London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cardiff Central (CDF) bus

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Cheap coach tickets from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cardiff Central (CDF)

Showing times and prices for 19 May

Cheapest

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

National Express
23:4011h35
London Stansted Airport (STN)
11:15Cardiff Central (CDF)
£211One-way
0 changes
National Express
22:005h45
London Stansted Airport (STN)
03:45Cardiff Central (CDF)
£241One-way
0 changes
National Express
21:005h50
London Stansted Airport (STN)
02:50Cardiff Central (CDF)
£261One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableLondon Stansted Airport (STN) to Cardiff Central (CDF)

Showing buses for tomorrow, Sunday, 19 May
National Express
22:005h45
London Stansted Airport (STN)
03:45Cardiff Central (CDF)
0 changes
National Express
21:005h50
London Stansted Airport (STN)
02:50Cardiff Central (CDF)
0 changes
National Express
23:4011h35
London Stansted Airport (STN)
11:15Cardiff Central (CDF)
0 changes

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Bus times from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cardiff Central (CDF)

Showing times and prices for 19 May

Fastest Journey

5 h 45 m

Average

7 h 43 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

242 km

Of the 3 buses that leave London Stansted Airport (STN) for Cardiff Central (CDF) every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

National Express
22:005h45
London Stansted Airport (STN)
03:45Cardiff Central (CDF)
£241One-way
0 changes
National Express
21:005h50
London Stansted Airport (STN)
02:50Cardiff Central (CDF)
£261One-way
0 changes
National Express
23:4011h35
London Stansted Airport (STN)
11:15Cardiff Central (CDF)
£211One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cardiff Central (CDF)

distanceDistance149 miles
durationAverage coach duration5 h 40 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£27 (€30)
frequencyCoach frequency16 a day
changesDirect coachNo
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cardiff Central (CDF) cover the 149 miles long trip taking on average 5 h 40 min with our travel partners like National Express. Normally, there are 16 coaches operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £27, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £21.

Coach companies: National Express London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cardiff Central (CDF)

You can travel by coach to Cardiff Central (CDF) from London Stansted Airport (STN) with National Express. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

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 Stansted Airport (STN) - 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.

FAQs: London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cardiff Central (CDF) coach

FAQs: Take the bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) 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 Stansted Airport (STN) to Cardiff Central (CDF).
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Cheap coach tickets from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cardiff Central (CDF) can start from as little as £21 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cardiff Central (CDF) is £27; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The coach time to Cardiff Central (CDF) from London Stansted Airport (STN) is on average 5 h 40 min   for the 149 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to Cardiff Central (CDF) from London Stansted Airport (STN) by coach can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cardiff Central (CDF) leaves at 05: 50. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cardiff Central (CDF) leaves at 23: 40.
There are 16 coaches a day from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cardiff Central (CDF) which require at least one change with National Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer coaches.
For the trip from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cardiff Central (CDF) you can take a coach with National Express. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Cardiff Central (CDF) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The cheapest month for a coach from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Cardiff Central (CDF) is May.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from London Stansted Airport (STN) to 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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