London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cardiff Central (CDF) bus

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Cheap coach tickets from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cardiff Central (CDF)

Showing times and prices for 19 May

Cheapest

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

Megabus
01:407h25
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
09:05Cardiff Central (CDF)
£131One-way
0 changes
Megabus
18:304h10
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
22:40Cardiff Central (CDF)
£151One-way
0 changes
Megabus
11:302h35
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
14:05Cardiff Central (CDF)
£191One-way
0 changes
Megabus
21:252h34
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
23:59Cardiff Central (CDF)
£341One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableLondon Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cardiff Central (CDF)

Showing buses for tomorrow, Sunday, 19 May
Megabus
21:252h34
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
23:59Cardiff Central (CDF)
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Megabus
11:302h35
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
14:05Cardiff Central (CDF)
0 changes
Megabus
18:304h10
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
22:40Cardiff Central (CDF)
0 changes
Megabus
01:407h25
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
09:05Cardiff Central (CDF)
0 changes

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Bus times from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cardiff Central (CDF)

Showing times and prices for 19 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 34 m

Average

4 h 11 m

Buses per day

4

Distance

189 km

Of the 4 buses that leave London Heathrow Airport (LHR) for Cardiff Central (CDF) every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Megabus
21:252h34
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
23:59Cardiff Central (CDF)
£341One-way
0 changes
Megabus
11:302h35
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
14:05Cardiff Central (CDF)
£191One-way
0 changes
Megabus
18:304h10
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
22:40Cardiff Central (CDF)
£151One-way
0 changes
Megabus
01:407h25
London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
09:05Cardiff Central (CDF)
£131One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cardiff Central (CDF)

distanceDistance117 miles
durationAverage coach duration2 h 35 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£15 (€17)
frequencyCoach frequency11 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 11 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesMegabus, National Express or FlixBus

Coaches from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cardiff Central (CDF) cover the 117 miles long route taking on average 2 h 35 min with our travel partners like Megabus, National Express or FlixBus. Normally, there are 11 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £15, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £3.

Coach companies: Megabus and National Express London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cardiff Central (CDF)

Megabus and National Express coaches will get you to Cardiff Central (CDF) from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) from £16. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.

National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the London Heathrow Airport (LHR) - Cardiff Central (CDF) coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cardiff Central (CDF) coach information with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 50 min
  • Cheapest Price: £35
  • National Express frequency: 11 a day

FAQs: London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cardiff Central (CDF) coach

FAQs: Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 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 Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cardiff Central (CDF).
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cardiff Central (CDF) can start from as little as £3 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cardiff Central (CDF) is £15; 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 Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cardiff Central (CDF) coach travel time is 2 h 35 min   for the 117 mile long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cardiff Central (CDF) leaves at 08: 10. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cardiff Central (CDF) leaves at 22: 40.
Yes, there are 11 direct coaches a day from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cardiff Central (CDF) with National Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct coaches.
For the best London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cardiff Central (CDF) coach to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Megabus, National Express or FlixBus. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services to Cardiff Central (CDF) from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to compare what amenities they may offer.
A trip to Cardiff Central (CDF) from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 35 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a coach from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cardiff Central (CDF) is March.
You have options as you can travel from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Cardiff Central (CDF) 2 different ways: 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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