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Coach Information to York from Cardiff

distanceDistance192 miles (309 km)
durationAverage coach duration8 h 47 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£18 (€20)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Cardiff to York cover the 192 miles (309 km) long route taking on average 8 h 47 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £10, but the average price of coach tickets is £18. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in York, Train Station.

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Cardiff to York with National Express

Travel from Cardiff to York from £10 with Omio’s coach partners National Express! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

National Express

Enjoy a comfortable coach ride from Cardiff to York with National Express, the UK’s leading long-distance coach operator. National Express connects hundreds of cities and towns throughout the country and even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi access and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so charging your phone or laptop won’t be a problem.

Omio shows you the National Express coach timetable for the Cardiff to York journey, so you can select the best times for your upcoming route. You can take a coach with National Express for the 192 miles (309 km) journey between Cardiff and York with prices starting as low as £21. Select from three different ticket options: 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. Once you’ve picked your preferred ticket, book a cheap coach between Cardiff and York on Omio today!

When you buy your National Express coach tickets between Cardiff and York don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

  • 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.

Travel Tips

Buses from Cardiff to York
Take the bus to York 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 Cardiff to York.
How much does a cheap coach to York from Cardiff cost?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach from Cardiff to York for the next 7 days starting from £10  one way.
How much is a coach ticket from Cardiff to York?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a coach ticket to York from Cardiff is £18  one way.
What is the distance by coach from Cardiff to York?
The distance to York from Cardiff by coach is approximately 192 miles (309 km).
How long is the coach to York from Cardiff?
On average the coach from Cardiff to York duration is 8 h 47 min  for the 192 miles (309 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure coach station in Cardiff and arrival coach station in York?

When taking a coach from Cardiff, you have a couple of coach stations you can depart from including Cardiff, Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, University and Cardiff, National Museum (Stop Rg). When you arrive in York, your coach can arrive in coach stations including York, Train Station, York, Rail Station and York, Castle Howard (The Grounds).

Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from Cardiff Central   to York, Train Station.

Where is the coach station in Cardiff to go to York? Where is the coach station in York located?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their coaches from Cardiff Central and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to get to this coach station.

Passengers arriving in York most often arrive at York, Train Station and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this coach station to the city centre.

What coach companies go from Cardiff to York?
For the best Cardiff to York coach to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services from Cardiff to York to compare what amenities they may offer.
When does the first coach depart from Cardiff to York? When does the last coach depart from Cardiff to York?
You can take the first coach from Cardiff to York at 07: 10   or take the last coach from Cardiff to York leaving at 19: 15. Look for the latest Cardiff York coach times on Omio and book the best time to take the coach for this route.
How early should I book coach tickets to York from Cardiff to score the best deals?
You can find a coach between Cardiff and York to cost on average £18 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying coach tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Cardiff to York coach generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey