How to travel from Cardiff to Durham

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Travel Information between Cardiff and Durham

distanceDistance236 miles (381 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$12 - $127
fastestFastest modeTrain • $127 (€110) • 5 h 11 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Cross Country

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 236 miles (381 km) to Durham from Cardiff. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Cross Country among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Cardiff to Durham.

FAQs: Travel from Cardiff to Durham

FAQs: Travel to Durham 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 Cardiff to Durham.

You can travel between Cardiff and Durham 3 different ways: bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Durham is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around $12 (€10) compared to other travel options to Durham:

A flight is generally $54 (€46) less than a bus for the same route. Taking a bus costs on average $65 (€56) from Cardiff to Durham.

Taking a flight is about $115 (€100) less than taking a train, which costs on average $127 (€110) for this trip.

You should expect to travel around 236 miles (381 km) between Cardiff and Durham.

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

  • Most travelers board their bus from Cardiff, Sophia Gardens and arrive in Durham, Bus Station (stand C).
  • Most travelers board their plane from Cardiff Airport and arrive in Teesside International Airport.
  • Most travelers catch their train from Cardiff Central and arrive in Durham.

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

  • You can take a bus from Cardiff to Durham with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $65 (€56) with Flixbus from Cardiff to Durham.
  • You can travel between Cardiff and Durham by train with Cross Country. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $127 (€110) with Cross Country from Cardiff to Durham.
Your trip from Cardiff to Durham doesn't have to end in Durham. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Newcastle upon Tyne or Edinburgh. If you’d like to add London, Newcastle upon Tyne or Edinburgh to your Cardiff to Durham tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Durham today!

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

  • A bus ticket costs $65 (€56) one way on average for this trip.
  • A plane ticket for this route costs on average $12 (€10) one way.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $127 (€110) one way for this route.

But we recommend booking Cardiff to Durham 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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