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Cardiff to London

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02:30Cardiff, Sophia Gardens3h5006:20London, Victoria Coach Station
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03:10Cardiff, Sophia Gardens4h3507:45London, Victoria Coach Station
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04:25Cardiff, Sophia Gardens3h2507:50London, Victoria Coach Station
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05:55Cardiff, Sophia Gardens3h2509:20London, Victoria Coach Station
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07:45Cardiff, Sophia Gardens3h3511:20London, Victoria Coach Station
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08:25Cardiff, Sophia Gardens3h4012:05London, Victoria Coach Station
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09:00Cardiff, Sophia Gardens3h5012:50London, Victoria Coach Station
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10:00Cardiff, Sophia Gardens3h3513:35London, Victoria Coach Station
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11:00Cardiff, Sophia Gardens3h4514:45London, Victoria Coach Station
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12:00Cardiff, Sophia Gardens3h3515:35London, Victoria Coach Station
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13:00Cardiff, Sophia Gardens3h5016:50London, Victoria Coach Station
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14:00Cardiff, Sophia Gardens3h5517:55London, Victoria Coach Station
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15:00Cardiff, Sophia Gardens4h0019:00London, Victoria Coach Station
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16:15Cardiff, Sophia Gardens4h0020:15London, Victoria Coach Station
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17:45Cardiff, Sophia Gardens3h3521:20London, Victoria Coach Station
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19:15Cardiff, Sophia Gardens3h3022:45London, Victoria Coach Station
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21:00Cardiff, Sophia Gardens3h2000:20London, Victoria Coach Station
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23:05Cardiff, Sophia Gardens5h5505:00London, Victoria Coach Station
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The fastest buses

from Cardiff
to London

Showing times and prices for Aug 24

Fastest Journey

3h 20m

Average

3h 51m

Buses per day

18

Distance

211 km

Of the 18 bus that leave Cardiff for London every day 16 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct bus cover the 211 km distance in an average of 3h 51m but if you time it right, some bus will get you there in just 3h 20m .

The slowest bus will take 5h 55m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

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21:00Cardiff, Sophia Gardens3h2000:20London, Victoria Coach Station
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£181One-way
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05:55Cardiff, Sophia Gardens3h2509:20London, Victoria Coach Station
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£241One-way
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04:25Cardiff, Sophia Gardens3h2507:50London, Victoria Coach Station
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£181One-way
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19:15Cardiff, Sophia Gardens3h3022:45London, Victoria Coach Station
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£181One-way
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10:00Cardiff, Sophia Gardens3h3513:35London, Victoria Coach Station
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£321One-way

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Prices across different modes

Train
Bus
Fri
Aug 23
£52Great Western Railway
£18National Express
Sat
Aug 24
£52Great Western Railway
£13National Express
Sun
Aug 25
£52Great Western Railway
£11National Express
Mon
Aug 26
£52Great Western Railway
£9National Express
Tue
Aug 27
£48Great Western Railway
£8National Express
Wed
Aug 28
£48Great Western Railway
£8National Express
Thu
Aug 29
£48Great Western Railway
£8National Express
Fri
Aug 30
£44Great Western Railway
£9National Express
Sat
Aug 31
£48Great Western Railway
£11National Express
Sun
Sep 1
£44Great Western Railway
£11National Express
Mon
Sep 2
£44Great Western Railway
£7National Express
Tue
Sep 3
£44Great Western Railway
£7National Express
Wed
Sep 4
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£7National Express
Thu
Sep 5
£35Great Western Railway
£5National Express
Fri
Sep 6
£39Great Western Railway
£8National Express
Sat
Sep 7
£44Great Western Railway
£5National Express
Sun
Sep 8
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£8National Express
Mon
Sep 9
£39Great Western Railway
£5National Express
Tue
Sep 10
£39Great Western Railway
£7National Express
Wed
Sep 11
£39Great Western Railway
£7National Express
Thu
Sep 12
£35Great Western Railway
£4National Express

The cheapest buses

from Cardiff
to London

Showing times and prices for Aug 24

Cheapest

£13

Average

£26

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Cardiff to London will cost around £ 26 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 13.

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02:30Cardiff, Sophia Gardens3h5006:20London, Victoria Coach Station
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£131One-way
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19:15Cardiff, Sophia Gardens3h3022:45London, Victoria Coach Station
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£181One-way
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17:45Cardiff, Sophia Gardens3h3521:20London, Victoria Coach Station
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£181One-way
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21:00Cardiff, Sophia Gardens3h2000:20London, Victoria Coach Station
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£181One-way
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16:15Cardiff, Sophia Gardens4h0020:15London, Victoria Coach Station
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£181One-way

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Journey Summary

Cardiff to London Bus Information

Avg. Bus Duration:
4 hours 48 minutes
Coach Ticket Price: £6
Buses depart from:Cardiff
Bus arrives in:London
Distance:211 km
BusBus Companies:National Express

Buses from Cardiff to London: Journey Information

Average Price: £4.60
Buses per day: ~ 22
Connections: 0 or 1
Average Journey: 3hr 47mins
Fastest Journey: 3hr 20mins
Slowest Journey: 5hr 42mins


Which bus providers go from Cardiff to London?

National Express Coach Services and Megabus offer daily direct and in-direct services from Cardiff to London.

Buses from Cardiff to London

Buses are an excellent choice for travelling from Cardiff to London with National Express offering 20 daily services and Megabus operating 15. The first National Express departure is at 2:40 a.m. and services run throughout the day until 8:00 p.m. Services are direct, calling at Newport, and Chepstow. The first Megabus service leaves at 4:40 a.m. and the last at 11:45 p.m. Journey time ranges from 3 hours up to 5 hours and 45 minutes for certain Megabus routes which involve many stops.

What are the departure and arrival stations for buses from Cardiff to London?

Departure Station: National Express coaches depart from Sophia Gardens. Passengers can get here on bus 28 from Queen Street or X1 from Cardiff Central, each taking around 20 minutes. Megabus coaches leave from Kingsway (Stop GQ) in the centre of the city.

Arrival Station: Buses from Cardiff to London arrive at Victoria Coach Station. Passengers can continue on buses 22, 211, 239, C1 and and the N11 night service which stop in front of the station, and it’s a 300-metre walk to Victoria tube and rail stations.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Cardiff
London
BusCardiff (Bus Station)

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