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.

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To get from Cardiff to Newport on May 27 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:17AMCardiff Central0h11 08:28AMNewport (Gwent)
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08:17AMCardiff Central0h11 08:28AMNewport (Gwent)
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08:28AMCardiff Central0h12 08:40AMNewport (Gwent)
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10:41AMCardiff Central0h12 10:53AMNewport (Gwent)
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08:41AMCardiff Central0h12 08:53AMNewport (Gwent)
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Travel Information between Cardiff and Newport

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

Travel 11 miles (17 km) by bus or train from Cardiff to Newport. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip 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 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 ways to get from Cardiff to Newport: bus or train.

The cheapest way to travel between Cardiff and Newport is by taking a bus with an average price of $6 (€6).

This is compared to other travel options to Newport:

A bus is generally $1 (€1) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $8 (€7) from Cardiff to Newport.

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

Other travel options to Newport can usually take longer:

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

The average frequency per day from Cardiff to Newport is:

  • 25 trains a day.

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

  • Buses most often depart from Cardiff at Cardiff, Sophia Gardens and arrive in Newport at Newport, Queensway.
  • Trains most often depart from Cardiff at Cardiff Central and arrive in Newport at Newport (Gwent).

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

  • You can travel between Cardiff and Newport by bus with National Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $6 (€6) with National Express from Cardiff to Newport.
  • You can go to Newport from Cardiff by train with Great Western Railway. You'll see cheap train tickets for $8 (€7) with Great Western Railway from Cardiff to Newport on Omio.
Many of our customers traveling from Cardiff to Newport don't make Newport their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Newport are London, Bristol or Birmingham, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Newport to any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Cardiff to Newport, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing $6 (€6) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $8 (€7) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Cardiff to Newport online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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