York to Cardiff bus

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Cheap bus tickets and times from York to Cardiff

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Fastest Journey

10 h 10 m


10 h 10 m

Buses per day



310 km

Cheap bus tickets from York to Cardiff start from $41 with an average ticket price of $41.

The fastest bus from York to Cardiff takes 10h 10m in comparison to an average duration of 10h 10m and covers a distance of 310 km.

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

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Overview: Bus from York to Cardiff

distanceDistance192 miles (309 km)
durationAverage bus duration7 h 30 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$42 (€37)
frequencyBus frequency8 a day
changesDirect busNo
carriersBus companiesNational Express or Megabus

Buses from York to Cardiff cover the 192 miles (309 km) long route taking on average 7 h 30 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. Normally, there are 8 buses operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $42 (€37), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $28 (€24). Travelers depart most frequently from York, Rail Station and arrive in Cardiff, Sophia Gardens.

Bus providers: National Express and Megabus from York to Cardiff

Find the best buses to Cardiff from York with Omio's travel partners National Express and Megabus from $30 (€26). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking 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 between York and Cardiff, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

National Express from York to Cardiff bus information:

  • Average Duration: 8 h 30 min
  • Cheapest Price: $43
  • National Express frequency: 6 a day

FAQs: Bus from York to Cardiff

FAQs: Take the bus from York 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 York to Cardiff.
Cheap bus tickets from York to Cardiff can start from as little as $28 (€24) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for York to Cardiff is $42 (€37); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the York to Cardiff bus travel time is 7 h 30 min   for the 192 mile (309 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from York to Cardiff leaves at 8: 35 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from York to Cardiff leaves at 5: 02 PM.
There are 8 buses a day from York to Cardiff which require at least one change with National Express or Megabus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer buses.
For the journey from York to Cardiff you can take a bus with National Express or Megabus. Be sure to check out all possible bus companies that offer services between York and Cardiff on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

When departing from York, you have various bus station options to start your trip from including York, Rail Station, York, Train Station and York, St George's Field. When arriving in Cardiff, you can end your route in bus stations like Cardiff, Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, North Road (St Josephs Convent) and Cardiff, University.

Passengers board the bus most frequently from York, Rail Station, which is located around 0.5 miles (786 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at Cardiff, Sophia Gardens, located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city centre.

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

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