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from Bangor to Cardiff

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Travel Information to Cardiff from Bangor

distanceDistance126 miles (204 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£64 - £98
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £64 • 9 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £98 • 4 h
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Arriva Trains Wales

Take a coach or train to travel 126 miles (204 km) to Cardiff from Bangor. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £64. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express or Arriva Trains Wales among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from Bangor to Cardiff.

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Travel from Bangor to Cardiff
Travel 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 Bangor to Cardiff.
What are my travel options from Bangor to Cardiff?

There are 2 ways that you can travel from Bangor to Cardiff. You can take a coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Bangor to Cardiff?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Bangor to Cardiff, which costs on average £64.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Cardiff:

A coach journey is usually £33 less than a journey to Cardiff by train, which costs on average £98 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get from Bangor to Cardiff?

The fastest way to get to Cardiff from Bangor is by train with an average travel time of 4 h.

There are alternative travel options to Cardiff that can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 9 h 10 min.

How far is Cardiff from Bangor?

You should expect to travel around 126 miles (204 km) from Bangor to Cardiff.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Bangor to Cardiff?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Bangor to Cardiff:

  • Coaches from Bangor to Cardiff most often leave from Bangor, Garth Road and arrive in Cardiff, Sophia Gardens.
  • Trains most often depart from Bangor at Bangor (Gwynedd) and arrive in Cardiff at Cardiff Central.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Bangor to Cardiff?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Bangor to Cardiff:

  • You can travel by coach from Bangor to Cardiff with National Express, and you can find National Express Bangor to Cardiff tickets for £64 on Omio.
  • You can travel between Bangor and Cardiff by train with Arriva Trains Wales. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £98 with Arriva Trains Wales from Bangor to Cardiff.
Can I find a direct route between Bangor and Cardiff?

Yes, there are direct services available to Cardiff from Bangor with the following travel operators:

  • You can travel directly by coach with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Cardiff as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Bangor and Cardiff.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Bangor to Cardiff?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Bangor to Cardiff often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like London, Bristol or Birmingham. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Bangor and Cardiff itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Cardiff and any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I buy my Bangor to Cardiff ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip between Bangor and Cardiff, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost on average £64 one way.
  • Train tickets cost £98 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Bangor to Cardiff online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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