Leeds to Cardiff coach

Cheap bus tickets from Leeds to Cardiff

Showing times and prices for 11 Aug

Cheapest

£20

Average

£30

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.

Cheapest
18:20Leeds7h00 01:20Cardiff
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£201One-way
Cheapest
18:20Leeds6h55 01:15Cardiff
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£201One-way
05:30Leeds7h35 13:05Cardiff
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£251One-way
05:30Leeds7h40 13:10Cardiff
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£251One-way
18:30Leeds, Coach Station8h45 03:15Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
1 change
£271One-way

Bus Timetable Leeds to Cardiff

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05:30Leeds7h35 13:05Cardiff
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05:30Leeds7h40 13:10Cardiff
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05:50Leeds, Coach Station6h45 12:35Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
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07:45Leeds, Coach Station6h55 14:40Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
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09:30Leeds, Coach Station7h50 17:20Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
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11:00Leeds, Coach Station7h00 18:00Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
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14:00Leeds, Coach Station6h40 20:40Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
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15:00Leeds, Coach Station8h59 23:59Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
1 change
15:15Leeds, Coach Station8h45 00:00Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
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16:00Leeds, Coach Station9h25 01:25Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
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18:20Leeds7h00 01:20Cardiff
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18:20Leeds6h55 01:15Cardiff
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18:30Leeds, Coach Station8h45 03:15Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
1 change

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Bus times from Leeds to Cardiff

Showing times and prices for 11 Aug

Fastest Journey

6 h 40 m

Average

7 h 42 m

Buses per day

13

Distance

280 km

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.

Fastest
14:00Leeds, Coach Station6h40 20:40Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
1 change
£351One-way
2nd Fastest
05:50Leeds, Coach Station6h45 12:35Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
1 change
£291One-way
18:20Leeds6h55 01:15Cardiff
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£201One-way
07:45Leeds, Coach Station6h55 14:40Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
1 change
£351One-way
18:20Leeds7h00 01:20Cardiff
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£201One-way

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Overview: Coach from Leeds to Cardiff

distanceDistance174 miles
durationAverage coach duration6 h 55 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£16 (€19)
frequencyCoach frequency3 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 3 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesNational Express, Flixbus or Megabus

Coaches from Leeds to Cardiff cover the 174 miles long route taking on average 6 h 55 min with our travel partners like National Express, Flixbus or Megabus. Normally, there are 3 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £16, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £14. Travellers depart most frequently from Leeds Railway Station and arrive in Cardiff, Sophia Gardens.

Coach companies: National Express and FlixBus Leeds to Cardiff

Travel from Leeds to Cardiff from £14 with Omio’s coach partners National Express and FlixBus! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.

National Express
FlixBus

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 Leeds, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost coach operators, founded in Germany and offering long-distance coach services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

    Leeds to Cardiff coach information with FlixBus:

    • Average Duration: 14 h 5 min
    • FlixBus frequency: 1 a day

    Travel Tips: Coach to Cardiff from Leeds

    Take the bus to Cardiff 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 Leeds to Cardiff.
    FAQs
    Omio customers have found the cheapest coaches between Leeds and Cardiff to cost as little as £14  in the next 7 days.
    If you’re looking to book tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Leeds to Cardiff coach prices are on average £16  one way.
    When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Leeds and Cardiff via coach to be approximately 174 miles.
    The coach time to Cardiff from Leeds is on average 6 h 55 min  for the 174 miles long journey, but the time it takes to go between Leeds and Cardiff by coach can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

    When taking a coach from Leeds, you have a couple of coach stations you can depart from including Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop, Leeds, Coach Station and Leeds, York Street (Travel Centre). When you arrive in Cardiff, your coach can arrive in coach stations including Cardiff, Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, University and Cardiff, Gorsedd Gardens Rd / Museum Ave.

    Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from Leeds Railway Station   to Cardiff, Sophia Gardens.

    You can find the most popular departure coach station for this trip, Leeds Railway Station, located approximately 1.2 miles (2 km) from the city centre of Leeds. The most popular arrival coach station in Cardiff, called Cardiff, Sophia Gardens, is located around 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from its city centre.

    For the route from Leeds to Cardiff you can take a coach with National Express, Flixbus or Megabus. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services to Cardiff from Leeds on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    Yes, there are 3 direct coaches per day between Leeds and Cardiff, and you can find a direct coach for this journey with Megabus  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you buy your coach ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
    On average, there are 3 coaches a day from Leeds to Cardiff. The coach times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The first coach from Leeds to Cardiff leaves at 04: 50   and the last coach for this leaves at 18: 30. Omio shows you the latest coach from Leeds to Cardiff timetable to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
    If you purchase a coach ticket between Leeds and Cardiff within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £16 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets between Leeds and Cardiff are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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