How to travel from Stansted Mountfitchet to Cardiff

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from Stansted Mountfitchet to Cardiff

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

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

National Express
09:30PM5h40
Stansted Mountfitchet
03:10AMCardiff
$281One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
National Express
09:30PM5h40
Stansted Mountfitchet
03:10AMCardiff
$281One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
National Express
09:30PM5h40
Stansted Mountfitchet
03:10AMCardiff
$281One-way
0 transfers
Other options
National Express
07:55PM6h00
Stansted Mountfitchet
01:55AMCardiff
$351One-way
0 transfers
National Express
04:30AM6h40
Stansted Mountfitchet
11:10AMCardiff
$411One-way
0 transfers
National Express
05:45PM6h10
Stansted Mountfitchet
11:55PMCardiff
$411One-way
0 transfers

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Travel Information to Cardiff from Stansted Mountfitchet

distanceDistance147 miles (237 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$40 - $27
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $27 (€23) • 5 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $40 (€35) • 3 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Great Western Rail

Take a train or bus to travel 147 miles (237 km) between Stansted Mountfitchet and Cardiff. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or Great Western Rail among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, ferry, flight or train from Stansted Mountfitchet to Cardiff.

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CrossCountry and National Express will get you between Stansted Mountfitchet and Cardiff at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best travel times, prices and tickets for your trip.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains from Stansted Mountfitchet to Cardiff. They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

    National Express is the leading travel company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 travel a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express travel are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most travel are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Stansted Mountfitchet - Cardiff travel: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

      FAQs: Travel from Stansted Mountfitchet to Cardiff

      FAQs: 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 Stansted Mountfitchet to Cardiff.
      FAQs

      There are 2 ways to get from Stansted Mountfitchet to Cardiff: train or bus.

      The cheapest way to go to Cardiff from Stansted Mountfitchet is by taking a bus, which costs on average $27 (€23).

      This is compared to other ways of getting from Stansted Mountfitchet to Cardiff:

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

      Taking a bus costs () less than taking a flight, which costs on average () for the same trip.

      A bus is $14 (€12) less than a train with an average ticket price of $40 (€35) from Stansted Mountfitchet to Cardiff.

      The quickest way to travel between Stansted Mountfitchet and Cardiff is by train, which takes on average 3 h 15 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

      Bus takes on average 5 h 40 min.

      The distance is approximately 147 miles (237 km) from Stansted Mountfitchet to Cardiff.

      The average frequency per day from Stansted Mountfitchet to Cardiff is:

      • 8 buses per day.
      • 7 trains per day.

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

      • Trains mostly leave from Stansted Mountfitchet and tend to arrive in Cardiff Central.

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

      • You can travel between Stansted Mountfitchet and Cardiff by bus with National Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $27 (€23) with National Express from Stansted Mountfitchet to Cardiff.
      • You can go to Cardiff from Stansted Mountfitchet by train with Great Western Rail, CrossCountry or Abellio Greater Anglia. You'll see cheap train tickets for $40 (€35) with Great Western Rail from Stansted Mountfitchet to Cardiff on Omio.

      Yes, there are direct routes from Stansted Mountfitchet to Cardiff with the following travel companies:

      • You'll find direct buses with.
      • You'll find direct ferries with.
      • You can book a direct flight with.
      • You can travel directly by train with.

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

      Looking to extend your trip from Stansted Mountfitchet to Cardiff? Many Omio customers who go from Stansted Mountfitchet to Cardiff usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Bristol, Manchester, Birmingham or Edinburgh. If you're looking to explore London, Bristol, Manchester, Birmingham or Edinburgh from Cardiff, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
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