How to travel from Cardiff to Newport

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Travel Information from Cardiff to Newport

distanceDistance11 miles (17 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$4 - $3
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $3 (€3) • 30 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $4 (€4) • 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus or Great Western Rail

Take a train or bus to travel 11 miles (17 km) from Cardiff to Newport. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are FlixBus or Great Western Rail among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, ferry, flight or train from Cardiff to Newport.

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

Our recommendation

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

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Find the best journey from Cardiff to Newport with CrossCountry. Comparing schedules and prices and booking the most affordable trip has never been easier with over 1000 travel companies on Omio.

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next travel to Newport from Cardiff you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

    FAQs: Travel from Cardiff to Newport

    FAQs: 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.

    There are 2 options to travel to Newport from Cardiff including taking a train or bus.

    The cheapest way to go to Newport from Cardiff is by taking a bus, which costs on average $3 (€3).

    This is compared to other ways of getting from Cardiff to Newport:

    A bus is () less than a ferry for this route with tickets for a ferry from Cardiff to Newport costing on average ().

    A bus is () less than a flight with an average ticket price of () from Cardiff to Newport.

    A bus is $1 (€1) less than a train with an average ticket price of $4 (€4) from Cardiff to Newport.

    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 take longer:

    Getting to Newport by bus takes 30 min on average.

    The distance is approximately 11 miles (17 km) from Cardiff to Newport.

    The average frequency per day from Cardiff to Newport is:

    • Around 7 buses per day.
    • Around 14 trains per day.

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

    • Buses mostly leave from Cardiff, University and tend to arrive in Newport, Kingsway.
    • Trains mostly depart 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 travel to Newport from Cardiff by bus with FlixBus or Megabus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $3 (€3) with FlixBus from Cardiff to Newport.
    • You can go to Newport from Cardiff by train with Great Western Rail, Transport for Wales or CrossCountry. You'll see cheap train tickets for $4 (€4) with Great Western Rail from Cardiff to Newport on Omio.

    Yes, there are direct services available from Cardiff to Newport with the following travel companies:

    • Direct buses with FlixBus or Megabus with 7 direct buses per day.
    • 14 direct trains per day with CrossCountry.

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

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

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