How to travel from Basingstoke to Cardiff

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Travel Information between Basingstoke and Cardiff

distanceDistance91 miles (147 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$40 - $57
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $40 (€36) • 2 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $40 (€36) • 1 h 59 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Great Western Railway

Take a bus or train to travel 91 miles (147 km) between Basingstoke and Cardiff. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or Great Western Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Basingstoke to Cardiff.

Travel Tips: Travel from Basingstoke to Cardiff

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There are 2 travel options from Basingstoke to Cardiff: bus or train.

The cheapest way to get from Basingstoke to Cardiff is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $40 (€36) compared to other travel options to Cardiff:

Taking a train is usually $17 (€15) less than taking a bus to Cardiff, which costs on average $57 (€51) for the same trip.

The fastest way to get to Cardiff from Basingstoke is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 59 min.

Other travel options to Cardiff can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Cardiff by bus can take on average 0 h 0 min.

Cardiff is approximately 91 miles (147 km) away from Basingstoke.

The average frequency per day from Basingstoke to Cardiff is:

  • Around 40 trains per day.

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

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Basingstoke, Railway Station (stop Y) to Cardiff, Sophia Gardens.
  • Most travelers take a train from Basingstoke to Cardiff Central.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Basingstoke to Cardiff, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • National Express can get you to Cardiff by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with National Express from Basingstoke to Cardiff for $57 (€51) on Omio.
  • Travel with Great Western Railway for trains to Cardiff. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Great Western Railway Basingstoke to Cardiff tickets on Omio for $40 (€36).
Looking to extend your trip from Basingstoke to Cardiff? Many Omio customers who go from Basingstoke to Cardiff usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Bristol or Birmingham. If you're looking to explore London, Bristol or Birmingham from Cardiff, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

Before traveling from Basingstoke to Cardiff, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $57 (€51) one way for this journey.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $40 (€36) one way for this route.

But we recommend booking Basingstoke to Cardiff tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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