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Coach Information to Nottingham from Cardiff

distanceDistance133 miles (214 km)
durationAverage coach duration8 h 40 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£12 (€13)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Cardiff to Nottingham cover the 133 miles (214 km) long trip taking on average 8 h 40 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £8, but the average price of coach tickets is £12. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Nottingham.

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Travel with National Express between Cardiff and Nottingham

You can travel by coach from Cardiff to Nottingham with National Express for as low as £8. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

National Express

Taking the coach with National Express is a great way to travel from Cardiff to Nottingham! National Express is the UK’s leading coach operator with hundreds of routes to cities, towns and major airports throughout the country at affordable prices. As an official travel partner of National Express, Omio shows you the best deals for National Express coach tickets between Cardiff and Nottingham, so you can book the cheapest, fastest or earliest ticket. Simply choose the best times and tickets available for the Cardiff to Nottingham journey on Omio. You can expect to travel around 133 miles (214 km) from Cardiff to Nottingham on a National Express coach.

All National Express coaches have air conditioning and free WiFi access as well as onboard entertainment. Most coaches have seat belts and power outlets in every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long route. You can select from three ticket options for the Cardiff to Nottingham coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. If you’re looking for more flexibility on cancelling or changing your coach ticket easily, we recommend booking the Fully Flexible Fare option.

These are National Express 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the coach between Cardiff and Nottingham:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

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FAQs
How much do cheap coach tickets between Cardiff and Nottingham cost?
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach from Cardiff to Nottingham for the next 7 days starting from £8  one way.
What is the average price of coach tickets from Cardiff to Nottingham?
If you’re looking to buy tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Cardiff to Nottingham coach prices are on average £12  one way.
What is the distance by coach from Cardiff to Nottingham?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Cardiff and Nottingham via coach to be approximately 133 miles (214 km).
How long is the coach from Cardiff to Nottingham?
The Cardiff to Nottingham coach duration is on average 8 h 40 min, which is to be expected when travelling 133 miles (214 km) from Cardiff to Nottingham. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
When travelling by coach from Cardiff to Nottingham, which coach station in Cardiff do I depart from and which coach station in Nottingham do I arrive in?

When taking the coach to Nottingham from Cardiff, you can choose to depart from coach stations like Cardiff, Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, University and Cardiff, National Museum (Stop Rg). Your route can end in coach stations such as Nottingham, Nottingham, Bulwell Bus Station (Stop BU07) and Nottingham, Friar Lane (Stop F4).

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Cardiff Central   and arrive in Nottingham.

Where is the coach station in Cardiff? Where is the coach station in Nottingham?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their coaches from Cardiff Central and need to travel around 0.2 miles (425 m) from the city centre to get to this coach station.

Passengers arriving in Nottingham most often arrive at Nottingham and need to travel around 0.2 miles (436 m) from this coach station to the city centre.

What coach companies offer a service between Cardiff and Nottingham?
For the trip from Cardiff to Nottingham you can take a coach with National Express. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services between Cardiff and Nottingham on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
When should I buy Cardiff Nottingham coach tickets to score the best deals?
If you book Cardiff to Nottingham coach tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £12. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for coaches from Cardiff to Nottingham. Look out for coach tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.