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Coach Information between Liverpool and Cardiff

distanceDistance133 miles (215 km)
durationAverage coach duration6 h 30 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£16 (€19)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Liverpool to Cardiff cover the 133 miles (215 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 30 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £9, but the average price of coach tickets is £16. Travellers depart most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street and arrive in Cardiff, Sophia Gardens.

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Liverpool to Cardiff with National Express

For as little as £9 you can travel by coach from Liverpool to Cardiff with National Express. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

National Express

National Express is a great way to travel comfortably and affordably between Liverpool and Cardiff. As the UK’s leading long-distance coach operator, National Express offers hundreds of routes to cities, towns and major airports throughout the country with maximum savings and comfort in mind for each passenger. Omio shows you National Express coach timetables and ticket options for the Liverpool to Cardiff journey, so you can find the cheapest deals to travel by coach. On a National Express coach, you can expect to travel 133 miles (215 km) from Liverpool to Cardiff.

All coaches from National Express provide air conditioning, free WiFi and onboard entertainment to keep you feeling comfortable and entertained during a long journey. Most coaches have seat belts and power outlets in every seat, perfect if you need to charge your phone or laptop. There are three different tickets that you can pick for the Liverpool to Cardiff 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.

When you buy your National Express coach tickets between Liverpool and Cardiff 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.

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FAQs
What is the cost of cheap coaches to Cardiff from Liverpool?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap coach from Liverpool to Cardiff for as little as £9  in the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a coach from Liverpool to Cardiff?
The Liverpool to Cardiff coach ticket price is on average £16  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.
How many miles is it from Liverpool to Cardiff by coach?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Liverpool and Cardiff via coach to be approximately 133 miles (215 km).
How long is the coach journey between Liverpool and Cardiff?
On average the coach from Liverpool to Cardiff duration is 6 h 30 min  for the 133 miles (215 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
What station does the Liverpool to Cardiff coach leave from? Which Cardiff coach station do I come into from Liverpool?

Some of the Liverpool coach stations to Cardiff you can start your journey from include Liverpool, Liverpool One, Liverpool, One Bus Station, Canning Place and Liverpool, Kempston Street. Similarly, some of the arrival coach stations in Cardiff include Cardiff, Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, University and Cardiff, National Museum (Stop Rg).

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street   and arriving in Cardiff, Sophia Gardens.

Where is the Liverpool coach station located? Where is the Cardiff coach station located?

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Liverpool Lime Street, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Cardiff, Sophia Gardens, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre.

Which coach companies should I travel with from Liverpool to Cardiff?
For the best Liverpool to Cardiff 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 Liverpool to Cardiff to compare what amenities they may offer.
When is the earliest coach from Liverpool to Cardiff? When is the last coach from Liverpool to Cardiff?
The earliest coach departing from Liverpool to Cardiff leaves at 06: 50. The last coach departing from Liverpool to Cardiff leaves at 15: 45. You can find the latest Liverpool to Cardiff coach timetable on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How early should I book coach tickets from Liverpool to Cardiff to score the best deals?
If you purchase a coach ticket between Liverpool 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 to Cardiff from Liverpool are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey