How to travel from Cardiff to Newport

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from Cardiff to Newport

You can get from Cardiff to Newport by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Cardiff to Newport on Mar 29 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:17AMCardiff Central0h11 08:28AMNewport (South Wales)
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08:34AMCardiff Central0h30 09:04AMPye Corner
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08:00AMCardiff Central0h12 08:12AMNewport (South Wales)
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08:28AMCardiff Central0h12 08:40AMNewport (South Wales)
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08:41AMCardiff Central0h12 08:53AMNewport (South Wales)
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Travel Information to Newport from Cardiff

distanceDistance11 miles (17 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$6 - $8
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $6 (€5) • 29 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $8 (€7) • 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Great Western Railway

Take a bus or train to travel 11 miles (17 km) from Cardiff to Newport. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $6 (€5). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or Great Western Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Cardiff to Newport.

Travel Tips: Travel from Cardiff to Newport

Travel Tips: Travel to Newport 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 Newport.

You can travel from Cardiff to Newport 2 different ways: bus or train.

The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Newport is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $6 (€5) compared to other travel options to Newport:

Taking a bus is about $2 (€2) less than taking a train, which costs on average $8 (€7) for this route.

The fastest way from Cardiff to Newport is by train with an average journey time of 10 min.

There are alternative travel options to Newport that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 29 min.

You should expect to travel around 11 miles (17 km) between Cardiff and Newport.

The average frequency per day from Cardiff to Newport is:

  • 12 buses a day.
  • Around 127 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Cardiff and Newport 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 Cardiff to Newport:

  • Most travelers who buy a bus ticket from Cardiff to Newport depart from Cardiff, Sophia Gardens to Newport, Queensway.
  • Most travelers catch their train from Cardiff Central and arrive in Newport (South Wales).

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

  • You can go to Newport from Cardiff by bus with National Express. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $6 (€5) with National Express from Cardiff to Newport on Omio.
  • You can travel by train from Cardiff to Newport with Great Western Railway, and you can find Great Western Railway Cardiff to Newport tickets for $8 (€7) on Omio.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Cardiff to Newport often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Bristol or Birmingham. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Cardiff and Newport itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Newport and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • A bus ticket for this trip costs on average $6 (€5) one way.
  • A train ticket costs $8 (€7) one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Cardiff to Newport 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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