London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff Central (CDF) bus

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Cheap coach tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff Central (CDF)

Showing times and prices for 19 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff Central (CDF) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

FlixBus
21:303h55
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
01:25Cardiff Central (CDF)
£121One-way
0 changes
FlixBus
08:504h40
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
13:30Cardiff Central (CDF)
£251One-way
0 changes
Megabus
19:205h10
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
00:30Cardiff Central (CDF)
£381One-way
0 changes
Megabus
09:145h26
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
14:40Cardiff Central (CDF)
£421One-way
0 changes
Megabus
19:285h12
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
00:40Cardiff Central (CDF)
£531One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableLondon Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff Central (CDF)

Showing buses for tomorrow, Sunday, 19 May
FlixBus
08:504h40
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
13:30Cardiff Central (CDF)
0 changes
Megabus
19:205h10
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
00:30Cardiff Central (CDF)
0 changes
FlixBus
21:303h55
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
01:25Cardiff Central (CDF)
0 changes
Megabus
19:285h12
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
00:40Cardiff Central (CDF)
0 changes
Megabus
09:145h26
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
14:40Cardiff Central (CDF)
0 changes

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Bus times from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff Central (CDF)

Showing times and prices for 19 May

Fastest Journey

3 h 55 m

Average

4 h 52 m

Buses per day

5

Distance

212 km

Of the 5 buses that leave London Gatwick Airport (LGW) for Cardiff Central (CDF) every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

FlixBus
21:303h55
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
01:25Cardiff Central (CDF)
£121One-way
0 changes
FlixBus
08:504h40
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
13:30Cardiff Central (CDF)
£251One-way
0 changes
Megabus
19:205h10
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
00:30Cardiff Central (CDF)
£381One-way
0 changes
Megabus
19:285h12
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
00:40Cardiff Central (CDF)
£531One-way
0 changes
Megabus
09:145h26
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
14:40Cardiff Central (CDF)
£421One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff Central (CDF)

distanceDistance131 miles
durationAverage coach duration3 h 55 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£30 (€34)
frequencyCoach frequency15 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 6 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesNational Express, Megabus or FlixBus

Coaches from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff Central (CDF) cover the 131 miles long trip taking on average 3 h 55 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus or FlixBus. Normally, there are 15 coaches operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £30, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £4.

Coach companies: National Express, Megabus and FlixBus London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff Central (CDF)

Find the best coaches from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff Central (CDF) with Omio's travel partners National Express, Megabus and FlixBus from £18. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

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 from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff Central (CDF), you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

Coach information from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff Central (CDF) with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 30 min
  • Cheapest Price: £40
  • National Express frequency: 7 a day

FAQs: London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff Central (CDF) coach

FAQs: Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff Central (CDF) 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 London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff Central (CDF).
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff Central (CDF) can start from as little as £4 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff Central (CDF) is £30; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff Central (CDF) coach travel time is 3 h 55 min   for the 131 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff Central (CDF) leaves at 08: 50. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff Central (CDF) leaves at 21: 30.
There are 15 coaches a day from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff Central (CDF) which require at least one change with National Express, Megabus or FlixBus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer coaches.
Take the London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff Central (CDF) coach with National Express, Megabus or FlixBus. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the journey to Cardiff Central (CDF) from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The cheapest month for a coach from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cardiff Central (CDF) is April.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Cardiff Central (CDF) including taking a train or coach.

Trains arriving to Cardiff Central

Distance from Cardiff Central to city center
Distance from Cardiff Central to city center
1.1 miles (1.8 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sat: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sun: 07: 30 - 21: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Commuter rail lines: City Line, Rhondda Line, Rhymney Line, Valley Line, South Wales Main Line
Train lines: Transport for Wales, CrossCountry, Great Western Railway
Location for Rail Replacement Services: At the rear car park (Penarth Road entrance)
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Cardiff Airport
14 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
Take the Transport for Wales train from the station to Dinas Powys, then take the 304 bus directly to the airport. The journey takes about 1 hour in total.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located outside of the main entrance.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxi rank is on the right as you exit the main station entrance
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: News agent and convenience store
Dining
Dining
Gourmet Coffee Bar & Kitchen | Pret a Manger | Tesco Express
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis | Enterprise | Europcar
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access in the whole station. There are also ramps for train access and elevators in the station.

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