The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Leeds to Cardiff will cost around £ 20 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 12.
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6 h 10 m
7 h 36 m
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Of the 13 buses that leave Leeds for Cardiff every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 280 km distance in an average of 7 h 36 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 6 h 10 m .
The slowest buses will take 10 h 15 m 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.
|Distance||174 miles (280 km)|
|Average coach duration||6 h 15 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£11 (€12)|
|Coach companies||National Express or Megabus|
Coaches from Leeds to Cardiff cover the 174 miles (280 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 15 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £7, but the average price of coach tickets is £11. Travellers depart most frequently from Leeds Railway Station and arrive in Cardiff, Sophia Gardens.
Buy your official National Express coach tickets between Leeds and Cardiff from £7 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular route.
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 between Leeds and Cardiff, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.
National Express has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by coach from Leeds to Cardiff:
When departing from Leeds, you have various coach station options to start your trip from including Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop, Leeds, York Street and Leeds, Coach Station. When arriving in Cardiff, you can end your journey in coach stations like Cardiff, Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, University and Cardiff, National Museum (Stop Rg).
Omio customers book a coach from Leeds Railway Station to Cardiff, Sophia Gardens most frequently for this route.
You can find the most popular departure coach station for this trip, Leeds Railway Station, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Leeds. The most popular arrival coach station in Cardiff, called Cardiff, Sophia Gardens, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city centre.
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