Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus

Tue, 16 Jul
+ Add return
QR-Code
Scan to get our free app
Use our app to get live travel updates and book mobile tickets for trains, buses, flights, and ferries.
App Store
rate4.9
42K ratings
Google Play
rate4.6
136K reviews

Cheap coach tickets from Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

Showing times and prices for 17 Jul

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Megabus
17:207h30
Cardiff Central (CDF)
00:50London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
£351One-way
0 changes
Megabus
16:206h15
Cardiff Central (CDF)
22:35London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
£411One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableCardiff Central (CDF) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

Showing buses for tomorrow, Wednesday, 17 July
Megabus
16:206h15
Cardiff Central (CDF)
22:35London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
0 changes
Megabus
17:207h30
Cardiff Central (CDF)
00:50London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
0 changes

This is the last bus of the day.

Find all the dates and times for this journey

Compare prices and tickets Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train or coach

Wed
17 Jul
Thu
18 Jul
Fri
19 Jul
Sat
20 Jul
Sun
21 Jul
Mon
22 Jul
Tue
23 Jul

Bus times from Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

Showing times and prices for 17 Jul

Fastest Journey

6 h 15 m

Average

6 h 52 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

212 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Cardiff Central (CDF) for London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Megabus
16:206h15
Cardiff Central (CDF)
22:35London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
£411One-way
0 changes
Megabus
17:207h30
Cardiff Central (CDF)
00:50London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
£351One-way
0 changes

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

National Express
Eurolines France
RegioJet
Trenitalia

Overview: Coach from Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

distanceDistance131 miles
durationAverage coach duration3 h 50 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£31 (€35)
changesDirect coachNo
carriersCoach companiesNational Express or Megabus

Coaches from Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) cover the 131 miles long trip taking on average 3 h 50 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £4, but the average price of coach tickets is £31.

Coach companies: National Express and Megabus Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

Find the best coaches between Cardiff Central (CDF) and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) with Omio's travel partners National Express and Megabus from £14. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches 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 traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches 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 Cardiff Central (CDF) - London Gatwick Airport (LGW) coach: 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.

Coach information from Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 40 min
  • Cheapest Price: £31

FAQs: Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) can start from as little as £4 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is £31; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by coach from Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 3 h 50 min   to travel the 131 mile long route. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner to search for a specific date.
The first coach from Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) leaves at 06: 20. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) leaves at 23: 40.
Take the Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) coach with National Express or Megabus. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the trip from Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
A trip to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) from Cardiff Central (CDF) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 50 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by coach is January.
You have options as you can travel to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) from Cardiff Central (CDF) 2 different ways: train or coach.

Trains departing from Cardiff Central

Distance from Cardiff Central to city center
Distance from Cardiff Central to city center
1.1 miles (1.8 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sat: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sun: 07: 30 - 21: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Commuter rail lines: City Line, Rhondda Line, Rhymney Line, Valley Line, South Wales Main Line
Train lines: Transport for Wales, CrossCountry, Great Western Railway
Location for Rail Replacement Services: At the rear car park (Penarth Road entrance)
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Cardiff Airport
14 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
Take the Transport for Wales train from the station to Dinas Powys, then take the 304 bus directly to the airport. The journey takes about 1 hour in total.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located outside of the main entrance.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxi rank is on the right as you exit the main station entrance
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: News agent and convenience store
Dining
Dining
Gourmet Coffee Bar & Kitchen | Pret a Manger | Tesco Express
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis | Enterprise | Europcar
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access in the whole station. There are also ramps for train access and elevators in the station.

More options for your journey from Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

Here are some other resources that might have the information you need

Most popular trains, buses, flights and ferries to and from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Cardiff Central (CDF)

HomeCoachesCoach tickets to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) Cardiff Central (CDF) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus

The Omio App Makes Travel Planning Easy

We’ll get you where you want to go. From live train updates to mobile tickets, our innovative app is the ideal way to plan and keep track of your travel.

ios-badge
android-badge
Hand With Phone
More routes, destinations and providers