Derby to Cardiff bus

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Cheap coach tickets from Derby to Cardiff

Showing times and prices for 23 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Derby to Cardiff is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

National Express
13:456h10
Derby
19:55Cardiff
£181One-way
0 changes
National Express
17:408h10
Derby
01:50Cardiff
£181One-way
0 changes
National Express
13:159h20
Derby
22:35Cardiff
£231One-way
0 changes
Megabus
13:009h05
Derby
22:05Cardiff
£431One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableDerby to Cardiff

Showing buses for tomorrow, Tuesday, 23 April
Megabus
13:009h05
Derby
22:05Cardiff
0 changes
National Express
13:159h20
Derby
22:35Cardiff
0 changes
National Express
13:456h10
Derby
19:55Cardiff
0 changes
National Express
17:408h10
Derby
01:50Cardiff
0 changes

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Bus times from Derby to Cardiff

Showing times and prices for 23 Apr

Fastest Journey

6 h 10 m

Average

8 h 11 m

Buses per day

4

Distance

198 km

Of the 4 buses that leave Derby for Cardiff every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

National Express
13:456h10
Derby
19:55Cardiff
£181One-way
0 changes
National Express
17:408h10
Derby
01:50Cardiff
£181One-way
0 changes
Megabus
13:009h05
Derby
22:05Cardiff
£431One-way
0 changes
National Express
13:159h20
Derby
22:35Cardiff
£231One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from Derby to Cardiff

distanceDistance123 miles
durationAverage coach duration5 h 25 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£24 (€26)
frequencyCoach frequency2 a day
changesDirect coachNo
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Derby to Cardiff cover the 123 miles long journey taking on average 5 h 25 min with our travel partners like National Express. Normally, there are 2 coaches operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £24, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £18. Travellers depart most frequently from Derby, Railway Station (Stop S1) and arrive in Cardiff, Sophia Gardens.

Coach companies: National Express Derby to Cardiff

Buy your official National Express coach tickets between Derby and Cardiff from £53 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach provider operating over 550 coaches per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates coach services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express coaches have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most coaches come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your coach to Cardiff from Derby, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

National Express from Derby to Cardiff coach information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 5 min
  • Cheapest Price: £53
  • National Express frequency: 2 a day

FAQs: Derby to Cardiff coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Derby to Cardiff 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 Derby to Cardiff.
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Cheap coach tickets from Derby to Cardiff can start from as little as £18 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Derby to Cardiff is £24; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Derby to Cardiff coach travel time is 5 h 25 min   for the 123 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Derby to Cardiff leaves at 06: 40. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Derby to Cardiff leaves at 17: 40.
There are 2 coaches a day from Derby to Cardiff which require at least one change with National Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer coaches.
Take the Derby to Cardiff coach with National Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the route between Derby and Cardiff as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from Derby, you have various coach station options to start your trip from including Derby, Railway Station (Stop S1), Derby, Royal Way (Derby Arena) and Derby, Bus Station. When arriving in Cardiff, you can end your journey in coach stations like Cardiff, Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, North Road (St Josephs Convent) and Cardiff, University.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Derby, Railway Station (Stop S1), which is located around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Cardiff, Sophia Gardens, located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a coach from Derby to Cardiff is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Cardiff from Derby including taking a coach or train.

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