travel by bus from Northampton to Cardiff with National Express and Megabus. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

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 Northampton - 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.

Northampton to Cardiff bus information with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 6 h
  • Cheapest Price: $22
  • National Express frequency: 4 a day

FAQs: Bus from Northampton to Cardiff

FAQs: Take the bus from Northampton 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 Northampton to Cardiff.
Cheap bus tickets from Northampton to Cardiff can start from as little as $22 (€19) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Northampton to Cardiff is $36 (€31); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The bus time between Northampton and Cardiff is on average 6 h   for the 111 mile (179 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Northampton and Cardiff by bus can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Northampton to Cardiff leaves at 4: 35 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Northampton to Cardiff leaves at 2: 45 PM.
There are 4 buses a day from Northampton to Cardiff which require at least one change with National Express or Megabus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer buses.
When taking a bus from Northampton 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 companies who offer a service from Northampton to Cardiff and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.

When departing from Northampton, you have various bus station options to start your trip from including Northampton, Far Cotton, Northampton, London Road and Northampton, Saxon Avenue / Wake Way (Grange Park). 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 Northampton, Far Cotton, which is located around 2.1 miles (3.4 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 Northampton to Cardiff by bus is September.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Northampton and Cardiff including taking a bus or train.

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