How to travel from Aberystwyth to Cardiff

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Travel Information from Aberystwyth to Cardiff

distanceDistance75 miles (121 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$32 - $39
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $32 (€28) • 10 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $39 (€33) • 3 h 59 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Transport for Wales

Travel 75 miles (121 km) by train or bus to Cardiff from Aberystwyth. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are National Express or Transport for Wales among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Aberystwyth to Cardiff.

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from Aberystwyth to Cardiff

How to get from Aberystwyth to Cardiff by train, bus or flight.

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The best way to travel from Aberystwyth to Cardiff is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Find the best route from Aberystwyth to Cardiff with Omio's travel partners National Express! You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

National Express is the leading travel company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 travel 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 travel are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most travel 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 Aberystwyth - Cardiff travel: 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.

    FAQs: Travel from Aberystwyth to Cardiff

    FAQs: Travel 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 Aberystwyth to Cardiff.

    There are 2 travel options between Aberystwyth and Cardiff. You can take a train or bus.

    The cheapest way to get from Aberystwyth to Cardiff is by taking a bus with average ticket prices of $32 (€28) compared to other travel options to Cardiff:

    Taking a bus costs $7 (€6) less than taking a train, which costs on average $39 (€33) for the same trip.

    The fastest way from Aberystwyth to Cardiff is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 59 min.

    There are alternative travel options to Cardiff that take longer:

    Bus takes on average 10 h 5 min.

    The Aberystwyth to Cardiff distance is around 75 miles (121 km).

    The average frequency per day from Aberystwyth to Cardiff is:

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Cardiff from Aberystwyth as scheduled services by train or bus can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Aberystwyth to Cardiff:

      • Most travelers take a bus from Aberystwyth, University to Cardiff, University.
      • Most travelers take a train from Aberystwyth to Cardiff Central.

      Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Aberystwyth to Cardiff:

      • You can travel to Cardiff from Aberystwyth by bus with National Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $32 (€28) with National Express from Aberystwyth to Cardiff.
      • You can travel by train from Aberystwyth to Cardiff with Transport for Wales, and you can find Transport for Wales Aberystwyth to Cardiff tickets for $39 (€33) on Omio.

      Yes, there are direct routes from Aberystwyth to Cardiff with the following travel companies:

      • You can take a direct bus with.
      • You'll find direct trains with.

      Direct services to Cardiff tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

      Your trip from Aberystwyth to Cardiff doesn't have to end in Cardiff. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Bristol, Manchester, Birmingham or Edinburgh. If you’d like to add London, Bristol, Manchester, Birmingham or Edinburgh to your Aberystwyth to Cardiff tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Cardiff today!

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