How to travel from Plymouth to Cardiff

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Travel Information between Plymouth and Cardiff

distanceDistance87 miles (140 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$11 - $57
fastestFastest modeTrain • $57 (€50) • 2 h 59 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Cross Country

Travel 87 miles (140 km) by bus or train from Plymouth to Cardiff. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Cross Country among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Plymouth to Cardiff.

Travel Tips: Travel from Plymouth to Cardiff

Travel Tips: Travel to Cardiff 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 Plymouth to Cardiff.

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Cardiff from Plymouth. You can take a bus or train.

The cheapest way to travel from Plymouth to Cardiff is by taking a bus with an average price of $11 (€10).

This is compared to other travel options to Cardiff:

A bus is generally $46 (€40) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $57 (€50) from Plymouth to Cardiff.

The quickest way to travel to Cardiff from Plymouth is by train, which takes on average 2 h 59 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 0 h 0 min.

The Plymouth to Cardiff distance is around 87 miles (140 km).

The average frequency per day from Plymouth to Cardiff is:

  • 33 trains per day.

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

  • Buses mostly leave from Plymouth, Coach Station and tend to arrive in Cardiff, Sophia Gardens.
  • Trains mostly depart from Plymouth and arrive in Cardiff Central.

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

  • You can travel to Cardiff from Plymouth by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $11 (€10) with Flixbus from Plymouth to Cardiff.
  • You can travel from Plymouth to Cardiff by train with Cross Country. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $57 (€50) with Cross Country from Plymouth to Cardiff.
Looking to extend your trip from Plymouth to Cardiff? Many Omio customers who go from Plymouth 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.

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

  • Bus tickets cost $11 (€10) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $57 (€50) one way.

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

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